Harry Kane stays at Tottenham: Twitter affirmation ends Manchester Metropolis switch saga
Harry Kane shall be staying at Tottenham Hotspur in spite of everything. The membership’s star striker confirmed that he will not be making a switch transfer this summer time after he pushed for it previous to the Euros and Manchester Metropolis was additionally public concerning the membership’s curiosity in buying him.
With beneath per week left till the summer time switch window closes on August 31, it was believed that Manchester Metropolis and Tottenham Hotspur nonetheless had time to work out a deal after the preliminary $140 million supply by Man Metropolis in July. However Kane’s tweet brings an finish to any deadline day intrigue.
Kane confirmed his resolution on Twitter: “It was unbelievable to see the reception from the Spurs followers on Sunday and to learn a few of the messages of help I’ve had in the previous few weeks. I shall be staying at Tottenham this summer time and shall be 100% centered on serving to the crew obtain success. #COYS”
Previous to captaining England at Euro 2021, the 28-year-old Kane had expressed his want to maneuver to a membership that would win trophies yr in and yr out, calling Tottenham a “rebuilding” membership in an interview with Gary Neville of Sky Sports activities. The 28-year-old has but to win a single piece of silverware at Spurs, however he nonetheless has three years left to run on his contract. He joined Spurs on the age of 11, got here by the membership’s academy and it has been the one membership he is ever recognized.
Man Metropolis’s Kane quest falls brief
Kane was Manchester Metropolis’s prime goal this summer time and now there’s discuss of the Premier League champions turning their consideration to Juventus celebrity Cristiano Ronaldo.
Kane had at all times been Pep Guardiola’s first selection to switch Sergio Aguero, who left Etihad Stadium in June earlier than becoming a member of Barcelona, and Metropolis noticed a gap bid of $140 million turned down by Spurs again in June. It was reported that the Manchester membership submitted an improved supply, however it as soon as once more fell in need of membership chairman Daniel Levy’s $206 million valuation.
Kane returned to motion for Tottenham throughout their 1-0 win at Wolves in Matchday 2 of the English Premier League season, stepping off the bench for a 20-minute cameo after being unnoticed of Nuno Espirito Santo’s squad for the membership’s opening recreation of the season in opposition to Metropolis.
The England worldwide will now be in line to make his first Premier League begin beneath the Portuguese boss this Sunday, with a house fixture in opposition to newly-promoted Watford on the playing cards.