Tottenham returned to the top four in the Premier League table on Saturday with victory over Leeds United and they switch their focus to a midweek clash against Brentford.
The Bees hold fourth spot in the Championship after their fixture with Bristol City was postponed and will need to be on top of their game if they are to cause an upset on Tuesday night.
While Spurs have edged past Chelsea on penalties and outclassed Stoke City, Brentford started their journey to the last four when their upcoming foes were still involved in pre-season.
Brentford required penalties to see off Wycombe Wanderers and West Bromwich Albion along the way, but overcoming Southampton, Fulham and Newcastle United means that they will not be underestimated by their hosts.
Ahead of the fixture, SportPesa’s blog gives you all you need to know about the game.
What time does Tottenham vs Brentford start?
The match kicks off at 10:45pm Kenyan time at the London Stadium.
Tottenham vs Brentford team news
Dele Alli is the highlight of the day, as he will get a chance to impress and maybe get a chance to return to the starting line-up.
Moussa Sissoko and Lucas Moura are also set to be returned to the starting line-up as key players such as Son Heung-Min and Harry Winks are to be rested by Jose Mourinho.
Sergi Canos is the only change expected from the Brentford starting line-up.
Tottenham vs Brentford head to head
These sides have only gone up against each other twice in the past and Brentford are still without victory against their London opponents.
The last time they met was 20 years ago and the first leg ended in a barren draw before Spurs came out 2-0 winners a week later.
Tottenham vs Brentford current form
Mourinho’s side have won twice and lost a similar number of games in their last 5 matches, leaving them in fourth place on the EPL table with 29 points.
Meanwhile, Brentford are on a better run of form, going their last 5 games unbeaten and winning four in the process.
Tottenham vs Brentford prediction
This has the billing to be a cracking encounter and with all the upsets that the domestic cup brings with it, there should not be a lack of goals on the night.
Spurs do have the quality to grind out a win but we can’t write the Championship side off. So, extra time could be a possibility in this game.