Brentford hosted Tottenham on Saturday’s late Premier League kick-off at Community Stadium, with both sides having contrasting seasons so far.
Thomas Frank’s side kept up their strong run of form with a 2-1 success over Watford’s last time out.
Antonio Conte’s men will aim to get their top-four charge back on track after losing1-0 to Brighton & Hove Albion last time out.
Ethan Pinnock limped off during Brentford’s win over Watford, so is currently a doubt for this game.
Zanka. Sergi Canos and Super Eagles midfielder Frank Onyeka continue to be out due to their respective injuries.
Conte will continue to be without Matt Doherty, Japhet Tanganga, and Oliver Skipp for the encounter, but there are no new injury concerns for the Italian tactician.
Head to Head
In all, the two sides have met 43 times with Tottenham winning 24 matches, while Brentford have six wins and 13 ending in draws.
Spurs came away as 2-0 winners in the reverse fixture earlier this season with an own-goal from Sergi Canos and Heung-min Son’s strike were enough to secure the victory on the night.
Brentford have won five and suffered one defeat from their last six fixtures, while Tottenham have four victories and two losses from the same number of matches.
Tottenham have won their last three encounters against Brentford across competitions but the last time the home side defeated Spurs was back in 1948 in the second division.
Spurs have scored the fourth-most goals per game this season in the Premier League with 1.8. Brentford are 11th on that list with 1.2.
Conte’s men are 6th in the league in goals conceded with 1.2 goals per game. Meanwhile, Brentford are 13th with 1.5 goals conceded per game.
Son Heung-min has scored six goals in his last four appearances.
Probable XI (4-3-3): Raya; Ajer, Jansson, Sorensen, Henry; Janelt, Norgaard, Eriksen; Mbeumo, Toney, Wissa
Probable Lineup (3-4-3): Lloris; Romero, Dier, Davies; Emerson, Bentancur, Hojbjerg, Reguilon; Kulusevski, Kane, Son
Our expert tipster partners at MonieBet.com are predicting over 2.5 goals in this London Derby clash.
Both sides to score – YES (Both sides have been in great goal-scoring form of late but punters can take a risk by staking for Spurs away win could be another outcome.
Brentford have impressed when hosting the biggest sides this season and, for that reason, a draw seems a fair prediction.
Scoreline Prediction: Brentford 2-2 Tottenham