Sports Mole rounds up Tottenham Hotspur’s latest injury and suspension news ahead of the first leg of their Champions League semi-final with Ajax.

Tottenham Hotspur head into the first leg of their Champions League semi-final with Ajax on the back of their first defeat at their recently-opened stadium.

Mauricio Pochettino‘s side went into Saturday’s Premier League fixture with West Ham United having registered four successive wins and clean sheets, but a second-half goal from Michail Antonio earned the Hammers all three points.

Spurs now turn their attention to the European scene having already gotten the better of Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City during the knockout stages.

Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest injury and suspension news for Spurs ahead of the match with the Dutch giants.


TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR’S INJURY LIST

Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane suffers ankle injury in challenge with Manchester City's Fabian Delph in the Champions League on April 9, 2019.© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Ankle
Possible return date: Unknown

Harry Kane sustained ankle ligament damage against Manchester City earlier this month, and the forward is only likely to play again this season if Spurs make the final of this competition.

Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Moussa Sissoko in action against Cardiff City on January 1, 2019© Reuters

Status: Out
Type of injury: Groin
Possible return date: April 30

Pochettino has previously said that Moussa Sissoko faces a couple of weeks on the sidelines through injury. That timeframe will be reached this week, but the Frenchman will continue to be assessed.


Harry Winks in action for Spurs on March 6, 2019© Reuters

Status: Doubt
Type of injury: Groin
Possible return date: May 4

Harry Winks has spent a number of small periods on the sidelines over the past two months, and Pochettino has suggested that the midfielder will not be in contention for this match.


Tottenham Hotspur's Erik Lamela pictured in March 2019© Reuters

Status: Doubt
Type of injury: Thigh
Possible return date: Unknown

Erik Lamela has not featured since the start of March, despite the Argentine having returned to the training pitch earlier this month. The playmaker will continue to be assessed ahead of this game.


Serge Aurier in action for Tottenham Hotspur in pre-season on July 27, 2018© Reuters

Status: Doubt
Type of injury: Thigh
Possible return date: Unknown

Like Lamela, Serge Aurier is currently being assessed ahead of a potential return. The Ivorian is continuing his rehabilitation on the training pitch.


Jan Vertonghen in action for Tottenham Hotspur on August 27, 2018© Reuters

Status: Slight doubt
Type of injury: Fatigue
Possible return date: April 30

Jan Vertonghen missed the game with West Ham due to fatigue, but Pochettino has stated that he expects the Belgian to return to the squad on Tuesday night.


TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR’S SUSPENSION LIST

Son Heung-min will miss the first leg having picked up three yellow cards throughout the competition.


Son Heung-min in action for Spurs on April 23, 2019

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