With injury woes threatening a Champions League return for Tottenham, they will be looking to salvage the case as they host side Wolves at the Tottenham Stadium. The match schedules for 1st March with kickoff at 17:00 GMT.
After a 2-1 defeat to the former side Chelsea, Jose Mourinho was not shy to point out the lack of attacking threat in his squad. Jose Mourinho was open to putting their title run hopes into a cloud of doubt with long term injuries rocking the club.
The side is currently fourth on the Premier League with 40 points while registering one loss in their past five matches in the league. Despite the injury woes, Mourinho manages to put off impressive performances and late winners for the side.
Wolves will be the underdogs but are proving their worth this season managing to secure 8th spot in the league. The side comes off an impressive 3-0 victory over Norwich in their last outing.
Will Coach Espirito take advantage of the injury woes in the camp to pull off a victory, or will Mourinho continue to impressive without an attacking threat in his camp?
Tottenham vs. Wolves Head to Head
Both sides have played nine games together with Tottenham picking four wins while Wolves with three wins. Here is a look at their previous encounters for the two sides:
Wolves 1-2 Tottenham
Tottenham 1-3 Wolves
Wolves 2-3 Tottenham
Tottenham 1-1 Wolves
Wolves 0-2 Tottenham
Wolves 3-3 Tottenham
Tottenham 3-1 Wolves
Wolves 1-0 Tottenham
Tottenham Team News
The loss of Harry Kane, who is suffering from a thigh muscle rupture, will put Mourinho on edge with a lack of center forwards in the squad. The same applies to winger Hueng-Min Son who suffers a fractured arm remains a doubt for the rest of the season.
Midfielder Moussa Sissoko underwent knee surgery and is yet to return to field training. The absence of Sissoko has seen Lo Celso earn game time under Mourinho. Winger Bergwijn is also an attacking option left for Mourinho.
Wolves Team News
Coach Espirito will be heading into the match without any injury woes in his camp. The resurgence of Diego Jota and Jimenez has been at the heart of the attacking threat by the side. Adama Traore has had a dip in form ever since their last outing against Manchester City.
Prediction and Odds
We expect a defending and low scoring game, especially with the lack of attacking options for Mourinho.
Double Chance: Wolves
Goals Under 2.5