Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal - JG Preview

Jack Wilshere and Santi Cazorla

Arsenal travel to White Hart Lane for Sunday's big north London derby in the Premier League.

You can find out more about our opponents below.


Tottenham HotspurFull name: Tottenham Hotspur FC
Manager: Andre Villas-Boas
Club colours: White shirts, white shorts, white socks
Nickname(s): Spurs

Three facts about Tottenham Hotspur:


  • They have been champions of England on two occasions, but not since 1961
  • Striker Emmanuel Adebayor was an Arsenal player between 2006 and 2009
  • Spurs have lost the last two north London derbies 5-2


Gareth Bale Tottenham HotspurSTAR MAN
Gareth Bale
A fast and tricky left winger, Bale has been in scintilating form of late, and has scored in each of Tottenham's last five Premier League games. The 23-year-old was recently compared to Cristiano Ronaldo and Arsenal will have to defend well to extinguish the Welsh international's threat on Sunday afternoon.