Mauricio Pochettino Sets Return Date on Tottenham Forward Erik Lamela

Tottenham Hotspur are in magnificent form.

Having stopped Chelsea's 13 game unbeaten run third placed Spurs head in to the weekend fixtures in high spirits with an early fixture at home against West Brom, with a win moving them to second place as Liverpool will face Manchester United on Sunday evening.

Wanyama who left the Saints in June after three seasons at the club has commanded a starting role in the Spurs line up and has recognized Pochettino's hand that helped him settle quickly into the Premier League.

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The Spurs do not have too many injuries to worry about for this game but playmaker Erik Lamela remains sidelined nursing his hip injury and will remain the only absentee.

Spurs have not lost at home this season but 31-year-old Scotland worldwide Fletcher is eyeing another positive result that could push West Brom up to seventh. Mauricio Pochettino's biggest decision will be what formation to deploy from the outset, with the 3-4-3 setup working well against Watford and Chelsea in their last two league games.

Nyom asked not to be included in his country's squad for the Africa Cup of Nations and, after flying to Paris to meet the national team and state his case, he was omitted from the final 23-man squad.

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As seen in the tweets below, Chris Brunt is a doubt after missing out last weekend while Jonny Evans has been ruled out of the game through injury.

The Baggies have lost just one of their last seven Premier League meetings with Spurs, with the previous three games between the clubs ending in 1-1 draws.

Dele Alli and Mauricio Pochettino were snapped in conversation as Tottenham Hotspur trained ahead of the visit of West Brom on Saturday afternoon.

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