Match: Stoke City vs. Tottenham Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Date: Monday, 18 April, 2016
Start time: 20:00 GMT
In the last match of the 34th round of Premier League Stoke City host Tottenham. The game is on Monday, April 18 from 20:00 GMT at Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent,
Stoke City are doing well in recent years and should be noted that only a few seasons ago this team was in the second division of the country. Even after his promotion “Тhe Potters” have shown they are able to compete with even the strongest opponents in the country and mostly served to surprises. Stoke repeatedly scaled ambitions of rivals coming of “Britannia”, Mark Hughes’ men will try to do it again and this time, to take Tottenham at gunpoint. The very atmosphere of this stadium is exclusive and conducive to the strong performance of local favorites.
Many transfers and it mainly of quality players Stoke turned into something more than a team struggling for survival. After playing the next round Stoke managed to become a stable part of the Top 10 British elite and enjoyed each such option. The Potters are totally exempt from any expectations in the remaining circles because already reached its.
Tottenham still chasing the title and will seek to win the three points in this match. Earlier in the season, Pochettino’s team had serious fluctuations in their away games and it just rivals on the level of Stoke – stable hosts who are willing to literally tear your opponent. There is no doubt that Tottenham superior to their opponents in terms of class individual players, bu will be a difficult match for them.
Not that the ranks of Stoke no such players, but certainly they are in times less. Surprise by the domestic team can come mostly from Arnautovic, Bojan Krkic or Xherdan Shaqiri who made a great season.
Tottenham Hotspur is not the most renowned teams in the English football but showed that it has the necessary qualities to perform spectacular goals – to participate in the Champions League. This is no doubt a team of Pochettino, who just won just one of their last 5 games as a guest.
Spurs have no choice – either win this match or lose the battle for the title. Even if this happens Spurs will have many occasions for joy because in the new campaign will be part of the Champions League, but from another point of view unlikely to have as good a chance to triumph with distinction in the Premier League. Waiting for a new magic show by Harry Kane, who just brought to their success.