Spurs look to put a stranglehold on the Premier League’s second place with a win over visiting Southampton on Sunday (Watch live, 8:30 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via Live Extra).
Tottenham sacrificed its slim chance at the PL title during a card- and discipline-filled draw with Chelsea on Monday, but still hold a three-point advantage on Arsenal. Spurs also hold a comfortable 14-goal advantage in differential on their North London Derbymates.
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Spurs will be without suspended Mousa Dembele and Dele Alli.
As for Saints, a win keeps them in the discussion for sixth place. Southampton is two points shy of West Ham, who has two more matches to play, and two ahead of Liverpool. The Reds have three matches left.
Spurs: Lloris, Walker, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Rose; Dier, Mason; Lamela, Eriksen, Son; Kane. Subs: Vorm, Davies, Wimmer, Carroll, Chadli, Winks, Clinton.
Saints: Forster; Bertrand, Fonte, Van Dijk, Martina, S. Davis, Clasie, Wanyama, Tadic, Mane, Long. Subs: Stekelenburg, Cedric, Yoshida, Romeu, Ward-Prowse, Pelle, Austin.