Tottenham host Burnley in the Premier League on Sunday in a huge clash at the top and bottom of the table.

Spurs are one point behind city rivals Arsenal in the race for the Champions League after beating the Gunners at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Thursday night.

Antonio Conte is desperate to secure Champions League football at Tottenham next year

getty

Antonio Conte is desperate to secure Champions League football at Tottenham next year

The result means that Spurs can jump above the Gunners before they play Newcastle on Monday night.

However, it is also a vital fixture for the Clarets as they are deep in a relegation battle and need to take something from this match.

But Burnley’s record against Tottenham in north London is shocking, and they have lost nine of their last ten visits and haven’t won there since 1983.

Still, they can take encouragement from their spirited 1-0 victory over Spurs at Turf Moor earlier this season.

Mike Jackson’s side must bounce back from the 3-1 defeat to Aston Villa

Getty

Mike Jackson’s side must bounce back from the 3-1 defeat to Aston Villa

Tottenham v Burnley: talkSPORT coverage

This Premier League clash will take place on Sunday, May 14 at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium with kick-off at 12pm.

The match will be exclusively live on talkSPORT and coverage will start at 11am with Faye Carruthers.

Commentary will come from Clive Tyldesley and former Chelsea defender Scott Minto.

To tune in to talkSPORT or talkSPORT 2, click  HERE for the live stream.

  • App iPhone – Download from the Apple store
  • Android – Download from Google Play
  • Radio – talkSPORT is available across the United Kingdom via DAB digital radio and on 1089 or 1053 AM
  • TV – Listen to talkSPORT through your TV on the following channels: Sky: Channel 0108 Virgin Media: Channel 927 Freeview: Channel 723 Freesat: Channel 731

Ben Mee’s header was the difference the last time these two met

Getty

Ben Mee’s header was the difference the last time these two met

Tottenham v Burnley: Team news

As it stands, Tottenham don’t have any new injuries to worry about but they will be without Sergio Reguilon.

Matt Doherty, Japhet Tanganga and Oliver Skipp are out for the remainder of the campaign.

Meanwhile, the away side are down to the bare bones.

The Clarets will definitely be without Ben Mee, Ashley Westwood and Johann Berg Gudmundsson.

James Tarkowski was substituted against Aston Villa with an unknown problem, so could miss out.

Jay Rodriguez has also been absent from Burnley’s last two fixtures, and Maxwel Cornet has only just returned from a slight knee issue.

Will Tarkowski be fit to play against Spurs?

Getty

Will Tarkowski be fit to play against Spurs?

Tottenham v Burnley: What has been said?

Burnley interim head coach Mike Jackson: “You can’t win every game and how can we react, respond and come together.

“This group has done that before and we have a bit of time now to look where we could be better and how we can improve and we focus everything now on the three games we have to go.”

Tottenham v Burnley: Match stats

  • Maxwel Cornet is Burnley’s top scorer in the Premier League this season, with his eight goals more than double any other player has netted for the Clarets. He is two goals from becoming the fourth Ivorian to net at least 10 times in his debut Premier League campaign, after Didier Drogba (2004-05), Arouna Koné (2012-13) and Wilfried Bony (2013-14).
  • Tottenham striker Harry Kane is the Premier League’s all-time highest goalscorer in games played on Sunday (69). If he scores here, he’d be the first player in the competition’s history to score 70+ goals on two different days of the week (70 on Saturday).
  • Tottenham’s Harry Kane has been involved in 11 goals in 11 Premier League games against Burnley (8 goals, 3 assists), scoring seven in his last seven against them in the competition.
  • Of all current 20 Premier League sides, Burnley have the highest loss rate in games played on Sundays in the competition’s history (60% – lost 37/62). However, the Clarets did win their last such game (1-0 at Wolves), last winning consecutive Sunday matches in September/October 2017.
  • Burnley have won just two of their last 18 Premier League away games (D7 L9), after back-to-back wins on the road in April/May last year. However, they did win their last away league game, coming from behind to beat Watford 2-1.
  • Tottenham have played more Premier League games on a Sunday than any other team (318), but have also lost more games on this day than any other side (98).
  • Tottenham lost their final home league game 2-1 against Aston Villa last season – they’ve not lost their last home game in consecutive campaigns since 1992-93 and 1993-94 (against Blackburn and QPR).
  • Burnley could become just the fourth side to complete a top-flight double against a team managed by Spurs’ Antonio Conte, after Sampdoria (2012-13), Manchester City (2017-18) and Juventus (2019-20).
  • Burnley could become just the fourth side to complete a top-flight double against a team managed by Spurs’ Antonio Conte, after Sampdoria (2012-13), Manchester City (2017-18) and Juventus (2019-20).
  • Tottenham are unbeaten in their last nine home league games against Burnley (W8 D1), winning the last three by an aggregate score of 10-0.

Betting Offer Of The Day

BetVictor: Bet £10 Get £60 in Free Bets + 60 Free Spins* – CLAIM HERE

  • Get £20 free bet on the FA Cup Final 14.05.22
  • Get £20 free bet on the final weekend of PL 22.05.22
  • Get £20 free bet on the Champions League Final 28.05.22

18+ New customers only. Opt in, bet £10+  on football at odds 2.00+ Offer valid from 10:00 GMT 05.05.22 until 16:45 GMT 14.05.22 No cash out. Get 3x £20 Free Bets on selected events + 60 Free Spins on Fishin’ Frenzy Slot. Bonuses expire in 7 days. Card payments only. T&Cs apply, see below. begambleaware.org | Please gamble responsibly

Source

Previous articleDeclan Rice to REJECT new West Ham deal, Haaland ‘£128m Man City release clause’, Lewandowski wants Barcelona transfer
Next article‘He’s a bit like Phillip Lahm’ – Nigel Winterburn tips Arsenal to sign Scottish starlet Aaron Hickey