Tottenham vs Fulham Live Stream and Highlights
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Date: March 17, 2013; Time: 3:00 PM UTC;
Venue: White Hart Lane — London.
Spurs will try to rehabilitate after the first defeat in 13 games. The hosts are in superb form in domestic league and will be doing their best to hold Champions League place.
Tottenham stands 3rd in the EPL with 54 points from 29 matches, having 16 wins, 6 draws and 7 losses so far this season. The Spurs are 2 points ahead of 4th-placed Chelsea and 7 points ahead of 5th-placed Arsenal. Their present form has seen 3 wins and 2 defeats from last five games. Last five home matches the Spurs have finished with 1 draw and 4 straight wins. Last week they have played some indifferent games with a lot of errors which finished with a 3-2 loss to Liverpool in the EPL and 4-1 defeat to Inter in Europa League, which could cost them quarter-final place. So, they will hope to get back to winning ways. The first fixture between the two sides in December finished with a 3-0 win to Tottenham.
Fulham are 10th in the league table with 33 points from 28 games. They have 8 wins, 9 draws, and 11 losses and are 7 points behind 9th-placed Swansea. Also, the Cottagers are quail on points with four clubs. They have been in good form lately with 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat from last 5 games. Last five away matches Fulham have finished with 1 win, 2 draws and 2 defeats. Dimitar Berbatov, Mousa Dembele and Clint Dempsey could play against their former clubs. Also, Martin Jol worked as head coach of Tottenham between 2004-07.
Emmanuel Adebayor and Aaron Lennon missed the game against Liverpool, but both played in the 4-1 defeat to Inter in the Europa League in midweek. Tom Huddlestone has recuperated after injury, while Sandro remains a long-term injured.
Fulham head coach Martin Jol has almost fully fit team. Only Mahamdou Diarra (is out due to knee injury. Eyong Enoh and Kerim Frei are close to return to match fitness.
Tottenham line-up: Lloris, Walker, Dawson, Vertonghen, Assou-Ekotto, Lennon, Parker, Dembele, Bale, Holtby, Defoe.
Last three matches:
FC Internazionale 4 – Tottenham 1;
Liverpool 3 – Tottenham 2;
Tottenham 3 – FC Internazionale 0.
Fulham line-up: Schwarzer, Riether, Hangeland, Senderos, Riise, Dejagah, Sidwell, Karagounis, Duff, Ruiz, Berbatov.
Last three matches:
Sunderland 2 – Fulham 2;
Fulham 1 – Stoke 0;
Norwich City 0 – Fulham 0.