Preview: Tottenham vs RB Leipzig
The hosts come into this game on a three game winning streak, which has helped them rise into fifth place. Spurs are just one point behind Chelsea in the battle for a top four spot, and can overtake the Blues, who have been in free-fall as of late, with a win in their next fixture against Frank Lampard's struggling side but for now their attention will be firmly on their upcoming clash with visiting side RB Leipzig in their round of 16 tie.
During their Champions League campaign, they were infamously humiliated by Bayern Munich but recovered to secure second spot, albeit a whopping eight points behind the serial Bundesliga winners. Now under the guidance of Mourinho, Spurs will hope to make their mark as they enter the knockout rounds, but will have to make do without several key players due to injuries.
As for RB Leipzig, they sit in second spot in the Bundesliga. For a team who were only founded in 2009, die Bullen have done quite well since bursting onto the scene and will be looking to impress in only their second Champions League campaign.
Team news: Tottenham vs RB Leipzig
Spurs: Harry Kane, Heung-Min Son, and Moussa Sissoko are all out due to hamstring, arm, and knee injuries respectively. Eric Lamela and Ben Davies could also miss this game as a result of groin and ankle problems.
Leipzig: The visitors will be missing Adams, Kampl, Konaté, and Orban, while key defender Upamecano is suspended.
Match facts: Tottenham vs RB Leipzig
- Spurs have won ten of their last 14 UCL home games (L4)
- Leipzig have won five of their 12 UEFA Champions League fixtures (D3 L4)
- This will be Leipzig's first European game against an English club
- Leipzig's record in two-legged knockout European ties is W5 L1
Where to watch Spurs vs Leipzig live on February 19, 2020
Here's where to catch the game from your current location:
Tottenham Hotspur vs RB Leipzig Broadcast Information
Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium (London)
France: RMC Sport 1, RMC Sport en direct
Germany: DAZN, TeleClub Sport Live, SRF zwei
India: Sony LIV, SONY TEN 2 HD, SONY TEN 2
Malaysia: beIN Sports Connect Malaysia
Netherlands: Ziggo Sport Voetbal
Nigeria: DStv Now, Canal+ Sport 1 Afrique, SL4G, SuperSport 8 Africa, SuperSport 3 Africa
Portugal: Eleven Sports 1 Portugal
Spain: Movistar Liga de Campeones 1, Mitele Plus, Movistar+
Turkey: Idman TV, beIN CONNECT Turkey, Digiturk Play, beIN Sports Turkey
United Kingdom: BT Sport Ultimate, BBC Radio 5 Live, BT Sport 2, BT Sport Live
United States: TUDN USA, Univision NOW, B/R Live, Watch TNT, TNT USA, TUDN en Vivo, fuboTV, UniMás