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Spurs defender Jan Vertonghen ruled out until December

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen has been ruled out until December, the club has confirmed. Vertonghen was substituted at half-time during Spurs’ Premier League win at […]The post Spurs defender Jan Vertonghen ruled out until December appeared first on Squawka News.

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen has been ruled out until December, the club has confirmed.
Vertonghen was substituted at half-time during Spurs’ Premier League win at Huddersfield Town last month after pulling up with a hamstring injury.

He has missed every game since then, and Tottenham have now confirmed the Belgian may not be back in full training until December despite responding well to rehabilitation.
A club statement reads: “Jan Vertonghen sustained a hamstring injury against Huddersfield Town on 29 September, which has been monitored closely over the past 12 days. “Further investigation has shown a good initial response to rehabilitation.
“The Belgium international defender will now continue his recovery with a view to returning to full training by December.”
Boost for Man City and Chelsea

The news comes as a boost to Manchester City and Chelsea, who are both set to play against Spurs in the Premier League before December.
Vertonghen has emerged as one of the best centre-backs in England over the last couple of seasons, and Tottenham will have to face tough matches without him.
Indeed, Vertonghen is set to miss the four games Spurs must play in the space of n...
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