The person who has stepped into the dugout following Jose Mourinho’s sacking has delivered an replace on the striker’s health
Tottenham’s new interim boss Ryan Mason has confirmed that Harry Kane is a doubt for his or her Carabao Cup ultimate showdown in opposition to Manchester Metropolis on Sunday as a consequence of his ankle damage.
Spurs supporters have been sweating on the fitness of a prized asset following his late withdrawal from a 2-2 draw with Everton within the Premier League on Friday.
Kane scored twice earlier than limping off after falling awkwardly on his ankle at Goodison Park, and Mason has now revealed that he’s nonetheless in restoration forward of Tottenham’s midweek assembly with Southampton.
What’s been stated?
Requested for an replace on Kane’s situation, Spurs’ new caretaker supervisor, who changed Jose Mourinho following his sacking on Monday, instructed a pre-match press convention: “Undecided. Did not prepare as we speak.
“Taking it daily. Undecided in regards to the weekend but.”
What number of different video games might Kane miss?
Kane’s absence might considerably dampen Tottenham’s hopes of beating Metropolis within the League Cup ultimate, and if he’s dominated out for an extended time frame he can also be unable to contribute to their bid for a top-four end within the Premier League.
Mason’s third recreation in cost will come when Sheffield United arrive on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Might 1, seven days earlier than he is because of take the staff to Elland Highway for an encounter with Leeds United.
Spurs’ new coach will hope to have Kane again in time for each of these fixtures, with the north London outfit set to wrap up their marketing campaign with video games in opposition to Wolves, Aston Villa and Leicester Metropolis thereafter.
How vital has Kane been to Spurs in 2020-21?
Tottenham are seventh within the Premier League in the meanwhile, and have additionally suffered early exits in each the Europa League and FA Cup.
Mourinho was unable to deal with the staff’s struggles for consistency throughout his 17-month reign, however they’d have been in a far worse place had it not been for Kane’s contribution within the ultimate third.
The 27-year-old has scored 31 targets in 43 outings throughout all competitions for Spurs up to now this time period, whereas additionally offering 16 assists.