ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Leeds United – prediction, team news, lineups
Tottenham Hotspur welcome Leeds United to North London for Saturday’s Premier League encounter. London derby had to be called off after Fulham reported several coronavirus cases.
Mourinho’s side now find themselves seven points adrift of the champions, and a place in the top four is still within their reach before Manchester United, Aston Villa and Everton matches.
Leed thrashed West Bromwich Albion 5-0 in midweek, whereas Tottenham’s clash with Fulham was postponed due to a coronavirus outbreak in the Cottagers’ camp. Leeds have risen to 11th in the table after taking nine points from their last four matches.
Tottenham Hotspur possible starting lineup:
Lloris; Aurier, Alderweireld, Dier, Reguilon; Hojbjerg, Sissoko; Bergwijn, Ndombele, Son; Kane
Leeds United possible starting lineup:
Meslier; Dallas, Ayling, Struijk, Alioski; Phillips; Raphinha, Rodrigo, Hernandez, Harrison; Bamford
Premier League fixtures for matchweek 17
Friday, January 1
Everton vs West Ham
Manchester United vs Aston Villa
Saturday, January 2
Tottenham vs Leeds United
Crystal Palace vs Sheffield United
Brighton vs Wolves
West Brom vs Arsenal
Sunday, January 3
Burnley vs Fulham
Newcastle vs Leicester City
Chelsea vs Manchester City
Tuesday, January 5
Southampton vs Liverpool