Colchester United vs. Tottenham: 5 Things We Learned in Spurs' Preseason Outing

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Colchester United vs. Tottenham: 5 Things We Learned in Spurs' Preseason Outing
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Andre Villas-Boas looks on during Tottenham's 0-0 draw with Colchester United on Friday.

Tottenham Hotspur's second preseason outing saw the Premier League club held to a 0-0 draw by Colchester United on Friday.

An intermittently lively affair was played out on a splendid summer's evening at the Weston Homes Community Stadium.

Much like Tuesday's game with Swindon Town, Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas made several changes throughout the match as he gave his squad another welcomed workout.

Villas-Boas revealed to Sky Sports postgame that Gareth Bale, Clint Dempsey and Aaron Lennon were absent as a precautionary measure, following injuries in training.

As for the game itself, here are a few takeaways from Spurs' visit to Colchester.

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