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Last updated : 04 December 2006 By Footymad Previewer
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History of the Tottenham Hotspur v Middlesbrough fixture

Middlesbrough face a trip to Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane on Tuesday evening, needing to turn around their fortunes at the ground. The Boro will be hoping to improve upon a record which has seen them ending up on the losing side in more than half of the games played between the two.

The most recent encounter between these two sides was just last season, in August 2005, with Tottenham H. running out comfortable 2 - 0 winners in a Premiership match.

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Recent encounters between the teams:
2005/2006Sun 18 DecMiddlesbrough3 - 3Tottenham H.PREM
2005/2006Sat 20 AugTottenham H.2 - 0MiddlesbroughPREM
2004/2005Sat 07 MayMiddlesbrough1 - 0Tottenham H.PREM
2004/2005Sun 28 NovTottenham H.2 - 0MiddlesbroughPREM
2003/2004Tue 09 MarMiddlesbrough1 - 0Tottenham H.PREM
2003/2004Wed 17 DecTottenham H.1 - 1MiddlesbroughLGEC
2003/2004Sun 26 OctTottenham H.0 - 0MiddlesbroughPREM

Recent respective form guides

Tottenham Hotspur could not have a more impressive recent home form, having won each of the last six games. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Spurs, with 5 goals against.

In complete contrast to Tottenham H., Middlesbrough are having a torrid time on their travels, attaining just 3 draws from the previous six away games. Boro have conceded 7 goals in these games, and only hit 3 in reply.

Tottenham H. see themselves just below half way in the Barclays Premiership, showing a record of 19 points from their 15 games played so far, Middlesbrough find themselves struggling down in 15th position in the league having picked up 16 points from their 15 matches.

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Current form guides:PWDLFAP
Tottenham H.63129910

FootyMad's prediction ...

Boro are in poor form away, and the FootyMad team are afraid to say this game can be passed over as a comfortable defeat against Tottenham H.. Home win

Sequence statistics:
Tottenham H. Won 7 successive home games.
8 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 3 .
Middlesbrough Not won in previous 12 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.