Tottenham Hotspur vs Leeds United: The latest team news
Tottenham Hotspur and Leeds United will face each other in the Premier League on 21 November at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Spurs are in ninth with 16 points from 11 matches whereas Leeds sit in 15th with 11 points from the same number of games.
Both teams will miss players due to injuries and suspensions, whereas some are in a race to get ready for the league clash. Three points are vital for Antonio Conte to make a mark in his campaign, whereas Marcelo Bielsa would be looking to build a gap between his team and the relegation zone.
According to Leeds Live, Bryan Gil is out after picking up a serious thigh injury in last month’s Carabao Cup victory over Burnley. Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg is still facing repercussions from Mason Holgate’s tackle in the 0-0 draw against Everton and is in a race against time to be fit for the match.
Son Heung-Min had picked up a knock in a training session for South Korea but has featured in their 3-0 win over Iraq. He is expected to be involved in the next match and has shown no sign of any issues.
Ryan Sessegnon has been on the sidelines with a hamstring injury and has returned to full training recently, and could be in contention for the game. However, Oliver Skipp will be in the stands due to suspension as a result of collecting five yellow cards this season.
Patrick Bamford is currently out indefinitely after suffering an ankle injury against Newcastle United in September. Luke Ayling could be involved after he is in line to be completely recovered from a knee injury ahead of the clash.
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Robin Koch still has time left in his recovery phase after suffering a pelvic injury in the opening weekend. Junior Firpo could be involved in some form as he was involved in a match against the U23s Arsenal team last Friday.
Jamie Shackleton is expected to return to the squad after he limped off against Norwich City. Finally, Joe Gelhardt could also be available as an option for Bielsa against Spurs.