Tottenham v Bayer Leverkusen – Probable line-ups – Calhanoglu to start

ROME, ITALY - AUGUST 18: Hakan Calhanoglu of Bayer Leverkusen and Dusan Basta of SS Lazio in action during the UEFA Champions League qualifying round play off first leg match between SS Lazio and Bayer Leverkusen at Olimpico Stadium on August 18, 2015 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Giuseppe Bellini/Getty Images)


Tottenham host the Bundesliga giants Bayer Leverkusen in the UEFA Champions League tonight at Wembley as they look for their second win in Group E.

Spurs currently find themselves in second place with four points after three games. The north London based club are unbeaten in their last 12 games and know a victory could take them to the top of the group.

Tottenham will need to remain focused on tonights encounter seeing that they take on their biter rivals Arsenal in the Premier League this weekend

Turkey international Hakan Calhanoglu is expected to start tonight for Leverkusen. The 22-year-old has provided three assists and two goals in ten appearances for the Bundelsiga club this season.

Leverkusen have made a disappointing start to their leauge season and find themselves in 10th place with 13 points after nine games.

Tottenham probable starting line-up: Lloris; Walker, Dier, Vertonghen, Rose; Wanyama, Dembele; Sissoko, Alli, Eriksen; Son.

Bayer Leverkusen probable starting line-up: Leno; Henrichs, Tah, Toprak, Wendell; Brandt, Aranguiz, Kampl, Calhanoglu; Kiessling, Hernandez.