Tottenham Hotspur team news: Injury, suspension news vs. Leyton Orient

Sports Mole rounds up all of the latest injury and suspension news for Tottenham Hotspur ahead of Tuesday’s EFL Cup clash with Leyton Orient.

Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to book their spot in the fourth round of the EFL Cup when they travel to Leyton Orient on Tuesday night.

Spurs will enter the match off the back of a 5-2 victory over Southampton in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon, where Son Heung-min scored four times for Jose Mourinho‘s side.

The games are coming thick and fast for Tottenham at the moment due to their involvement in the Europa League, and Mourinho is expected to make wholesale changes for this particular fixture.

Here, Sports Mole rounds up the London club’s latest injury and suspension news.

Japhet Tanganga warms up for Spurs on January 11, 2020© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Thigh
Possible return date: Unknown

Spurs will again be without the services of young defender Japhet Tanganga on Tuesday night, with the Englishman set to spend the next few weeks recovering from a thigh problem.

Gareth Bale arrives at the Tottenham Hotspur training ground on September 18, 2020© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Knee
Possible return date: Unknown

Tottenham fans might have to wait until October to catch a sight of Gareth Bale once again as the Wales international is currently battling a knee problem, making him unavailable for selection.


Spurs have no suspension concerns heading into Tuesday night’s affair.


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