Tottenham Hotspur midfielder, Mousa Dembele, has been ruled out until the New Year after sustaining ligament damage to his right ankle, the Premier League club said on Thursday.
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Wolves came into the match on the back of successive defeats but started in a confident mood as Raul Jimenez struck narrowly over the crossbar from 25 yards, and Matt Doherty worked Hugo Lloris with another shot from range
Tottenham Hotspur will be without five key players for at least two weeks due to injury, but manager Mauricio Pochettino was in upbeat mood ahead of the Champions League clash with Barcelona on Tuesday.
Dembele, whose progress has also been stalled by a hip issue, has featured just six times in the Premier League this season.
Arsene Wenger has recently spoken of Arsenal’s need to sell some of the club’s fringe players and it seems that it’s starting to come to fruition.
A dominant Spurs performance increases the pressure on Chelsea, who head to Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon for their game in hand, while Bournemouth remain seven points above the drop zone and are still not yet safe from relegation
Lloris, who captains Mauricio Pochettino’s side, has made 189 appearances for Tottenham since joining from Lyon
Tottenham visit The Hawthorns unbeaten in 13 league games, their longest such run in the Premier League,