Premier League betting preview: Blackpool v Tottenham
Blackpool take on Tottenham tonight in the evening’s only Premier League encounter.
Ian Holloway’s men have endured stuttering form of late following their excellent early-season exploits, taking only one point from their last six league games. The home side do however report no new injury problems, will goalkeeper Matthew Gilks still some weeks away from a comeback.
Spurs are unbeaten in their last five in the league and currently sit in fourth place in the table, two points behind Manchester City with a game in hand on their northern rivals. Top scorer Rafael van der Vaart is out with a calf injury, while defenders Jonathan Woodgate and Vedran Corluka are sidelined with respective groin and ankle problems.
Bet365 make Tottenham the 10/11 favourites for the match, with Blackpool available at 3/1. The draw is offered at 13/5. Jermain Defoe and Roman Pavlyuchenko are 9/2 joint-favourites to be the first goalscorer.