Spurs will have to wait on the results of a late fitness test before deciding if they can use Emmanuel Adebayor's services to ease their striking problems.
The Togoan international could slot straight back in to the starting line-up for tomorrow's Barclays Premier League clash against Newcastle at White Hart Lane.
He has been at the African Nations Cup for almost a month, but manager Andre Villas-Boas hopes he will come through today's training session as his only other recognised striker Jermain Defoe is out with an ankle injury.
Reading boss Brian McDermott praised a clinical second half performance which sent the Royals through to the last 16 of the FA Cup.
Brighton, Reading and Aldershot have some big matches this weekend in the Fourth Round of the FA Cup.
A football fan has put himself at the centre of a flurry of Twitter attention after betting his bank details on the outcome of a match.