Few Premier League rivalries can match the intensity of the North London derby, and that means there’s always interesting value to be had when it comes to Spurs vs Arsenal betting markets.
Whether it’s eight-goal thrillers, late winners or red cards, drama is never far away when these two meet in league and cup competition.
Here’s a brief history of the legendary North London derby.
North London Derby History
When was the first ever North London derby?
While this is now one of the most famous rivalries in English football, the North London derby only really came to life in 1912 when Arsenal relocated from Plumstead to Highbury – a mere four miles from Spurs’ original White Hart Lane home.
Many football historians point to a 1914 friendly between the two teams as the first official ‘North London’ derby, with Arsenal running out 5-1 winners despite playing a division below their future rivals at that time.
Who has the most wins in the North London derby?
Arsenal enjoy the better head-to-head record in this fixture, winning 77 of their 187 games since the two sides both joined the Football League in 1909.
Who has scored the most goals in the North London derby?
Spurs striker Harry Kane could be on the brink of breaking new ground in the North London derby this season. The England captain has scored 10 goals in this fixture, a record he shares with former Tottenham hitman Bobby Smith and ex-Arsenal striker Emmanuel Adebayor.
When is the next North London derby?
The next North London derby will be Spurs vs Arsenal in the Premier League on 5th December at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, subject to live televised coverage being confirmed. The reverse fixture is currently scheduled to be played at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday 13th March.
Where can I watch Spurs vs Arsenal live on TV?
Live coverage details for the next North London derby (5th December 2020) has yet to be confirmed.
Spurs vs Arsenal H2H Records – Last Six Meetings
Spurs 2-1 Arsenal
Arsenal 2-2 Spurs
Spurs 1-1 Arsenal
Arsenal 0-2 Spurs
Arsenal 4-2 Spurs
Spurs 1-0 Arsenal
Spurs vs Arsenal Betting Preview
Find all our latest Spurs vs Arsenal betting tips here in the run-up to this season’s first North London derby when the two sides meet in the Premier League in early December.