Tottenham Hotspur will make a long journey up north to take on Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday. Spurs are flying high at the moment after earning an impressive 3-1 victory at Stamford Bridge versus Chelsea in their last league outing. Mauricio Pochettino will be hoping that his players can build on that victory and continue their good run in the league by bagging maximum points against the Potters tomorrow.
The home team are in dire need of some positive results as they find themselves in danger of being relegated from the top tier of English football at the end of this season. An upset against Spurs could help them get closer to safety but a defeat could leave their chances of survival in tatters. The recent history of this fixture makes a grim reading for the Potters as they have lost in each of their previous four league meetings with Spurs.
Pochettino is expected to opt for a 4-2-3-1 formation and might hand Harry Kane a start up top.
4-2-3-1 Tottenham Hotspur Predicted Lineup To Face Stoke City
Hugo Lloris could line up in goal for Mauricio Pochettino’s side once again and might be protected by a backline of Davinson Sanchez and Jan Vertonghen in central defence while Ben Davies operates as the left-back and Kieran Trippier starts on the right-hand side of the back four.
The Spurs defence has only conceded 26 goals in 31 league matches so it is highly likely that they will keep things tight at the back when they lace up to face the…