Harry Kane and Heung-min Son despatched stylish messages of assist to Jose Mourinho following his sacked as Tottenham supervisor on Monday.
The coach’s 17-month tenure got here to an abrupt finish with Spurs 5 factors behind fourth-placed West Ham and 6 days from the Carabao Cup closing.
The timing of the sacking appeared odd contemplating the Wembley showndown with Man City on the horizon, although the choice is believed to have been made on Friday.
Regardless of Tottenham’s inconsistent kind below Mourinho, Kane thrived whereas enjoying for the 58-year-old.
The England captain scored a powerful 45 objectives in 62 video games throughout Mourinho’s time in cost and is heading in the right direction to win a 3rd Premier League Golden Boot subsequent month.
And Kane paid tribute to his former supervisor on his social media pages by writing: “Thanks for every little thing Boss.
“A pleasure to have labored collectively. I want you all the most effective on your subsequent chapter.”
In the meantime, Son despatched a heartfelt message to Mourinho after information of his exit was introduced.
“I’ve no phrases to explain how I’m feeling,” Son mentioned on Instagram accompanied with a photograph of the pair sharing a young second collectively.
“It’s been a pleasure to work with you.
“I’m sorry issues didn’t work out and actually grateful for the time we’ve had collectively.”
Kane is main the Premier League scoring charts with 21 objectives this season.
Liverpool star Mohamed Salah is following carefully behind with 19 objectives and will catch the striker if he’s set for one more spell on the sidelines.
Kane had a scan on his ankle over the weekend after limping off in a 2-2 draw with Everton.
He’s a doubt for Tottenham’s midweek conflict with Southampton – which is reside on talkSPORT.
Ryan Mason and Chris Powell will take cost of the first-team in opposition to Saints forward of this weekend’s Carabao Cup closing showdown at Wembley.
For Mourinho, in the meantime, he informed Sky Sports activities as he returned house that he doesn’t plan on taking a break.