Vertonghen absent from Belgium squad and expected to be out for six weeks

Jan Vertonghen has been left out of the latest Belgium squad due to a hamstring injury and coach Roberto Martinez does not expect him to be fit in time for the next international break in mid-November.

The 31-year-old was forced off at half-time in Tottenham's 2-0 win at Huddersfield Town last Saturday and subsequently missed the 4-2 Champions League defeat to Barcelona.

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