Tottenham have conceded nine goals in their last three Premier League appearances, suffering devastating defeats at the hands of Crystal Palace, Chelsea and last weekend at Arsenal.
Nuno Espirito Santo’s side slipped from the top of the table during the last international break and into the bottom half as another round of World Cup qualifiers approached.
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Meanwhile, Aston Villa have lost just one of their last five league games and produced a superb performance to beat Manchester United 1-0 at Old Trafford last time around.
Dean Smith’s men can continue their rapid rise in the standings with a victory at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, a result they pulled off just over four months ago at the end of last season.
Here’s everything you need to know ahead of today’s game.
When is it?
The game will take place at 2 p.m. BST on Sunday, October 3.
How can I watch it?
The match is not available live in the UK.
Tottenham: Lloris; Emerson, Romero, Dier, Réguilon; Hojbjerg, Skipp, Ndombele; Lucas, Kane, Son
Aston Villa: Martinez; Konsa, Hause, Mings; Cash, McGinn, Douglas Luiz, J. Ramsey, Targett; Ings, Watkins
Villa Aston: 11/28
Villa will rebound from their sensational and spectacular victory at Old Trafford last weekend. They’ll imagine their chances of getting into this one against a Spurs side devoid of ideas or confidence. It could be an end-to-end fight as the two teams will be desperate to win for very different reasons. 2-2.