Spurs to play Champions League opener at Wembley and could move Carabao Cup clash

first_img 2 whoops England’s most successful clubs of the past decade, according to trophies won Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion smart causal silverware How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings Spurs’ statement continued: “As a further update, should we be drawn at home in round three of the Carabao Cup (week commencing 24 September), then we can apply for special dispensation from the EFL board to reverse the fixture or play at a neutral venue as both our new stadium and Wembley are unavailable during this week.”Tottenham were originally set to play their first match at their new stadium on September 15, when Liverpool visit, but the opening has been delayed due to “issues with the critical safety systems”. changes predicted SORRY latest Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update How the Premier League table could change after the Boxing Day fixtures Every current Premier League club’s best kit from the past decade Tottenham’s new stadium has been delayed center_img Tottenham will play their opening Champions League group game at Wembley and have the option of moving their Carabao Cup third-round tie if drawn at home, it has been confirmed.Spurs have been forced to push back the opening of their new ground, with Premier League matches against Liverpool and Cardiff moved to Wembley after originally set to be played at the ‘Tottenham Hotspur Stadium’. gameday cracker revealed Spurs have been forced to return to Wembley, which was their temporary home last season Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Most read in Premier League possible standings Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? The north Londoners’ first home European fixture of 2018/19 is scheduled to be played between those two matches –  in either the week of September 17 or October 1 – and it has been announced that Spurs have come to an agreement with UEFA to host that tie at England’s national stadium“We have agreed with UEFA that the first home match day of this season’s Champions League group stage, scheduled on either match day one (week commencing September 17) or match day two (week commencing October 1), will be staged at Wembley Stadium,” a statement read. “Both match days are due to take place between our two Premier League home fixtures against Liverpool (Saturday 15 September) and Cardiff City (Saturday 6 October), which we confirmed last week had been switched to Wembley.” The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 2 GETTY Furthermore, the English Football League and Spurs have also confirmed the north London club will have the option to move their Carabao Cup third-round tie, if drawn at home.Spurs could reverse the fixture, or opt to host at a neutral venue, with Wembley unavailable in the week commencing September 24.last_img read more