Date published: Wednesday 10th April 2019 1:45
Tottenham striker Harry Kane has vowed to come back “stronger than ever” following his most recent injury setback.
Kane suffered his fifth ankle dilemma in two-and-a-half years and second of 2019 for the duration of his side’s 1- Champions League quarter-final very first-leg win more than Manchester City on Tuesday.
The England captain is anticipated to have a scan on Thursday, but boss Mauricio Pochettino is concerned that Kane’s season could be more than.
Kane tweeted: “Gutted to go off injured but each and every setback is a possibility to come back stronger than ever.
“Big finish from the boys to go on and win!”
Spurs have been drawing – when Kane twisted his ankle for the duration of a challenge with 3 Lions group-mate Fabian Delph.
It right away looked really serious as Kane was unable to place any weight on his left foot and was helped down the tunnel, later leaving the ground on crutches and with the joint in a brace.
Pochettino admitted that the injury could properly finish the England striker’s season, which would be a huge blow to the club’s hopes of Champions League progression and also qualification for subsequent year, with Spurs nevertheless locked in a top rated-4 battle.
The Argentinian stated following the game: “It is so painful. We hope it is not a major problem and attempt to recover as quickly as doable but it does not appear fantastic.”
England manager Gareth Southgate is also most likely to be on the telephone to see whether or not his captain will be accessible for the UEFA Nations League finals in June.
Kane is finding applied to starting the rehabilitation approach as this is his fifth ankle injury in two-and-a-half years and comes just six weeks following his return from his earlier a single.
The Spurs talisman seems susceptible to ligament harm anytime he rolls or impacts his ankle in a challenge, although he does have an impressive recovery price.
In every single of the final 3 incidents Kane recovered ahead of schedule and earlier this year – aided by a spell in the Bahamas – he returned two weeks ahead of anticipated.
That will give Spurs hope, but Pochettino will have to prepare to be without the need of his top rated scorer for the remainder of the season.
Spurs will appear to Son Heung-min to step into the spotlight and the South Korean did not take extended to do it as he hit the winner in the 1- win against City following Kane went off.
Son took centre stage for the duration of Kane’s final absence, scoring 4 targets in 4 games, although Fernando Llorente is extremely most likely to get a run out against currently-relegated Huddersfield on Saturday.
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