Wolverhampton vs Tottenham Hotspur EPL Game Picks 2/29/2020
Sunday, March 1, 2020
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Tanguy Ndombele and Tottenham Hotspur (11-7-9, 6th in EPL) host Wolverhampton (9-12-6, 8th in EPL) at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Sunday, March 1, 2020. The expected starting goalies are Rui Patricio for Wolverhampton and Hugo Lloris for Tottenham Hotspur. The odds on this contest have Wolverhampton priced at +331 and Tottenham are priced at -115. The O/U opens at 2.5.
Wolverhampton comes into this game holding a mark of 9 wins, 12 draws, and 6 defeats which is good for 8th in EPL. During the season thus far, they have converted a total of 36 goals which ranks them 8th in the league. Their goal differential is +6, which is good for 7th in the league. Concerning shots on target, they have compiled a total of 107 which ranks them 12th in the league. As a unit, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC has racked up a total of 298 fouls which means they have an average of 11 fouls per game. They have compiled a total of 39 points for the season and they are averaging an attendance of 31,351.
Raúl Jiménez is one of the players to watch for the Wolves. The forward from Mexico has participated in 241 contests in the time he has played soccer and has played a total of 14,352 mins. Up to now, the 28-year-old has connected on 73 goals and has had an assist on 31 goals. He has a career average of 59.6 minutes per appearance. Jiménez has been a starter in 152 contests and has a total of 198 fouls in the process. As to shots on target, Jiménez has totaled 209 which is 41st when compared to active players and 25th among forwards. João Moutinho is another player to keep an eye on for the team from Wolverhampton. The 32-year-old from Portugal has scored 36 goals over the course of his pro soccer career which puts him at 80th out of all players still active in the Premier League. He has played a total of 38,826 mins over the course of his pro soccer career which puts him at 2nd among active midfielders and has an average of 82.8 minutes per game which puts him at 48th in the Premier League. In the time he has played pro soccer, he has totaled 161 shots on target which puts him at 23rd among active midfielders.
Looking after the net for the Wolves is Rui Patricio from Portugal. He has racked up 35,125 mins protecting the net in his career. Patricio has conceded 0.91 goals per 90 minutes in his career which has him sitting 4th out of all active goalies in EPL. During his time playing professional soccer, he's surrendered 357 goals. He has a career save percentage of .742 which has him sitting 5th among active goalies.
Tottenham Hotspur is the team looking to add points to their total and for the year they have 11 victories, 7 draws, and 9 defeats. In connection with goal differential, they rank 6th in the EPL with +8. They have earned a total of 42 goals for the season. Tottenham Hotspur has a team save percentage of .717 which currently has them sitting 7th in the EPL, which tells us they are a tough team to score against. They are averaging a crowd of 59,485 ranking them 4th in the EPL.
One of the stars for the Spurs is Tanguy Ndombele. The 22 year-old has drilled 5 balls past the goalie in his career. He ranks 62nd among active midfielders in assists with 19 and has connected on 24 shots on target. He has played a total of 8,061 minutes and has an average of 69.5 mins per game. Another name to know on this team is Lucas Moura. The forward from Brazil has racked up 48 goals in his career which places him at 41st among active forwards. He also has totaled 161 fouls.
In net for the Spurs is Hugo Lloris who has had a good career by surrendering only 1.04 goals per 90 mins and that places him 6th in the Premier League. In the 41,786 mins he's been on the field in his career, he has allowed 482 goals. He's earned a career save percentage of .730 which has him ranking 6th out of all goalies still active in the Premier League.
Who will win tonight's EPL game ATS?
Josh's Pick: Take Tottenham Hotspur (-115)
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