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Tottenham boss Mourinho welcomes Lo Celso back for Dinamo Zagreb clash

Tottenham midfielder Giovani Lo Celso is back in the squad to face Dinamo Zagreb in the Europa League on Thursday evening.

The playmaker has been sidelined since December – 22 matches – but has trained this week and now returns as they defend a 2-0 lead against the Croatians in the second leg of the round of 16 tie.

Speaking after training on Wednesday, Jose Mourinho told the club's website: “He's missed a lot of games, 22 games, around four months of competition, or so. It's a lot.

“We miss his quality, I also think we miss the character, because he's one of the guys with a competitive nature.

"We're very happy he's back."


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