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Confirmed team news: Friedel starts as Spurs trio return

19:22 06 December 2012

Brad Friedel

Brad Friedel

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Tottenham v Panathinaikos line-ups

Brad Friedel will make his first start in a month as Tottenham look to book their place in the knockout stages of the Europa League with a draw against Panathinaikos at White Hart Lane tonight.

Friedel captains a strong-looking Spurs team that also included recalled trio Kyle Walker, Emmanuel Adebayor and young midfielder Tom Carroll.

Panathinaikos manager Juan Roman Rocha leaves out Quincy Owusu-Abeyie after the former Arsenal forward suffered a hamstring injury.

Tottenham: Friedel, Walker, Caulker, Vertonghen, Naughton, Sandro, Carroll, Dempsey, Adebayor, Defoe

Subs: Cudicini, Huddlestone, Livermore, Townsend, Stewart, Dembele, Sigurdsson

Panathinaikos: Karnezis, Sissoko, Vitolo, Mavrias, Toché, Seitaridis, Zeca, Sow, Vyntra, Spyropoulos, Triantafyllopoulos

Subs: Kapino, Christodoulopoulos, Fornaroli, Marinos, Petropoulos, Chouchoumis, Valazquez

Referee: Pawel Gil (Poland)

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