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Team news: Rebrov, Perry doubtful

Posted on 1 December 2000  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Sergei Rebrov and Chris Perry are our main doubts ahead of the Premiership&rsquo&#59;s biggest test at Old Trafford on Saturday.<P class=MsoNormal>Both will undergo late fitness tests with Rebrov struggling with a thigh complaint and Perry attempting to shake off an ankle injury sustained in last week&rsquo&#59;s win against Leicester City.<P class=MsoNormal>Chris Armstrong and Ramon Vega look read-made replacements up front and in defence respectively.<P class=MsoNormal>Last week&rsquo&#59;s hat-trick hero Les Ferdinand and midfielder Darren Anderton have overcome the effects of a midweek bout of flu while the news is good on long-term absentees Oyvind Leonhardsen (thigh, hamstring) and Steffen Iversen (knee) &mdash&#59; both Norwegians are looking to step up training next week.<P class=MsoNormal>That leaves Mauricio Taricco (groin) and Luke Young, who has his broken foot in plaster, on the sidelines.<P class=MsoNormal><B>Spurs squad:</B> Sullivan Walker, Carr, Perry, Vega, Campbell, Thelwell, Clemence, Anderton, Sherwood, King, Davies, Freund, Etherington, Thatcher, Ferdinand, Rebrov, Armstrong, Korsten.<P class=MsoNormal>In the United camp, Sir Alex Ferguson will ring the changes after resting his superstars for the midweek defeat at Sunderland in the Worthington Cup. <IMG align=left src="../title_images/david_beckham.jpg"> <P class=MsoNormal>Fit-again Ryan Giggs, David Beckham, Roy Keane, Teddy Sheringham and Fabien Barthez will all be back in action after a night off. <P class=MsoNormal>Dwight Yorke - sent off for an awful tackle on Emerson Thome at the Stadium of Light - is likely to continue in attack, although Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is pressing for a recall and youngster David Healy is in the squad. <P class=MsoNormal>The manager&rsquo&#59;s biggest dilemma appears to be at left-back, with Phil Neville and Mickael Silvestre both vying for the starting slot. <P class=MsoNormal><B>United squad:</B> Barthez, Irwin, G Neville, Brown, Silvestre, Beckham, Keane, Scholes, Giggs, Butt, Yorke, Sheringham, Solskjaer, P Neville, Fortune, Wallwork, Healy, Greening, van der Gouw. <P class=MsoNormal>&nbsp&#59;<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>