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Leicester striker Vardy to miss Tottenham clash

Leicester striker Vardy to miss Tottenham clash
By PA Sport

07/12/2018 at 13:58Updated 07/12/2018 at 15:12

The 31-year-old has a groin injury.

Jamie Vardy remains sidelined for Leicester with a groin injury when they host

The striker will not be rushed back to action after missing the 1-1 draw at Fulham on Wednesday.

Harry Maguire is expected to return after a knee problem, fellow defender Jonny Evans is fit following a knock and Rachid Ghezzal (leg) is available but Daniel Amartey (broken ankle) is out.

Jan Vertonghen is back in the Tottenham squad but fellow defenders Kieran Trippier and Juan Foyth are ruled out.

Vertonghen returns following a one-match ban but Trippier has a groin problem and Foyth a hamstring issue.

Mousa Dembele (ankle), Erik Lamela (thigh), Victor Wanyama (knee) and Davinson Sanchez (hamstring) are still sidelined.