Spurs make seven changes but Bale back in strong line-up for Coventry
14:10 05 January 2013
Gareth Bale has returned from his ban to take his place in the starting line up for Tottenham’s FA Cup clash against Coventry.
However, Aaron Lennon and Jermain Defoe are both left on the bench but Andre Villas-Boas has named a strong Spurs side for their League One opponents.
Tottenham: Friedel, Naughton, Caulker, Dawson, Assou-Ekotto, Parker, Huddlestone, Sigurdsson, Bale, Dempsey, Adebayor.
Substitutes: Lloris, Vertonghen, Dembele, Townsend, Carroll, Lennon, Defoe.
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