Predicted Tottenham line-up to play Dortmund: Bentaleb and Onomah to start

Here is how we predict Tottenham Hotspur will line up against Borussia Dortmund later this week:

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has a very big decision to make this week when his side take on Borussia Dortmund in the second leg of their Europa League last 32 tie.

Spurs trail 3-0 from the first leg after the German club completely outplayed a weakened Tottenham team for much of that encounter, and with the North London side pushing hard for the Premier League trophy it may be time to accept European triumph is unlikely this season.

Tottenham’s weekend win against Aston Villa means they are currently just two points behind league leaders Leicester City, and while the Foxes could stretch that to five points if they beat Newcastle United on Monday evening there is still all to play for.

That being the case it would be no surprise if Pochettino played his second string on Thursday, resting his key players for the upcoming matches against the likes of Bournemouth, Liverpool and Manchester United.

In early team news, Jan Vertonghen has returned to light training but he is not yet available while Clinton N’Jie is also lacking match fitness.

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