No Defoe as Spurs head to Emirates

Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe will miss Saturday's Premier League clash at Arsenal as he must serve the final part of his three-match ban.

Last Updated: 30/10/09 at 16:53

Defoe: Completes ban

Defoe: Completes ban

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Aaron Lennon (ankle), Giovani dos Santos (ankle) and Luka Modric (fractured leg) will also miss the north London derby at Emirates Stadium (kick-off 12.45pm) but Peter Crouch has recovered from a groin problem.

Goalkeeper Carlo Cudicini (knee) and centre-backs Jonathan Woodgate (head) and Ledley King (illness) should be available and Niko Kranjcar is back after being cup-tied.

Tottenham (from): Gomes, Cudicini, Button, Hutton, Naughton, Corluka, Assou-Ekotto, Bale, Woodgate, King, Bassong, Dawson, Huddlestone, Jenas, Palacios, Kranjcar, Bentley, Keane, Crouch, Pavlyuchenko.

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