In a weekend match in week 5, on Sun Sep 19th, Tottenham Hotspur will play host to Chelsea in a clash of the Premier League in the ever popular London derby. In their last match, Tottenham Hotspur recorded a 1-0 shutout win against Watford. Heung-Min Son scored the first goal for Tottenham Hotspur in the 42nd minute, and that was all the excitement the two teams could muster In the end, Watford was frustrated by Tottenham Hotspur’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Tottenham Hotspur ended the match with the shutout victory. Tottenham Hotspur is looking for direction having earned 16 points in their last 10 matches, while chelsea is fresh off their 1-1 draw against Liverpool. Kai Havertz scored the first goal for Chelsea in the 22nd minute, but Mohamed Salah got the equalizer for Liverpool in the 5th minute of the first half’s stoppage time earning Liverpool at least a draw. Chelsea is looking for direction having earned 14 points in their last 10 matches.
This match will be the first time these two teams face eachother this season. Last season Chelsea won the head to head battle with 1 win.
Chelsea’s most prolific scorer has been Kai Havertz. The German midfielder has netted two goals over the last 5 matches. Both Gareth Bale and Heung-Min Son have been the hottest scorers for Tottenham Hotspur in the last 5 each having scored 2 goals.