class=”article_teaser__2t5do”>Despite Kane's absence, Al Hain-Cole expects Nuno's team to prove far too tough to handle for the Dons in Wednesday's pre-season clash
MK Dons will be hoping to cause an upset when they welcome Tottenham to Stadium MK for Wednesday’s friendly match.
The Dons began their pre-season by thrashing Coventry City 7-1 in a behind-closed-doors game, before losing 3-1 away to Bristol City last weekend.
MK Dons vs Tottenham latest odds
However, MK Dons are available at 11/2 (6.50) with bet365 to bounce back with a morale-boosting win over their high-profile guests, or 7/2 (4.50) to claim a creditable draw.
Nuno Espirito Santo followed up a 1-1 debut draw at Leyton Orient with a 3-0 win over Colchester last time out and Spurs can be backed at 4/11 (1.36) to secure another victory here.
TV channel, live stream & how to watch
N/A Spurs TV
The game is not being shown live on TV in the United Kingdom (UK). However, Spurs TV will be streaming the game live online.
MK Dons vs Tottenham team news
New signing Pierluigi Gollini could be in line for a debut in goal after joining on loan from Atalanta, although Bryan Gil is still with Spain at the Olympics and Davinson Sanchez, Pierre Hojbjerg, Giovani Lo Celso and Harry Kane are all still absent.
Andrew Fisher and Max Watters will both be assessed after missing the game against Bristol City due to minor injuries.
MK Dons vs Tottenham preview
While Kane’s future at the club may remain in doubt, Son Heung-Min gave Spurs fans a massive boost by signing a new long term contract to stay at the club this week.
The South Korea international took just 11 minutes to open the scoring in last week’s 3-0 win at Colchester, before being joined on the scoresheet by Lucas Moura and former MK Dons player Dele Alli.
This kind of attacking quality should be too much to handle for Russell Martin’s men, who struggled to deal with Bristol City in their last fixture and will have one eye on this weekend’s Carabao Cup clash against Bournemouth and the start of the competitive season.
MK Dons vs Tottenham tips & predictions
With the Tottenham players keen to impress their new manager ahead of a big season, even money (2.00) looks well worth backing them coming out on top by at least two clear goals against their League One opponents on Wednesday.
All odds correct at time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.