Capoue ruled out for four weeks

Tottenham have received a boost with the news that midfielder Etienne Capoue will only be sidelined for four weeks because of an injury he suffered against Arsenal on Sunday.

Capoue had to be carried off on a stretcher after 72 minutes of the north London derby following a tackle from Gunners midfielder.

Andre Villas-Boas feared the summer signing from Toulouse had broken his fibula, but Spurs announced this afternoon that the Frenchman had only suffered a sprained ankle

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