Spurs Confronted with recent record in the Land of Italy
Florence – Tottenham Hotspur need good results when treated Fiorentina to progress in the Europa League. Unfortunately, the Lilywhites had no record that okay when competing on Italian soil.
Statistics on the official site of UEFA noted that the Spurs six times diving away games against Italian clubs. Of the six games, the Spurs won once, drawn twice and lost three times.
In fact, Spurs need a victory over Fiorentina in the second leg of the Europa League round of 32 at the Artemio Franchi, Friday (27/02/2015) pm dawn, after the first meeting ending 1-1. If you did not win, they should be able to compensate for the home team with a score of greater than 1-1 to qualify.
On the other hand, Fiorentina have a good record of each host British representative in the cage. Viola four English clubs host and never lost (three wins, one draw) or conceded.
However, the Spurs had a pretty good away record in European competition in recent times. They only lost once in his last five away games in European competition. The rest, they are two wins and two draws.
Instead, Fiorentina was not too impressive at home lately. In the last five home games in European competition, they only won once. The rest, they were two draws and two defeats.
Spurs attacking midfielder Erik Lamela, sure the game against Fiorentina will run heavy. However, he expects a fun game.
“We are waiting for a hard game. We have to show our own game,” said Lamela was quoted by Football Italia.
“It’s very important and we have to win,” added the former AS Roma player.
“I consider Fiorentina as a strong team that will try to play their own distinctive style,” said Lamela.
“It will be an open game because both teams want to dominate. I hope this will be a fun game,” he said.