Tottenham Hotspur take on Sunderland in the weekend Premier League clash White Hart Lane on Saturday 16 January.

Where to watch live

Kick-off is at 12:45pm GMT. Live coverage is on BT Sport 1. Radio commentary will be available on BBC Radio 5 Live. Catch the highlights of the game on Match of the Day on BBC One and BBC One HD at 10:25pm GMT.


Tottenham come into this fixture after a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Leicester City in the midweek league tie. Robert Huth's 83<sup>rd minute goal was the difference between the two sides as the Foxes walked away from White Hart Lane with three points.

It was the north London club's second home defeat of the season in the league, the first one being against Newcastle United on December 13 2015. Mauricio Pochettino will be hoping his side can bounce back when they face the Black Cats.

Jermain Defoe
Jermain Defoe will be hoping to score against his former club Getty

Sunderland enter this fixture after a thrilling 4-2 victory over Swansea City in the last league fixture. Former Tottenham man Jermain Defoe was the star man for them as his hat trick helped his side seal a win over the Welsh club.

Sam Allardyce will be banking the striker to fire against his former club as the Black Cats have had a good start to the year. They have won two of their three matches played in 2016 and will be looking for another win over Tottenham on Saturday.

Betting Odds (

  • Tottenham Hotspur to win: 4/11
  • Draw: 17/4
  • Sunderland to win: 17/2

Team Form

Tottenham Hotspur

  • Last Five: L D D W W
  • Last Result: Tottenham Hotspur 0-1 Leicester City


  • Last Five: W L W L L
  • Last Result: Swansea City 2-4 Sunderland

Team News

Mauricio Pochettino
Mauricio Pochettino\'s Tottenham have lost two league games at home this season Getty

Tottenham Hotspur

Possible XI: Lloris; Walker, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Davies; Dier, Dembele; Son, Eriksen, Alli; Kane


Possible XI: Mannone; Jones, O'Shea, Coates, Van Aanholt; Cattermole, M'Vila, Rodwell; Johnson, Borini; Defoe