Redknapp confirms Huddlestone will have ankle operation

Harry Redknapp says Tom Huddlestone is to undergo ankle surgery ahead of their Europa League tie with Shamrock Rovers.

The Tottenham manager says the team he puts out at White Hart Lane "have got to do the job", and confirms Aaron Lennon, Danny Rose, Steven Pienaar, Roman Pavlyuchenko and Giovani dos Santos are all set to start, with many key players rested ahead of Sunday's north London derby against Arsenal.

BBC Sport