Maribor v Tottenham preview
Team news ahead of Thursday night's Europa League Group J clash between NK Maribor and Tottenham Hotspur in Slovenia (kick-off 6.00pm).
Gareth Bale and Emmanuel Adebayor have not travelled with Spurs for the Europa League tie with NK Maribor, with Bale remaining at home after his partner gave birth at the weekend, and Adebayor has missed out on the trip to Stadion Ljudski vrt with a back complaint.
Hugo Lloris will start in goal for Spurs, while Mousa Dembele (hip), Scott Parker (Achilles), Benoit Assou-Ekotto and Younes Kaboul (both knee) are all sidelined.
Tottenham (from): Lloris, Cudicini, Naughton, Walker, Caulker, Gallas, Dawson, Vertonghen, Smith, Livermore, Parrett, Huddlestone, Sandro, Sigurdsson, Lennon, Townsend, Falque, Dempsey, Defoe.