The first London derby is the opener against Crystal Palace before Spurs are at Arsenal three matches into the season. Then there are the back-to-back dates against Manchester City and Manchester United to close November.
A trip to Old Trafford starts the new year while the back end of the campaign features another likely scrap with several clubs either comfortable in the middle of the table or fighting off relegation.
March, however, is the month to really focus on.
Three high-profile matches and two matches against clubs likely to be sweating bullets are on the table and it does not take a great deal of analysis to know that the five-match stretch may determine Tottenham’s fate.
A brief look at each fixture should explain why this is the crucial period of the season, with additional facts and figures from statto.com.