Kieran Trippier has been struggling with a persistent groin problem

Kieran Trippier Was struggling with a persistent groin problem

Tottenham have travelled without right-backs Kieran Trippier and Serge Aurier to Barcelona for Tuesday’s Champions League battle\.

Both players will overlook the crucial final group game and and groin injuries are fighting\.

Trippier produced his first Spurs look in nearly a month in last Wednesday’s 3-1 win over Southampton, just to limp off with 3 minutes remaining.

Kyle Walker-Peters is expected to start at right back against Barcelona

Kyle Walker-Peters is expected to start at right back against Barcelona

The England global sat out his side’s 2-0 victory over Leicester \together with Aurier before being substituted by Kyle Walker-Peters at the 78th minute starting the game in his position\.

Walker-Peters, that signed a new five-year deal on Monday with the club, is expected to launch against Barcelona.

Meanwhile, Erik Lamela is fit following a thigh injury and may begin as Spurs go in the game needing to match the effect against PSV Eindhoven of Inter Milan to be eligible for the last 16 of Europe’s premier club competition.

But, Barcelona will function as Luis Suarez since the striker continues to have a knee issue.