Ottenham’s preparations for their trip to Newcastle were disrupted after two of their players tested positive for Covid.
The two players, who have not been named, must now self-isolate for ten days and will also miss matches against Vitesse Arnhem and West Ham next week.
Nuno Espirito Santo is also due to comment on the fitness of four players who returned from international duty in South America on Friday – Giovani Lo Celso, Cristian Romero, Davinson Sanchez and Emerson Royal.
Steven Bergwijn could return to the squad. The forward, who has started well this season, has not played since September 16 due to an ankle problem.
“He joined us yesterday. He is fully integrated into the group. Well trained yesterday, well trained today – no pain, ”said Nuno Espirito Santo.
“So it’s about getting back to his top level of fitness, but he’s doing it. We do not know [if he can play against Newcastle], because first we have to get everyone together. Then we will evaluate, prepare and decide.
The Spurs predicted XI (4-3-3): Lloris ; Emerson, Romero, Dier, Réguilon; Ndombele, Skipp, Hojbjerg; Lucas, Kane, son.
When: Sunday October 17, 4:30 p.m.
Spurs squad of: Lloris, Gollini, Austin, Doherty, Royal, Tanganga, Davies, Reguilon, Rodon, Romero, Sanchez, Dier, Winks, John, White, Ndombele, Dele, Lo Celso, Skipp, Hojbjerg, Lucas, Clarke, Markanday, Son, Gil , Kane, Scarlett.