LODNON (SportingAlert) — Emmanuel Adebayor starts for Tottenham as they play host to QPR in the English Premier League at White Hart Lane on Sunday.
BARCLAYS PREMIER LEAGUE
Venue: White Hart Lane
Date: Sunday, 24 August
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Roberto Soldado and Harry Kane who both started in the Europa League qualifier in midweek are on the bench, as manager Mauricio Pochettino goes into his home debut as Spurs boss seeking his third successive victory.
Aaron Lennon is dropped to the bench, while full-back Kyle Naughton, who also started West Ham United, misses the game because of suspension.
Christian Eriksen, Younes Kaboul, and Etienne Capoue, who were all rested for Thursday’s Europa League clash at AEL Limassol are back in the lineup again.
For QPR, manager Harry Redknapp has handed a debut straight away to Dutch World Cup midfielder Leroy Fer following his £8m from Norwich.
Also in the starting lineup today is Chile defender Mauricio Isla, who will make his first appearance for the club since joining on loan from Juventus. He comes in for Danny Simpson, who is dropped to the bench.
Frenchman Loic Remy leads the attack for the visitors.
Tottenham Hotspur v QPR
Tottenham: Lloris, Dier, Kaboul, Vertonghen, Rose, Capoue, Bentaleb, Lamela, Eriksen, Chadli, Adebayor. Subs: Lennon, Soldado, Holtby, Kane, Dembele, Friedel, Davies
QPR: Green, Dunne, Ferdinand, Caulker, Phillips, Isla, Barton, Fer, Traore, Mutch, Remy. Subs: Simpson, Wright-Phillips, Onuoha, Faurlin, Murphy, Hoilett, Zamora
Referee: Anthony Taylor (Cheshire)