Lazio midfielder Cristian Ledesma, left, and Tottenham Hotspur's Clint Dempsey fight for the ball during an Europa League Group J soccer match at Rome's Olympic stadium, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Photo by: Andrew Medichini

Lazio midfielder Cristian Ledesma, left, and Tottenham Hotspur's Clint Dempsey fight for the ball during an Europa League Group J soccer match at Rome's Olympic stadium, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)