Graeme Souness believes Tottenham Hotspur might actually be affected by Harry Kane’s harm and even miss out on a top-four end within the Premier League.
The England worldwide was injured in Saturday’s 1-Zero residence defeat to Manchester United, and it was introduced on Monday that he could be sidelined for the subsequent six weeks with broken ligaments in his left ankle.
BREAKING: Tottenham announce that Harry Kane has broken ligaments in his left ankle.
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The London outfit have an exhausting run of fixtures over the subsequent couple of months – together with the Champions League round-of-16 doubleheader towards Borussia Dortmund.
Talking on Sunday, Souness stated on Sky Sports: “With out Harry, they threat not qualifying for the Champions League. It’d power them to do one thing they thought they might do in the summertime and who’s out there presently of 12 months?”
“Abruptly, you are shopping for beneath strain. Golf equipment will know that Tottenham are beneath the cosh so the premiums will go up once more. It isn’t a very good place to be once you’re making an attempt to purchase gamers beneath strain.”
Heung-Min Son will even be absent for the subsequent couple of weeks as he helps his South Korea within the AFC Asian Cup and Robbie Keane believes it is about time that his former membership introduced in some reinforcements.
He added: “They undoubtedly must get somebody in, I might say on this window for a little bit of back-up if he is out for just a few weeks.
“You’ve got acquired Llorente who is a good professional and he’ll do a job for you however he is not a prolific goalscorer. Possibly it is time that Daniel [Levy] does one thing to assist the squad out.”