New stadium to be used competitively in first week of April

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Should the club be granted its safety certificates after these games, their first home game could be the league game against Brighton which is now scheduled for April 7.

Brighton have been drawn away to Millwall in the sixth round of the FA Cup, with the match on 17 March.

Tottenham's preference for their opening match at the new stadium was always to avoid a midweek date.

The Champions League quarter-finals will be played on April 9/10 and 16/17, with Spurs progressing after completing a 4-0 aggregate win over Borussia Dortmund this week.

On beinSports the two pundits of Keys & Gray were granted the opportunity to reveal the official name of the new stadium after reporting on an official UEFA inspection of the ground.

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The Spurs boss also stressed that he wants to try and help English football and reiterated that the presence of four English teams in the last eight would be a massive boost to the Premier League.

"If Brighton lose their FA Cup quarter-final match, we shall play Brighton on April 6-7 (subject to Champions League scheduling) and Crystal Palace on April 23-24".

Tottenham Hotspur have released details of two test events to take place at their new stadium, paving the way for the venue to stage its first competitive game in April.

The stadium will operate with a capacity of 30,000 for the under-18s match and 45,000 for the Legends match.

The north London club's move to their new home was delayed over safety concerns earlier this season, meaning the club have continued to play their home fixtures at Wembley, where they moved to from White Hart Lane at the end of the 2016/17 campaign.

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