Alasdair Gold has provided an update on the fitness of Cristian Romero and Giovani Lo Celso, and it’s fair to say that some Tottenham fans are not best pleased.

Romero, who’s missed the last two games, suffered a “high-grade hamstring strain” whilst playing for Argentina last month and has been ruled out for the rest of the year by Antonio Conte.

The centre-back was just beginning to find his feet following his move from Atalanta, but is now facing the prospect of missing up to 14 matches in all competitions, including 10 in the Premier League, with a February return not ruled out.

Lo Celso also played in that game against Brazil, but has since suffered a knee problem, which kept him out of the matches against Leeds and Mura.

However, Gold revealed that whilst Lo Celso will miss the Brentford game, he’ll be back on Friday and could therefore be in contention for the visit of Norwich on Sunday.

But many Spurs supporters on Twitter were far from happy with the update:



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