Sessegnon to stay in January with Mourinho fearful over Davies injury

first_imgJOSE MOURINHO is having to rethink his January loan plans for Ryan Sessegnon after Ben Davies’ injury.The new Tottenham boss was looking to farm out summer-signing Sessegnon for the second half of the season to give him more first-team football.3 Ryan Sessegnon is set to stay and fight for his place at TottenhamCredit: GettyBut he has been forced to reconsider after Davies suffered ankle-ligament damage in Spurs’ 3-2 win at West Ham on Saturday.The Wales left-back has been told he faces an ‘extended period’ on the sidelines.So Mourinho is set to keep Sessegnon at Spurs as cover for Danny Rose.Sess, 19, is yet to make a Premier League start since joining from Fulham for £25million.Both of his two appearances so far have come as a sub this month, in the 1-1 draw at Everton and 4-0 win at Red Star BelgradeMourinho believes the England Under-21 star has a long-term future at Tottenham — but Sessegnon is now expected to get a chance sooner in Davies’ absence.Latest Tottenham NewsHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summer3Davies was on crutches and wearing a protective boot as he watched Tuesday’s 4-2 win over Olympiakos, which booked Spurs’ place in the last 16 of the Champions League.Crystal Palace were hoping to sign Kyle Walker-Peters on loan or a permanent deal in January.But Mourinho wants to see him challenge Serge Aurier at right-back.3 Jose Mourinho has a few injury problems to deal with early in his tenureCredit: Gettylast_img