Leeds United will be without on loan midfielder Ross Barkley for the FA Cup clash with Tottenham Hotspur this Sunday.
The 19-year-old is ineligible for the clash after parent club Everton refused to give Leeds permission for him to play before their tie at Bolton Wanderers on Saturday.
Leeds were hoping that Barkley would be eligible to play if Everton lost their fourth round tie at the Reebok on Saturday but competition rules stipulate that a player must have received the required clearance to play by 12pm on Friday.
The England under 21 international has made two appearances for Leeds since arriving from Goodison Park before the trip to Barnsley earlier this month and he will remain at Elland Road until February 12th when his initial loan deal will run out.
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