Tottenham Hotspur have the chance to move into the Premier League top four when they travel to Carrow Road to take on Norwich City on Saturday.
Jose Mourinho’s men have picked up 15 points from a possible 21 since he took over, closing the gap on fourth-placed Chelsea to just three points.
Norwich City vs Tottenham latest odds
With his former club not in action until Sunday, his side can be backed at 1.67 with Sportsbet to leapfrog them into the Champions League places by coming out on top here.
The Canaries have lost five and won none of their last six home matches in the league, but are available at 4.50 to pull off a shock victory in this one, or 3.75 to earn a creditable draw.
Norwich City vs Tottenham team news
Timm Klose, Ben Godfrey and Josip Drmic are all long-term injury absentees for the home side.
Son Heung-Min serves the second match of his three-game suspension, while Hugo Lloris, Ben Davies and Erik Lamela remain sidelined due to injury.
Norwich City vs Tottenham preview
Despite his reputation for defensive football, Mourinho has hardly managed to tighten Spurs up at the back since replacing Mauricio Pochettino last month.
In fact, he has masterminded just one clean sheet in nine fixtures in all competitions, meaning Spurs have now conceded in 13 of the last 14 matches in the league.
Having found the net in eight of their nine league games in front of their own fans, Daniel Farke’s team is more than capable of placing further strain on this faltering backline.
Norwich City vs Tottenham predictions
Nevertheless, Tottenham’s superior form and quality suggests odds of 2.30 seem generous on them getting the better of a struggling Norwich side in the ninth league match in 10 at Carrow Road this season to produce over 2.5 goals.