Stat Pack: Saints vs Tottenham

By SFC Media time Tue 27 Dec Saints vs Spurs
Photo by Matt Watson | Saints celebrate at Bournemouth

Ahead of the visit of Tottenham Hotspur to St Mary's on Wednesday, take a look at some key pre-match statistics.

- Southampton's 2-1 win over Spurs in May ended a run of seven Premier League games without beating them (D1 L6).

- After six successive away defeats to the Saints in all competitions, Tottenham are unbeaten in their last four games against them on the south coast (W3 D1).

- Southampton's 17 Premier League games this season have seen just 33 goals scored; fewer than any other side.

- Only Chelsea (43) have allowed their opponents fewer shots on target than Southampton (45) in the Premier League this season.

- Spurs' boss Mauricio Pochettino took charge of Saints 54 times in the Premier League, winning 35% of his matches (19).

Mauricio Pochettino in charge of Southampton against Everton at St Mary's in 2014.

- Tottenham (111) are one of only two sides to have attempted 100+ shots on target in the Premier League this season, alongside Liverpool.

- Saints haven't conceded a home goal in five hours and five minutes of Premier League football.

- Since joining Saints in August 2014, Fraser Forster has kept a clean sheet in 40% of his Premier League matches (26/65) and conceded only 54 goals.

 - Harry Kane has scored with just two of his 17 shots in the Premier League since November 26th and one of these goals was a penalty.

- Spurs are winless in five Premier League away games, losing the last two (D3 L2). They haven't lost three successive away games in the competition since March 2014 under Tim Sherwood.

- Kyle Walker has assisted four goals this season in the Premier League; more than any other defender - only Nathaniel Clyne (28) has created more chances from defence than the Spurs full-back (26).


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