Mauricio Pochettino has declared Mousa Dembele "doubtful" to be ready for selection this weekend when Tottenham travel to the Stadium of Light.
Tottenham expect to know the full extent of the foot injury suffered by Mousa Dembele within 24 hours after the midfielder was taken off against Everton at White Hart Lane.
Mousa Dembele put an end to his good run of form with a terrible performance against West Ham.
Mousa Dembele is showing signs of life at Tottenham after a frustrating 18 months.
Mousa Dembele is back fit for Spurs as they host Fulham this weekend.
Tim Sherwood reports that Mousa Dembele is close to making a comeback ahead of Sunday’s clash with Southampton.
After being named in the travelling squad, Dembele wasn't available as his long-standing hip injury was too painful for him to play.
Mousa Dembele scored to put Tottenham up 2-0 in their Europa League win over Tromso.
Tottenham midfielder Mousa Dembele has cited his side's poor record against the Premier League's smaller teams as the reason they missed out on Champions League football.