Kepa begins in objective for Chelsea
No official affirmation from Chelsea but, however one can solely assume that Edouard Mendy is injured after a standout exhibiting in opposition to Aston Villa final weekend. There are some reviews that he might have taken a bang in opposition to Zenit St Petersburg.
This could possibly be an enormous take a look at for Kepa Arrizabalaga, who hasn’t performed an excessive amount of soccer this yr. Spurs will certainly look to check the Spaniard early and sometimes if they’ll.
Workforce Information – Chelsea
Three modifications for Chelsea, together with in objective, the place Kepa Arrizabalaga begins. There’s no N’Golo Kante however Cesar Azpilicueta is again and captains the guests.
1 Kepa; four Christensen, 6 Thiago Silva, 2 Rudiger; 28 Azpilicueta, 5 Jorginho, eight Kovacic, three Alonso; 19 Mount, 29 Havertz; 9 Lukaku
13 Bettinelli, 7 Kante, 11 Werner, 17 Saul, 20 Hudson-Odoi, 21 Chilwell, 22 Ziyech, 24 James
Workforce information – Spurs go all-out
A lot for Spurs attempting to close up store. It’s harsh on Oliver Skipp, a midfielder with an enormous future who had appeared very, very composed in midfield initially of the season, however Nuno Espirito Santo has clearly determined he fancies correctly going at Chelsea. Two attacking full-backs, inventive midfielders, three potential ahead goalscorers – if Tottenham aren’t capable of pressure possibilities this afternoon then there might be critical considerations about Nuno’s constructions.
It will likely be fascinating to see who performs the place. Dele Alli has performed barely deeper at instances this yr
Harry Kane on Jimmy Greaves
“A tragic day, however hopefully we are able to placed on an important efficiency for him,” Tottenham’s Harry Kane mentioned of Jimmy Greaves, who has died on the age of 81, to Sky Sports activities.
Reflecting on Greaves’ profession stats, the England captain mentioned: “Scary, actually, how good a participant he was, the objective ratios that he returned, the targets he scored yr in, yr out.
“For somebody like me to take a look at these numbers and attempt to obtain these numbers and hopefully at some point go on to interrupt these numbers can be unimaginable.
“Jimmy was an unimaginable participant, unimaginable goalscorer, a legend for membership and nation
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR XI
1 Lloris; 12 Emerson, four Romero, 15 Dier, 2 Reguillon; 28 Ndombele, 5 Hojbjerg, 20 Alli; 18 Lo Celso, 10 Kane, 7 Son
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR SUBSTITUTES
22 Gollini, 2 Doherty, 6 Sanchez, eight Winks, 11 Gil, 14 Rodon, 29 Skipp, 33 Davies, 44 Scarlett