Brentford vs Tottenham Prediction and Stats
Brentford vs Tottenham Prediction: The upcoming match between Brentford and Tottenham is likely to end in a draw.
Brentford vs Tottenham Score Prediction: Brentford: 1, Tottenham: 1
Statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the match may not necessarily replicate recent performances.
The 32nd season of the English Premier League is about to begin, and football fans are excited to gear up for the action. Brentford will kickstart their campaign with a home match against Tottenham Hotspur at Gtech Community Stadium on Sunday, 13 August.
Led by Thomas Frank, Brentford had a remarkable performance last season, securing impressive victories, notably away wins against Manchester City and Manchester United. They were the only team to dominate the champions at Etihad and also defeated them in their home stadium. Ultimately, Brentford finished the historic season in the 9th position on the points table, earning 59 points.
Tottenham Hotspur will be eager to begin the new season on a positive note. Despite starting the last season with optimism, they ended it on a disappointing note. The addition of Richarlison to the squad did not prove fruitful as the Brazilian striker struggled with injuries throughout the campaign. Despite Harry Kane’s brilliance, Tottenham had difficulty finding the target with their shots. Overall, it was an unpleasant experience for the Spurs’ fans, and the team finished 10th on the table with 60 points.
Brentford vs Tottenham Prediction: Last 5 Games Analysis
- Brentford won 3 of the last 5 home matches. They lost 1 and 1 game ended in a stalemate. Their overall goal aggregate was recorded at 5-3.
- The Bees ended 3 matches with clean sheets.
- Tottenham Hotspur managed to win only 1 of the last 5 away fixtures. They scored 11 goals and conceded 17.
- They failed to end any of those 5 games with a clean sheet.
Brentford vs Tottenham Goal Prediction
- In recent games, Brentford has struggled with goal-scoring, managing to score only 5 goals in their last 5 home matches. 3 out of these 5 goals were scored during the second half. On average, the opening goal for Brentford has been coming in the 62nd minute of the matches.
- Brentford scored 1.53 goals per match in the previous season. The average rose to 1.84 goals per game in the home matches.
- xG: Overall: 1.42 | At Home: 1.64
- In their last 5 away games, Tottenham has netted a total of 11 goals, with 7 of them being scored in the last 45 minutes of the matches. On average, Tottenham’s first goal was scored at the 45th-minute mark.
- The Spurs played with a goal-scoring rate of 1.84 goals per match. In the away clashes, the average came down to 1.74 goals per match.
- xG: Overall: 1.62 | At Away: 1.48
Brentford vs Tottenham Prediction: Odds
The prediction platforms are favoring Tottenham Hotspur. However, it is likely to be a close contest.
Betting Odds as per FcTables:
- Brentford: 2.70
- Draw: 3.60
- Tottenham: 2.60
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Brentford vs Tottenham Prediction: Who is likely to Score?
- In the absence of Ivan Toney, Bryan Mbeumo will be leading the forward attack for the Bees. Mbeumo scored 9 goals in the last season, playing with an average of 0.9 shots on target per game. He also assisted in 8 goals and created 14 big chances for his side. Mbeumo made 1.4 key passes per game. He has his xG at 9.77.
- Yoane Wissa is another key attacker who scored 7 goals in the last season with 3 assists and 3 big chances created. His xG stood at 5.63. Wissa got a dribbling success of 57%.
- Heung-min Son is a star striker for Tottenham. He added 10 goals in the last league with 6 assists and 8 big chances created. Son played with an average of 1.8 key passes per match. He kept his xG at 10.08.
- Devan Kulusevski plays an important part in the midfield. In the last season, he scored twice for the Spurs along with 7 assists and 7 big chances created. He had an average of 1.6 key passes per game with a passing accuracy of 83%.
Brentford vs Tottenham Prediction: Defense Analysis
- Brentford’s defense conceded only 3 goals in the last 5 home fixtures. 2 of them were given away in the first half.
- The Bees maintained an average of 1.21 goals conceded per match in the EPL 2022-23. At home, the average came down to 0.95 goals per match.
- David Raya did a commendable job as the goalkeeper of Brentford in the last season. He played with an average of 4.1 saves per match. His success rate stood at 77%.
- Ethan Pinnock and Ben Mee are some of the leading defenders for the Bees. Pinnock played the last season with an average of 7.1 clearances per match with a success rate of 79% in the ground duels. Mee had an average of 3.1 clearances per match. He got a dribbling success of 92%.
- Tottenham Hotspur conceded 17 goals in the last 5 away matches. 10 of them were allowed in the first 45 minutes of the matches.
- The Spurs gave away 1.66 goals per match in the previous edition of the league. The rate increased to 2.00 goals per match in the away fixtures.
- The experienced goalkeeper Hugo Lloris played well in the last Premier League. He maintained an average of 3.2 saves per match with a success rate of 67%.
- The key defenders for the Spurs include players like Cristian Romero and Eric Dier. Romero played the last EPL season with an average of 3.6 clearances per match. He won 69% of the aerial duels. Dier’s clearance average stood at 3.3 per game, winning 70% of the aerials duels.
Brentford vs Tottenham H2H Stats
Matches: 46 | Brentford: 7 | Draw: 15 | Tottenham: 24
Recent 5 Meetings: Brentford: 1 | Draw: 2 | Tottenham: 2
Last Meeting: Brentford defeated Tottenham Hotspur with a score of 3-1 in a Premier League fixture on 20 May 2023.
H2H Key Insights (Last 5 Meetings)
- Number of home matches won: 0
- Scored 1.00 goals per match
- Failed to score in 3 matches
- Number of away matches won: 0
- Scored 1.40 goals per match
- Failed to score in 1 match
Brentford vs Tottenham Predicted Lineup
Brentford (4-3-3): Flekken; Hickey, Pinnock, Mee, Henry; Jensen, Janelt, Damasgaard; Mbeumo, Wissa, Schade
Tottenham Hotspur (4-2-3-1): Vicario; Porro, Romero, Davies, Udogie; Bissouma, Hojbjerg; Kulusevski, Maddison, Son; Richarlison
Brentford vs Tottenham Winner Prediction
Brentford will be eager to build on their success from last season and begin the new campaign with a strong start. However, the absence of Ivan Toney due to suspension poses a significant disadvantage for the Bees. On the other side, Tottenham Hotspur aims to make a powerful comeback in the upcoming season under the guidance of their new head coach, Ange Postecoglou. The clash between these two teams is expected to be an exciting and closely contested match.
As per the predictions and betting platforms, Tottenham Hotspur is expected to win this contest. However, we predict the match to end in a 1-1 draw.