Etienne Capoue will miss the next four weeks after spraining his ankle in the north London Derby.
Etienne Capoue will miss the next four weeks after spraining his ankle in the north London Derby.
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LONDON (AP) -- Tottenham says midfielder Etienne Capoue is likely to be unavailable for the next four weeks after scans showed he sprained his left ankle in the 1-0 loss to Arsenal in the north London derby.

The France international, who joined in the offseason from Toulouse, was carried off on a stretcher in the 72nd minute at Emirates Stadium and taken to a hospital.

It was only Capoue's third start for Spurs.

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