Spurs (best price 4/9 with Paddy Power) have begun to hit their stride under new manager Andre Villas-Boas.
They secured a fantastic win at Manchester United last time out in the league and this was followed up by a valuable draw at Panathinaikos in the Europa League.
It is now eight games unbeaten for Tottenham and they will definitely be aiming for three points this weekend as Villas-Boas looks to push on after their win at Old Trafford.
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With new signings Clint Dempsey and Mousa Dembele settling in nicely, striker Emmanuel Adebayor could make his first start of the season this weekend.
Dembele in particular is developing into a Premiership superstar, and his odds to find the net first at 14/1 with Ladbrokes look way too big to ignore value seekers.
Jermaine Defoe and Aaron Lennon are in decent form too, as Spurs suddenly look a big attacking threat going forward. Defoe is ure to attract plenty of attention to find the net first at 4/1 with Ladbrokes
Villas-Boas is getting things sorted at the back too, so overall, Spurs are in a good place at the moment.
As for Villa, well they have had a mixed time of it under Paul Lambert so far.
They started terribly with two defeats and although they have since steadied the ship – helped by a home win over Swansea – they are still yet to fully convince.
They are a team in transition though and one with plenty of new players and ideas. Things don’t always click into gear straight away of course. Lambert will hope for a positive display this weekend though as he looks to constantly increase the belief amongst his squad.
One thing going for him is the return from injury and a return to form of Darren Bent, who has bagged a goal in each of his last two Premiership outings. Rumours of a bust up with Lambert have done little to put off punters, who look to pile into his price of 8/1 with Bet365.
This definitely has the makings of a good Premier League clash as both teams should play in a positive manner with an attacking intent and the ball on the floor.
Tottenham will be the favourites, but Lambert was successful at White Hart Lane with Norwich City last season and will be confident of setting his team up for at least a draw.
This one gets underway at 3pm on Sunday afternoon.