Emmanuel Adebayor has been asked to train with Tottenham's reserves.
Chelsea is slowly seeing its defense return to full strength after veterans Branislav Ivanovic and John Terry were passed fit.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored a goal on either half of the interval as Arsenal beat Reading 2-0 at the Emirates.
Arsenal returned Carl Jenkinson to the starting line-up against Reading in EFL Cup action on Tuesday but Olivier Giroud was only fit enough for the bench.
Manchester City will be sweating over another injury to star midfielder Kevin De Bruyne after picking up a knock this weekend.
Hull City have confirmed via their official Twitter account that their Scottish midfielder Robert Snodgrass will be out of action for up to four weeks.
Manchester United winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan is available for selection after proving his fitness for the EFL Cup derby with Man City.
Rumours are circulating that Manchester United manager Joe Mourinho is readying to clear out a large contingent of players in the January transfer window.
Olivier Giroud is finally set to return as Arsenal prepare to face Reading in the League Cup on Tuesday.
Arsenal right back Carl Jenkinson will return to action after two seasons away on loan and a significant injury.
West Ham are ready to challenge Antonio Conte and his Chelsea side in Wednesday's EPL Cup tie, says defender Angelo Ogbonna.
Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez and Jamie Vardy have both been named in the 30-man shortlist for the 2016 Ballon D'or.