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Spurs news: Spurs handed major boost with Marco Reus ruled out of Champions League clash

Spurs news: Spurs handed major boost with Marco Reus ruled out of Champions League clash

Borussia Dortmund's flight to London for their Champions League encounter with Tottenham was delayed because Jadon Sancho forgot his passport.

England global Sancho forgot his passport and was not allowed on the plane with his teammates.

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has a number of injury issues to contend with ahead of his side's clash with Borussia Dortmund at Wembley. "I've been speaking about German football with some of the guys and with Axel when we're in the national team - they're having a great season, playing some nice, attacking football and they're doing very well at the top of the league".

However, his preparations for Wednesday's outing were hardly ideal, as he initially lforgot his passport and had to rush back from the airport to collect it.

Jan, who revealed he's been speaking to Belgian worldwide colleague Axel Witsel about Dortmund following the midfielder's move there last summer, has been impressed by our opponents' form, but is backing us to secure what would, remarkably, be our first home win in the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Sancho's team-mate Thomas Delaney played down the situation, before praising the teenager, whom he feels responsible for.

Sebastian Kehl, Reus" former teammate and now a Dortmund director, said: "We would, of course, have liked to have him in London, because his presence is a bit intimidating for the opponent.

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