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Team news for Sunday's FA Cup fourth-round clash between Fulham and Tottenham at Craven Cottage (kick-off 4.30pm).

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Bale: Back injury

Bale: Back injury

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Fulham loan signing Gael Kakuta is cup-tied for Sunday's game.

New signing Steve Sidwell is available to play his second match for the Cottagers following his arrival from Aston Villa.

Bobby Zamora (leg), Philippe Senderos (Achilles) and Matthew Briggs (calf) are injured while Mark Schwarzer is on Asian Cup duty with Australia.

Gareth Bale misses the match with a back injury.

Bale came off 10 minutes into Spurs' draw at Newcastle last week with a back spasm but Harry Redknapp insists the problem is not serious and expects the Wales winger to return to action in 10 days' time.

Benoit Assou-Ekotto (knee), Heurelho Gomes (shoulder), Wilson Palacios (knee) should return after missing the game at St James' Park but Ledley King (groin) and Tom Huddlestone (ankle) remain sidelined.

Fulham (from): Stockdale, Pantsil, Hangeland, Hughes, Baird, Davies, Riise, Murphy, Sidwell, Etuhu, Duff, Dempsey, E Johnson, Kamara, Gera, Dembele, Etheridge, Salcido, Greening, A Johnson, Halliche.

Tottenham (from): Gomes, Pletikosa, Cudicini, Hutton, Corluka, Dawson, Kaboul, Gallas, Bassong, Assou-Ekotto, Khumalo, Sandro, Palacios, Jenas, Lennon, Modric, Dos Santos, Van der Vaart, Crouch, Pavlyuchenko, Keane, Defoe, Pienaar.

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