- 4Ki Sung-yueng
Sunderland vs Tottenham
Sunderland have lost eight points from winning positions this season, more than any other Barclays Premier League team.
Tottenham are one of only two teams (along with Newcastle) yet to score more than twice in a Barclays Premier League game this season.
Sunderland boss Gustavo Poyet made 82 Premier League appearances for Tottenham Hotspur as a player and also served as Assistant Coach under Juande Ramos for the Lilywhites.
Steven Fletcher has scored in three of his last five Premier League games against Spurs.
Spurs have won four and lost none of the last six Premier League meetings with Sunderland.
Jermain Defoe has never scored against Sunderland in 10 Premier League appearances for Spurs, despite netting four goals in six games for other clubs against the Black Cats.
Tottenham have won five of their last eight Premier League away games (D1 L2).
Spurs will attempt to score 2+ goals in three successive Premier League games for the first time since April.
Sunderland have conceded four own goals in the Premier League this season, twice as many as any other side.
Sunderland have hit the fewest shots on target this season (33) while Spurs have the lowest shot conversion rate (7%).