The England Under-21 striker has yet to start a Premier League game this season, but has scored six goals in five cup games and is give another chance to impress this evening at White Hart Lane.
Kyle Naughton returns for the hosts at right-back after recovering from an ankle injury, while Federico Fazio is available again after suspension. Alongside them in defence, Jan Vertonghen is the only survivor from the 2-1 defeat to Newcastle United on Sunday.
Spurs: Vorm; Naughton, Fazio, Vertonghen, Davies; Dembele, Stambouli; Lennon, Kane, Townsend; Soldado
Subs: Friedel, Dier, Chiriches, Chadli, Lamela, Mason, Paulinho
Brighton: Walton; Calderon, Dunk, Hughes, Chicksen; Ince, Holla, Forster-Caskey, LuaLua, McCourt, Colunga
Subs: Ankergren, Greer, Gardner, Bennett, Mackail-Smith, Teixeira, O'Grady