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Reports claim Paul Gascoigne placed on emergency detox

Paul Gascoigne. Credit: PA

Tottenham are offering support to ailing former star Paul Gascoigne after it was reported he had been placed on an emergency three-day detox.

Reports claimed that Gazza, 47, was sectioned under the Mental Health Act early on Friday morning after another drinking binge.

A spokesman for Spurs said: “We are aware of the situation with Paul and continue to offer our support.”

Erik Lamela's rabona: Twitter reaction

Spurs playmaker Erik Lamela did this…

… and then Twitter's jaw dropped as one:


Must be the best goal I've ever seen!! @Coco_Lamela ???? congrats to hattrick Kane as well!!! @hkane28


lamelas goal. I remember trying it at training at Southampton and ended up tearing my medial. Know your strengths. Head it and kick it far


Late seeing #Lamela goal!! Worth the wait!! Wowsers that's special!!


Erik Lamela's goal is a landmark goal, wonderful, a goal which will be shown over and over. Amazing. So, stop going on about Harry Kane!


Still in disbelief about Lamela's goal. It should be illegal.


403,886 - Number of school children trying to replicate Erik Lamela's goal in the playground today. Rabona.

Not everyone thought the goal was the best thing since sliced bread, though…


Lamela's goal is not better than Bergkamp's goal vs Newcastle #Fact!



Man City v Spurs starting line-ups


TEAM NEWS @MCFC: Hart, Clichy, Demichelis, Kompany (C), Sagna, Milner, Lampard, Fernando, Navas, Silva, Aguero


SUBS NEWS @MCFC: Caballero, Kolarov, Boyata, Toure, Fernandinho, Jovetic, Dzeko


#THFC team: Lloris, Dier, Fazio, Kaboul (c), Rose; Capoue, Mason; Chadli, Eriksen, Lamela; Soldado #COYS


#THFC subs: Vorm, Vertonghen, Dembele, Stambouli, Townsend, Adebayor, Kane. #COYS

Tottenham wait on Lloris and Chadli for Man City trip

Lloris Spurs THFC
Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris. Credit: PA

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris will be given every opportunity to prove his fitness ahead of Tottenham's trip to Manchester City after being forced out of France duty with a thigh injury.

Belgium midfielder Nacer Chadli (hip) will also be given a chance to prove his fitness, while striker Emmanuel Adebayor and Nabil Bentaleb will be assessed on their returns from international duty.

Defenders Kyle Naughton (ankle) and Kyle Walker (abdominal surgery) remain absentees.

Provisional Spurs squad: Lloris, Vorm, Rose, Davies, Vertonghen, Chiriches, Dier, Kaboul, Fazio, Capoue, Stambouli, Paulinho, Dembele, Mason, Bentaleb, Eriksen, Lennon, Townsend, Chadli, Lamela, Soldado, Adebayor, Kane.

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