Jose Mourinho has provided a team news update to journalists who have dialled into Tottenham Hotspur’s pre-LASK press conference from Hotspur Way this afternoon.
Such is the protocol, the media are informed of the availability of the Spurs squad ahead of Mourinho answering questions prior to the trip to Austria for tomorrow’s Europa League group stage clash.
Pre-match press conferences continue to take place on the Zoom video conferencing after the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown restrictions meaning that journalists can no longer attend Hotspur Way in person.
Tottenham head into the match at the Stadion der Stadt Linz level on points with Royal Antwerp, while LASK are in third and are three points behind the top two with two games left to play in Group J.
Mourinho revealed that Erik Lamela is still not ready to return to action while Harry Kane, Sergio Reguilon and Carlos Vinicius who all missed training today have a chance of returning for the North London derby against Arsenal on Sunday.
Just asked Mourinho about Kane, Reguilon, Lamela and Vinicius missing training. He confirmed they are all injured: "Erik Lamela I don't believe has a chance for the weekend. Harry, Vinicius and Sergio I believe there is a chance for the weekend [to face Arsenal]."
— Alasdair Gold (@AlasdairGold) December 2, 2020
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