Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp has stressed anyone “not in the right frame of mind to play” following Fabrice Muamba’s cardiac arrest at White Hart Lane on Saturday will be allowed to sit out tomorrow’s Barclays Premier League clash against Stoke.
Striker Emmanuel Adebayor is again a doubt (hamstring) and defender Ledley King (knee) will be assessed.
Winger Aaron Lennon remains sidelined with a hamstring problem while William Gallas is fit again following a calf injury.
Defender Michael Dawson (ankle), goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes (knee), and midfielder Tom Huddlestone (ankle) are out.
Provisional Squad: Friedel, King, Assou-Ekotto, Kaboul, Walker, Parker, Livermore, Bale, Modric, Sandro, van der Vaart, Adebayor, Saha, Defoe, Gallas, Cudicini, Nelsen, Rose, Kranjcar.