An update on the Harry Kane injury is expected very soon. It’ll be an anxious wait. The man with 35 goals to his name this season so far hobbled off the pitch on the 29th minute after what appeared to be an innocuous enough coming together with the Bournemouth goalie.
Kane initially gave the impression he might be coming back on, but then made a cagey exit down the tunnel. The 24 year old was later photographed leaving the stadium wearing a protective boot and crutches.
The true severity is anyone’s guess but next Saturday’s FA Cup quarter-final clash at Swansea has to be out of the question.
The Daily Mail believe that club medics have advised waiting until the swelling of ligament has subsided before undertaking the scan that was rumoured to take place on Monday.
On an upbeat note, Kane has form for making a prompt return from injury. Pochettino stated after the game: “We hope that it’s not a massive issue. He felt that when he ran and twisted his ankle that it was impossible to stay on the pitch.?