Tottenham’s Harry Kane will sit out tomorrows clash with Manchester United has he recovers from a Hamstring injury he suffered during last weekend’s game, despite scoring twice in the 4-1 win over Liverpool.
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino said that his medical team made the decision not to take the risk, in this 2nd vs 3rd place Premier League game, especially considering they have an champions league home game against Real Madrid in mid-week.
So far this season Kane is the Premier Leagues top scorer top scorer, with 8 goals, while he has also has a record of 13 goals in 12 appearances for the club in all competitions this season. in other team news Victor Wanyama is Tottenham’s only other absentee as they look to leap frog United who are only ahead on goal difference. But Spaniard Fernando Llorente could make his starting Premier League debut after his performance in their 1-1 draw at the Bernabeu last week.
United are expected to welcome back injured duo Eric Bailly and Phil Jones for tomorrows match as they look to return to winning ways in the Premier League after last week’s 2-1 defeat at Huddersfield Town.
Unfortunately, there is still no place for the injured Paul Pogba and Marouane Fellaini who are still side-line long with long term absentee’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Michael Carrick