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Tottenham vs Leeds LIVE! Premier League



After two weeks of intense work under Antonio Conte, Tottenham host Leeds bidding to kick-start their season in the run-up to Christmas.

It has been an international break packed with extended training sessions and running drills for the Spurs players as Conte tries to whip them into shape following his appointment.

Tottenham, who drew 0-0 at Everton in Conte’s first Premier League game in charge two weeks ago, go into the game seven points outside of the top four but have a chance to close that gap after West Ham slipped up at Wolves yesterday.

Harry Kane will be looking to get his faltering club season up and running after scoring seven goals for England against Albania and San Marino.

Leeds are only two points above the bottom three after a slow start under Marcelo Bielsa.

With kick-off at 4.30pm GMT, follow all the action with Dan Kilpatrick at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium and Matt Verri.

Live updates

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12 mins: First real sign of a Spurs attack, and it comes from Kane dropping deep. Royal gets well forward, but Leeds get enough bodies back to crowd him out.

Son then makes a run in behind, but he’s offside.

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10 mins: Harrison again on the left wing, and he wins a corner for his side.

Kane wins the header in the box to get it away. Lucas Moura does really well to break for Spurs, but his pass to Son is cut out.

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Dan Kilpatrick at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

Leeds are missing a host of key players but they have started the game with an impressive intensity which has quickly subdued the home crowd. Dallas was within a whisker of opening the scoring with a fierce low drive.

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7 mins: Leeds very close to taking the lead!

Harrison volleys a nice ball into the box, and it’s cleared away. It comes to Dallas, who pings an effort from outside the box, and it skids just wide.

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4 mins: All Leeds in the early stages, Tottenham happy to sit back for now and let them have the ball.

Kalvin Phillips playing really deep, effectively in the defence.

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2 mins: Leeds on the attack straight away, and they have a dangerous free-kick. Gelhardt brought down on the edge of the box.

Phillips and Harrison standing over it. It’s Phillips… comfortable enough save for Lloris.

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We’re off!

Action underway at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Plenty of excitement in the stands… it’s up to the Spurs players to use that on the pitch.

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Players are out, Harry Kane leading his side onto the pitch.

Seven goals against Albania and San Marino over the international break… he’ll be hoping that can help fire his club form into action too.

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Ten minutes to go

Warm-ups are done, and kick-off is almost here.

Tottenham will be looking to take advantage of Leeds’ injury problems and give the home crowd something to cheer.

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Sergio Reguilon on training…

“We are working so hard, the last weeks and the international break have been the worst weeks of my life!”



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