Jan Vertonghen’s message to Kyle Walker ahead of comeback

Jan Vertonghen is delighted with the impending return to action of Tottenham Hotspur teammate Kyle Walker in the Europa League tonight.

Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen has welcomed the return to action of teammate Kyle Walker.

England international right-back Walker is set to make his first appearance in nine months when he starts against Besiktas in the Europa League this evening.

The 24-year-old had been sidelined with an abdominal injury, but he has now fully recovered and will start in Istanbul.

Just minutes before the start of the Group C match, Belgium international centre-back Vertonghen posted the following message to his teammate on social networking site Twitter.

 Tottenham midfielder Ryan Mason also posted a similar message on Twitter.

Tottenham have already booked their place in the round of 32 in the Europa League. A draw against Besiktas tonight will see them seal top spot in Group C.

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