December 9, 2019

Premier League: Build-up to Mourinho’s first Spurs match as boss

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By Phil Dawkes

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  1. Crew news

    West Ham v Tottenham (12:30 GMT)

    UniqueTottenhamboss Jose Mourinho makes three adjustments to the aspect who drew 1-1 at home to Sheffield United which proved to be Mauricio Pochettino’s closing game.

    Lucas Moura comes in to interchange Tanguy Ndombele, who turned into struggling to be fit. Harry Winks is in for Moussa Sissoko in midfield, whereas Toby Alderweireld is abet in defence as Giovani Lo Celso drops to the bench. Christian Eriksen is furthermore among the many substitutes.


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    West Hamboss Manuel Pellegrini makes two adjustments to the physique of workers which lost 3-0 to Burnley forward of the break as Angelo Ogbonna and Andriy Yarmolenko substitute Fabian Balbuena and Pablo Fornals.

    West Ham

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  2. Post update

    West Ham v Tottenham (12:30 GMT)

    I say you one element a contemporary footballer loves – a gilet.

    I’ve good watched the total West Ham gamers arriving and there are extra of the sleeveless garments on uncover than a Reduction to the Future convention.

  3. Post update

    West Ham v Tottenham (12:30 GMT)

    We non-public steady physique of workers news. Confirmed physique of workers news.

    Kane? In. Dier? In. Alli? In. Moura? In. Eriksen? On the bench. Full physique of workers news very quickly.

  4. Myth closing date ahoy

    Within the event you are reading this and you shall be able to also honest non-public no longer but region your delusion football physique of workers, you also can honest non-public about 60 seconds to receive on it.


    Why are you proceed to reading this. Walk. Now.

  5. Early physique of workers news

    Man City v Chelsea (17:30 GMT)

    Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson returned to coaching on Thursday following a muscular subject and can face Chelsea.

    City will with out a doubt be without Bernardo Silvaattributable to suspension.

    Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi is never any longer going to play attributable to a hamstring subject nonetheless Jorginho returns after suspension.

    Christian Pulisic is abet in coaching following a groin ruin and can characteristic.

  6. Early physique of workers news

    Watford v Burnley (15:00 GMT)

    Watford captain Troy Deeney could play for the first time since knee surgical treatment in August.

    Christian Kabasele is suspended, whereas Watford’s prolonged ruin checklist comprises Roberto Pereyra and Danny Welbeck.

    Burnley’s Chris Wood is available within the market despite lacking Unique Zealand’s match against Lithuania on a artificial pitch attributable to his prior hamstring complications.

    Matej Vydra, Johann Berg Gudmundsson and Danny Drinkwater stay out.

  7. Early physique of workers news

    Everton v Norwich (15:00 GMT)

    Everton pair Bernard and Fabian Delph will non-public respective knee and hamstring accidents assessed.

    Forward Moise Kean, who turned intodropped from the squadagainst Southampton for arriving unhurried to a physique of workers meeting, shall be eager.

    Norwich’s Josip Drmic shall be out for six weeks with a “muscle fibre” ruin, whereas Jamal Lewis is furthermore unavailable.

    Christoph Zimmermann could characteristic for the first time since August.

    Kenny McLean and Teemu Pukki non-public every recovered from minor accidents sustained on international responsibility.

  8. Early physique of workers news

    Arsenal v Southampton (15:00 GMT)

    Ragged Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka shall be recalled after he impressed for Switzerland in midweek.

    Nicolas Pepe and Sead Kolasinac are among several gamers being assessed nonetheless Dani Ceballos remains out.

    Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl can non-public out from a corpulent squad following the return of Ryan Bertrand, Cedric Soares and Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg.

    Bertrand has served a 3-game ban, with Cedric and Hojbjerg are fit after lacking out against Everton.

  9. Early physique of workers news

    Crystal Palace v Liverpool (15:00 GMT)

    Crystal Palace will assess the health of Wilfried Zaha and Joel Ward.

    Zaha sustained a foot ruin correct through the two-0 defeat at Chelsea, whereas Ward turned into substituted attributable to a groin stress.

