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Spurs warns over fixture pile up

Andre Villas-Boas says his players' careers could be "wrecked" because of a fixture pile-up caused by the Football League.

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Match fixture pile-up could 'wreck' players' careers

Andre Villas-Boas claims his players' careers could be "wrecked" because of a fixture pile-up caused by the Football League.

Spurs Manager Andre Villas-Boas Credit: Press Association

The Football League has decided that Tottenham will play Aston Villa in the third round of the Capital One Cup on Tuesday, just two days after the club faces Cardiff in the Barclays Premier League.

Given that Spurs play Tromso in the Europa League this Thursday, Villas-Boas' squad face a hectic period of three games in six days.

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