The six possible unavailable players for Spurs ahead of their crucial Ajax showdown

Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Dom Le Roy

Tottenham Hotspur only have one Premier League game between now and their crucial home leg against Ajax in the semi-final of the Champions League.

Perhaps it is not the best time to be facing West Ham in a London derby that usually brings tough tackles and the risk of injury in a heated rivalry.

Ajax have also played their last fixture before the semi, as the Dutch League have cancelled an entire game week to ensure their representative is fresh and ready; no such luck from the Premier League (talkSPORT).

Tottenham will be desperate to both survive the West Ham encounter injury free, and get back a couple of key players to bolster their squad for next Tuesday.

According to Physio Room’s Injury Table, Spurs currently have five out injured:

Harry Kane is obviously a long term absentee with his ankle ligament injury.

Serge Aurier is also listed as unavailable due to his hamstring injury, and Moussa Sissoko will likely be out with a groin strain.

Harry Winks is a major doubt to face West Ham, but there is more hope he could feature in some way and make it back for the Ajax match.

Erik Lamela is similarly a doubt for the West Ham encounter, but not necessarily that far from a return.

Heung Min Son is also ruled out for the Ajax match as he picked up one too many yellow cards in the competition with his booking against Man City.

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