Tottenham Hotspur will look to place their north London derby disappointment within the rear-view mirror with a Champions League group stage victory at Eintracht Frankfurt.
Spurs have been second-best at Arsenal even previous to Emerson Royal’s dismissal and now want to select themselves off the canvas for the gruelling month forward.
This is who Antonio Conte might choose to tackle the Bundesliga facet.
GK: Hugo Lloris – Did not precisely cowl himself in glory within the derby, however what’s Conte going to do? Drop him for Fraser Forster?
CB: Cristian Romero – Was caught taking part in between centre-back and right-back after Emerson was despatched off on Saturday. Fortunately he’ll start Tuesday evening with no such downside.
CB: Eric Dier – Having made his return to a struggling England fold final month, Dier is and not using a win in his final three video games.
CB: Clement Lenglet – Ben Davies is predicted to overlook the journey to Frankfurt, so the quietly spectacular Lenglet might maintain his spot.
RWB: Emerson Royal – Under no circumstances ought to Conte be holding his religion on this man, however he in all probability will. Matt Doherty or Djed Spence (nearly positively the previous) will take his place within the subsequent Premier League XI in any case.
CM: Rodrigo Bentancur – Positively wasn’t the worst offender on Saturday. His position hasn’t been helped by Conte’s unwillingness so as to add one other physique to the midfield.
CM: Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg – Oliver Skipp and Yves Bissouma are itching for begins however they will in all probability have to attend a bit of longer.
LWB: Ivan Perisic – Was withdrawn after the purple card on Saturday with this recreation doubtless in Conte’s pondering.
RF: Richarlison – Dejan Kulusevski’s hamstring is but to totally heal so Richarlison is in line for one more begin.
LF: Son Heung-min – Drawing a clean towards Arsenal noticed Son’s scorching streak finish at 5 objectives in three video games for membership and nation.
CF: Harry Kane – Yep, Conte is more likely to play his identical hand once more, reaffirming his perception that his setup on the weekend was solely weakened by particular person errors.