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William Gallas and Steven Pienaar will both make their first Tottenham appearances of the season in Russia.

Scott Parker, Sandro, Gareth Bale and Luka Modric have been left in London, but Jermain Defoe and Sebastien Bassong have travelled and are likely to start.

Youngsters Andros Townsend, Harry Kane and Tom Carroll will come into the side, but Danny Rose (ankle) and Giovani dos Santos (calf) are out.

Tottenham (from): Gomes, Cudicini, Gallas, Bassong, Waller-Lassen, Stewart, Barthram, Livermore, Townsend, Pienaar, Fredericks, Carroll, Nicholson, Parrett, Pavlyuchenko, Defoe, Falque, Kane, Lancaster, Pritchard.

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Europa League Fixtures

Thursday, 19 February 2015
18:00
Aalborg v Club Brugge  
Young Boys v Everton  
Dnipro v Olympiakos  
PSV v Zenit  
Roma v Feyenoord  
Torino v Ath Bilbao  
Trabzonspor v Napoli  
Wolfsburg v Sporting  
20:05
Ajax v Leg Warsaw  
Anderlecht v D Moscow  

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