Tottenham Hotspur must forget for a moment the drama that happened in the Premier League standings, and shifted focus to the League Cup event, despite the fact that the competition, also known as the Carabao Cup, is a secondary competition in England. Because the team directed by Mauricio Pochettino has reached the quarter-finals, and in that round they will face Chelsea. Yes, the London derby party will take place on Wednesday morning WIB, 9 January 2019 at Wembley Stadium, London.
As we said, Totteham Hotspur must forget the sweet results they have recently recorded in the Premier League, because in fact there is another competition that must also be taken seriously by Mauricio Pochettino’s team. Speaking of statistics, it looks like Spurs need not doubt. They did have a number of disappointing results at the beginning of this season, but the performance of Harry Kane cs improved so until the turn of last year. Of the last five parties, Spurs only swallowed one defeat and won 4 times.
Playing at home may make Spurs more favored to win, but dealing with Chelsea has never been easier. Moreover, the fact is that the team made by Maurizio Sarri also performed well throughout the first half of the season, and now they are ranked 4th in the Premier League standings. The Blues also recorded a good performance in the League Cup this season, it’s just that, they lost in the last five meetings record against Spurs, with three defeats and only once won when they visit the headquarters of the rivals.
Head to head Matches – Tottenham Hotspur vs. Chelsea:
25-11-2018 Tottenham 3-1 Chelsea
04-01-2018 Chelsea 1-3 Tottenham
20-08-2017 Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea
04-22-2017 Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham
05-01-2017 Tottenham 2-0 Chelsea.
Tottenham Hotspur’s Last 5 Matches:
12-12-2018 Everton 2-6 Tottenham
Tottenham’s 26-12-2018 Bournemouth 5-0
12-29-2018 Tottenham 1-3 Wolverhampton
02-01-2019 Cardiff 0-3 Tottenham
05-01-2019 Tranmere 0-7 Tottenham.
Chelsea’s Last 5 Matches:
12-22-2018 Chelsea 0-1 Leicester
12-27-2018 Watford 1-2 Chelsea
12-12-2018 Palace 0-1 Chelsea
01-01-2019 Chelsea 0-0 Southampton
05-01-2019 Chelsea 2-0 Forest.
Tottenham Hotspur (4-2-3-1): Gazzaniga ,: Aurier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Rose; Sissoko, Winks; Son, Alli, Eriksen; Kane. Manager: Mauricio Pochettino.
Chelsea (4-3-3): Caballero; Zappacosta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso; Kante, Jorginho, Barkley; Morata, Hazard, Willian. Manager: Maurizio Sarri.