Tottenham vs West Brom
Jermain Defoe has scored in three of his last five Barclays Premier League appearances against West Brom.
The Baggies have won only one of their last 10 Barclays Premier League away games (D4 L5).
Spurs are unbeaten in their last seven Premier League games against West Brom (W4 D3).
Tottenham are unbeaten in their last eight Premier League games played on December 26 (W6 D2).
The last time Tottenham lost on December 26 was in 2003 when David Pleat was temporary boss after the sacking of Glenn Hoddle.
This will be WBA’s eighth Premier League game on December 26 and will see a seventh different manager take charge of the Baggies.
Jermain Defoe has scored six goals in 10 games on December 26; only four players in Premier League history have scored more on this date (Fowler, Keane, Henry & Shearer)
Emmanuel Adebayor has now scored four goals in his last five Premier League appearances and three in two games under interim manager Tim Sherwood.
Matej Vydra has scored with his only shot in the Premier League. The Czech striker netted with 35% of his shots (22/63) in the Championship with Watford in 2012-13 – well above the league average of 14.5%.
No Spurs player has as many goals (4) or assists (3) as Roberto Soldado in the Premier League this season.