Football news - Tottenham Hotspur confirm Jan Vertonghen ruled out until December
Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed that Jan Vertonghen will be out until December with a hamstring injury.
Vertonghen, 31, picked up the injury during the 2-0 win away at Huddersfield Town on September 29.
The club have released a statement saying that his initial reaction to the rehabilitation has been good.
The centre-back is now expected to return to training by December.
The injury leaves Spurs with Toby Alderweireld and Davinson Sanchez as their first choice centre-backs, with Juan Foyth as back-up.
Ben Davies and Eric Dier can also both cover in that position.