SPURS v Middlesbrough: King given a break after Wembley
03 March 2009 03:57
Tottenham skipper Ledley King will miss the Barclays Premier League clash against Middlesbrough at White Hart Lane to rest his knee.
Jonathan Woodgate will need a late check on the Achilles injury that ruled him out of the Carling Cup final on Sunday, while goalkeeper Carlo Cudicini is back following a knee problem.
Provisional squad: Gomes, Cudicini, Corluka, Gunter, Bale, Assou-Ekotto, Chimbonda, Dawson, Woodgate, Lennon, Modric, Jenas, Zokora, Palacios, Bentley, Keane, Pavlyuchenko, Campbell, Bent, Taarabt, O'Hara.