Tottenham will journey to Bulgaria to play Lokomotiv Plovdiv within the second spherical of Europa League qualifying.
Spurs are taking part within the Europa League for the primary time in three years after ending sixth within the Premier League desk final season.
The Lokomotiv Plovdiv conflict is ready for September 17 and comes in the course of a worrying fixture pile-up for Tottenham.
Spurs will start their Premier League season on the weekend of September 12-13 and face Lokomotiv Plovdiv on Thursday.
Tottenham return to Premier League motion on September 19 and can play within the third spherical of the Carabao Cup on the Tuesday earlier than participating in a Europa League third spherical qualifying tie in the event that they beat the Bulgarians.
It will see Tottenham play FOUR occasions in every week with Jose Mourinho’s males ending a chaotic schedule with a Premier League match on September 26.
Tottenham’s daunting September fixture checklist
- September 12 – Premier League matchday one
- September 17 – Europa League qualifying
- September 19 – Premier League matchday two
- September 22 – Carabao Cup third spherical
- September 24 – Europa League qualifying
- September 26 – Premier League matchday three
- September 29 – Carabao Cup fourth spherical
But when Spurs win their Carabao Cup third spherical tie, a fourth spherical conflict will happen on September 29, which might imply they might have performed SEVEN video games within the house of two weeks.
Lokomotiv Plovdiv completed second to Bulgarian top-flight champions Ludogorets final time period.
Mourinho shall be seeking to win a 3rd Europa League trophy after earlier triumphs with Porto and Manchester United.
Final month, Mourinho reminded folks about his stellar document within the competitors.
He stated: “I’ve plenty of respect for the competitors.
“My document is sweet. I performed the competitors twice, I bought to the ultimate twice, I gained twice. Within the Europa League I used to be by no means knocked out.”