Tottenham Hotspur’s predicted XI: We predict Jose Mourinho’s starting XI as they return to action against Manchester United in the Premier League.
Spurs go up against United this evening, as both teams return to action following the extended Coronavirus break which halted the Premier League for 100 days.
The games is significant for both clubs in many ways. Not only does it see Spurs boss Jose Mourinho face-up against his former team for the second time, it is also significant in the race for the Champions League.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side managed to beat Spurs 2-1 in the previous fixture at Old Trafford, which saw Mourinho fall to his first defeat as Tottenham boss.
With nine league games remaining Mournho’s men sit four points behind tonight’s opponents and a further three behind fourth-placed Chelsea.
So which Tottenham players will be tasked with the challenge of getting back to a winning start tonight. Here we predict Mourinho’s XI…
Goalkeeper: Following a nasty elbow injury earlier in the season, Spurs’ number one Hugo Lloris returned to football before lockdown and will be expected to start tonight.