Harry Kane prone to play once more this season, says Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino


Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino is assured Harry Kane will play once more this season, although refused to place a timescale on his return.

Kane suffered lateral ligament harm in his proper ankle within the first-half of Spurs’ Four-1 win at Bournemouth within the Premier League on Sunday.

Spurs mentioned on Wednesday that he would return to coaching in April, though didn’t state the variety of weeks they count on the striker to take a seat out.

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The prognosis was described as “preliminary” however Pochettino expects to have Kane accessible for Spurs’ Premier League run-in.

“Yes, of course,” the Argentine mentioned on prospects of a return earlier than the top of the marketing campaign.

“We need to assist him get well as quickly as potential from his harm, that is step one, to be totally recovered from the harm.

“Then we will see, it’s two or three weeks, we don’t know. We need to assess every day.”

Kane expressed his disappointment concerning the harm on Twitter on Wednesday and insisted he’ll do every little thing to be again for Spurs as quickly as potential.

Tottenham play Swansea within the FA Cup quarter-finals this weekend however their subsequent Premier League outing is a visit to Stamford Bridge to face Chelsea on April 1.

That might have an enormous bearing on Champions League qualification and Pochettino has refused to place a date on the return of his star striker, who is certainly out of England’s forthcoming worldwide friendlies.

“With different players, it’s the same,” Pochettino mentioned. “You are going to learn all the information within the media – that is one factor.

“The fact is now he is in his crutches and a boot and we have to assess him day-by-day and we’ll see the response.

“We need to get well him as quickly as potential and the professionals listed here are targeted on making an attempt to get well.

“We can not put a day or date on him beginning to take part in coaching with the staff. Step-by-step.

“It isn’t a long-term harm and you may preserve your type and that lets you be match if you repair your downside.

“We’re happy because he’s so positive and when you see a positive player it helps us too, to believe he can be ready again to compete.”

Tottenham head to Swansea with out Kane on Saturday realizing the FA Cup stays their final probability to finish their trophy drought this season.

Loads of focus has been placed on Spurs’ incapacity to elevate silverware over the past couple of years, after they have been heralded as the most effective groups in England.

However Pochettino insists that frustration is just coming externally.

He added: “The individuals are saying that as a result of they’re annoyed as a result of Tottenham in the previous couple of years have proven unbelievable high quality, play good football and everybody enjoys it each time they watch the staff play.

“Typically they really feel unhappy for us, not solely our followers, however followers from different groups – not Arsenal followers.

“Those that perceive soccer very nicely know that this venture is a venture that could be very thrilling as a result of we aren’t a membership which can be going to purchase trophies, we’re a membership that’s going to deserve trophies.

“That, for me, is why people show frustration because they think we deserve trophies that we do not achieve. That is part of the process.”