    Mohamed Salah and Andy Robertson could omit out for Liverpool attributable to ankle accidents, whereas Joel Matip has quiet no longer recovered from a knee subject.

    Xherdan Shaqiri is an possibility after two months out with a calf ruin, and Joe Gomez is available within the market despite withdrawing from England responsibility with a knee subject.

  10. Early physique of workers news

    Brighton v Leicester (15:00 GMT)

    Brighton winger Leandro Trossard has overcome an ankle ruin, whereas Adam Webster could attain into contention after lacking the defeat at Manchester United attributable to a identical subject.

    Aaron Connolly has failed to receive better in time from a groin subject and captain Lewis Dunk serves a one-match ban.

    Leicester midfielder James Maddison is fit after lacking England’s most most neatly-liked game attributable to a calf stress.

    Jonny Evans is expected to be available within the market despite belly distress early within the week.

  11. Early physique of workers news

    Bournemouth v Wolves (15:00 GMT)

    Aim-jumpy Bournemouth have to proceed their attempts to present a decide to in ****** without Josh King, who sustained a hamstring ruin on international responsibility.

    In-kind winger Ryan Fraser faces a health test, whereas David Brooks remains out with an ankle subject.

    Wolves forward Adama Traore have to be fit despite withdrawing from the Spain squad with a hamstring subject.

    Morgan Gibbs-White is quiet receiving medicine for the abet ruin that has sidelined him since 24 October.

  12. Early physique of workers news

    West Ham v Tottenham (12:30 GMT)

    West Ham trio Trace Noble, Jack Wilshire and Michail Antonio all trained this week and come in after accidents.

    Nonetheless, Manuel Lanzini is out with a fractured collarbone and joins Lukasz Fabianski on the sidelines.

    Unique Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho has published Jan Vertonghen and Tanguy Ndombele every face health assessments attributable to respective hamstring and groin points.

    Goalkeepers Hugo Lloris and Michel Vorm and midfielder Erik Lamela are clear absentees.

  13. Post update

    There shall be masses of americans staring at out for Jose Mourinho’s first Spurs beginning XI, no longer least of all delusion football gamers with the likes of Alli, Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen in their aspect. Right here is the early physique of workers news from that early game at the London Stadium (and the total others within the Premier League)…

  14. Will the accurate Dele Alli please arise?

    There is a fixed theme occurring. A good deal of of this morning’s papers non-public zeroed in on Mourinho’s “uncover to fan the flames of Dele Alli” by it looks asking him if he turned into certainly Dele Alli or Dele Alli’s brother?

    Would non-public been somewhat pretty if Alli had responded, “Oh, damn it, you also can honest non-public bought us. Yeah, I’m Keith Alli. Dele has the truth is been bumming around north London for the closing two years, eating Nandos and taking part in Laser Quest.”


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  15. And we’re abet

    Striking the total Jose stuff to 1 aspect temporarily, enact we all good agree that it’s pretty to non-public membership football abet after but one other international break?

    Correct kind in case you would forgotten, Liverpool are high, Norwich are backside and Danny Drinkwater is quiet injured.

    Right here are this day’s Premier League fixtures (beginning at 15:00 GMT unless acknowledged otherwise)…

    West Ham v Tottenham (12:30 GMT)

    Arsenal v Southampton

    Bournemouth v Wolves

    Brighton v Leicester

    Palace v Liverpool

    Everton v Norwich

    Watford v Burnley

    Man City v Chelsea (17:30 GMT)

    Now, let’s non-public a peek at what a pair of of the abet pages are announcing (warning: could also honest receive traces of Mourinho)…

  16. A-ha!

    Bouncing Reduction

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    Crash, bang, wallop, gape who’s bounced abet into the Premier League.

    Yes, or no longer it’s Jose Mourinho, performing an Alan Partridge-esque return to prominence after shoving a complete cheese in Manchester United’s face and running off (after being knowledgeable he would no longer receive a corpulent third series, sorry season).

    He’s bought his shot of redemption with north London digital (aka Tottenham, within the meanwhile north London’s 2nd-simplest football mix – in accordance with the desk no much less than). And as fate would non-public it, Spurs are taking part in in this day’s early game at West Ham.

    Honest stuff.

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