Tottenham vs Inter

Europe, Europa League, 07.03.2013, 21:05h

Tottenham host Inter Milan in the first leg of their Europa League tie with both teams securing narrow wins in their respective league matches at the weekend.A 2-1 win against North London rivals Arsenal earned Tottenham their fourth successive victory in the Premier League to claim a first leg lead. However all four of those wins were by a one goal margin and their passage into this round arrived via a last minute goal by Moussa Dembele in Lyon. totenham VS interThe 1-1 draw in France followed the slender 2-1 advantage gained at White Hart Lane. Yet Spurs can still boast an unbeaten record in the Premier League dating back to early November.Statistics also show that Gareth Bale has scored the opening goal in each of their last four league wins.He is the first goalscorer and having netted in five successive Premier League matches he appear on the scoresheet. Jermain Defoe may appear in this match too after being used as a substitute against Arsenal. He score a goal while Dembele to be the last goalscorer after his heroics in Lyon.Despite winning both legs against CFR Cluj in the previous round, Inter Milan have not experienced similar form in Serie A. Their 3-2 at Catania at the weekend was their first league away win in eight attempts after losing six of the previous seven. Prior to this, they beat leaders Juventus 3-1 to prove that they can win important games. They take a lead back to San Siro, but they will be concerned at a defence which has conceded in the previous ten0 league games on away turf.In contrast the Inter attack has scored in every competitive match in 2013 apart from a 3-0 defeat at Udinese in the opening week of the year. A brace from Rodrigo Palacio helped Inter to overturn a two goal deficit at Catania and he also scored twice in the first leg against CFR. Fredy Guarin opened the scoring in the away leg, in the process of claiming a double strike.Tottenham have gained three successive 2-1 wins at White Hart Lane and the same score. In a match expected to involve two decent attacking line-ups for both teams to score.

Bet: Both teams to score @ 1,85


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