Tottenham supervisor Nuno Espirito Santo has left little doubt over his emotions about Harry Kane.
The brand new Spurs boss acquired off to the proper begin as his facet beat reigning Premier League champions Man City 1-Zero on Sunday.
Kane was not concerned.
The England captain, who has been closely linked with a transfer to City this summer season, solely had two coaching periods with the primary workforce following his late return from vacation.
Because of this, it was determined that he wasn’t match sufficient to even take a spot on the bench.
Regardless, City followers within the away finish tried to recruit him with one banner studying: ‘Kane, come to City to ease your ache.’
By the top of the sport although, a chant of, “Are you watching Harry Kane? rung out across the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Nuno advised Sky post-match: “Look, Harry is without doubt one of the greatest gamers on this planet, actually.
“So we’re very fortunate to have him, so he has to prepare and assist the workforce.”
When requested if he believes Kane will play in Spurs’ subsequent league sport, Nuno replied: “We nonetheless must go to Portugal [for the Europa Conference League match vs Pacos Ferreira].
“Now we have to go to Portugal, after which we take into consideration Wolves.”
Reflecting on the sport on the whole, he concluded: “I’m positive that with dedication and with the expertise that we now have, we’re going to be workforce.
“We’re within the technique of that.
“I’m studying every single day. Every single day that I work with them, I’m studying every single day.
“I’m very pleased with them right this moment, very proud.”
With this sport out of the best way, Manchester City might nicely now intensify their pursuit of Kane, which has thus far amounted to a gap £100million bid – a way off what Spurs need to even get to the negotiating desk.
Their want for a striker was apparent in north London as they missed a number of probabilities, however Pep Guardiola, who final week revealed he desires to signal Kane, was not ready to chunk this time when requested if this efficiency confirmed why they want the Spurs man.
“We’re the identical folks as final season, Sergio (Aguero) has gone sadly however we solely had him for seven video games,” he mentioned.
“We’re the identical folks. We gained the Premier League and we made excellent issues. It’s a robust rival, we did every part to win.
“It’s the identical folks as final season and we scored a great deal of targets. It has occurred, we have been there, we arrived many instances and right this moment we couldn’t rating and it’s the identical thriller. We’re adequate to attain a purpose.”
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