Spurs contested the straight red card shown to the 25-year-old by referee
It was Huddlestone's first appearance for more than a year as he came off the bench at White Hart Lane.
The midfielder has been plagued by ankle problems and a loan move to Stoke City broke down over concerns about a medical.
His bid to prove his fitness would not have been helped by a suspension that would have included games against Reading and Queens Park Rangers, and a Capital One Cup clash at Carlisle United.
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