Tottenham Hotspur welcome Norwich City to the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Wednesday, with Jose Mourinho’s side in need of a win following a poor recent run of form.
The visitors tasted victory on Saturday for just the fourth time within the Premier League this season and know any positive result here will do their chances of survival tons of excellent .
Spurs are struggling for goals within the absence of injured talisman Harry Kane and have now gone three successive top-flight matches without scoring after a stalemate against resurgent Watford at the weekend.
Jose Mourinho’s side will hope to urge their bid for a top-four finish back to gear against a Norwich team
that are six points adrift of safety despite claiming a morale-boosting convert fellow strugglers Bournemouth last outing .
Tottenham, who are browsing a rough stretch, desperately need an enormous performance this Wednesday. The factors seem to be in favor of them doing so.
They are reception , and are taking over the worst team within the competition as of now, the newly-promoted Norwich.
However, they continue to be vulnerable at the rear having conceded 45 goals this season already,
while the Canaries have also lost eight of their 11 league away games this season.
Norwich’s one away win came at Everton in November and that they have picked up just one point on the road since.
Six points adrift of safety, a win at Spurs would do plenty for his or her chances of survival.
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Tottenham vs Norwich City Team News
Spurs will hope to be ready to welcome back Danny Rose for this match, with the left-back closing in on a return from a back injury.
Hugo Lloris and Tanguy Ndombele also are nearing a return, but will likely miss this match,
while it’s also come too early for Ben Davies.
Harry Kane is additionally a long-term absentee and can probably not appear until April at the earliest.
Norwich are going to be without Godfrey after he was sent off against Bournemouth,
while fellow centre-back Timm Klose remains out with a knee injury.
New signing Lukas Rupp could are available after impressing from the bench, though,
while fellow new boy Ondrej Duda should keep his place.
Tottenham midfielder Tanguy Ndombele has recovered from the hip injury he suffered on New Year’s Day Day.
Head coach Jose Mourinho remains without Ben Davies, Harry Kane, Hugo Lloris and Moussa Sissoko.
Norwich defender Ben Godfrey is suspended following his sending off against Bournemouth.
Emiliano Buendia has been ruled out with a muscle problem and joins Timm Klose, Mario Vrancic and Ralf Fahrmann on the sidelines.
Tottenham vs Norwich City Line Up
Tottenham Hotspur possible starting lineup:
Gazzaniga; Aurier, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Tanganga; Lo Celso, Dier; Lamela, Alli, Moura; Son
Norwich City possible starting lineup:
Krul; Aarons, Hanley, Zimmermann, Byram; McLean, Rupp, Duda; Buendia, Pukki, Cantwell
Tottenham vs Norwich Head-to-head (h2h)
Five of the previous eight wins visited Spurs.
Norwich conceded two or more goals in four of the last five fixtures.
It’s been eight years since the guests have won at Spurs’ home,
and that’s been the sole such win they recorded this past 20 years .
The combined scorecard for the previous two matches at Spurs’ house is 5-0, in favor of the hosts.
How to watch Tottenham vs Norwich City
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