Tottenham injury update: Tanguy Ndombele and Ryan Sessegnon return to training ahead of Crystal Palace clash


Ryan Sessegnon could make his long-awaited Tottenham debut this weekend.

Spurs will be looking to pick up their first Premier League win since the opening day of the season when they host Crystal Palace on Saturday, with the match LIVE on talkSPORT as part of our GameDay coverage.

Ryan Sessegnon joined Tottenham on transfer deadline day but has not yet played for the club

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Ryan Sessegnon joined Tottenham on transfer deadline day but has not yet played for the club

Sessegnon, a £25million summer arrival from Fulham, has returned to training after recovering from a hamstring injury which has kept him out all season.

Club-record signing Tanguy Ndombele, who has missed Spurs’ last two games with a thigh problem, is also in line to feature against the Eagles having returned to fitness.

Meanwhile, Kyle Walker-Peters and Eric Dier are also being assessed for selection after returning to training from hamstring and hip issues respectively.

However, Giovani Lo Celso has been ruled out with a hip injury until next month.


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The Real Betis loanee was being eased into the team with three substitute appearances after a busy summer at the Copa America.

But the 23-year-old suffered a setback while on international duty with Argentina.

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino said: “Always it’s a sad situation, very disappointed.

“For Giovani, the first months here was to adapt to a new club and new football. Everything he was doing in a very good way. We are all so disappointed because now we need to wait for him.

Giovani Lo Celso has had an injury setback which is expected to keep him sidelined until the end of October

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Giovani Lo Celso has had an injury setback which is expected to keep him sidelined until the end of October

“In the same way we need to be positive, it’s not another way to take it, but we need to be positive and try to provide him with good quality training and recovery.

“In the moment that he’s ready, to be strong and start to help the team again.

“Nothing that I can tell you will change his reality. We’re all disappointed, first the Argentine national team are very sad. We’re all really sad. We cannot change the situation.


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“That is why it is so important for us, we need to try to anticipate the things, the right judgement.

“The decisions are so important to have a good relationship with all the national teams.

“It’s not to blame someone. In the end the most difficult part is for the player. That is why our responsibility is always to try to anticipate the problems.”

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