Mourinho ‘optimistic’ that Kane’s injury is ‘nothing critical’

Spurs boss Jose Mourinho says he’s ‘optimistic’ that the injury to Harry Kane is ‘nothing critical’.

The English striker saved a point for Mourinho’s side by side scoring twice within the 2-2 draw with Everton on a Friday.

He needed to be subjected to cease time after selecting up what gave the impression to be an ankle injury.

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The north London side took the lead at Goodison Park within the twenty seventh minute. Michael Keane checked out Tanguy Ndombele’s cross to Kane’s path. He took one contact earlier than firing a left-footed effort past the returning Jordan Pickford.

Everton equalized 4 minutes later through Gylfi Sigurdsson. He bagged from the spot after Sergio Reguilon introduced James Rodriguez down within the field.

The Toffees took the lead after half time, with Sigurdsson coming on the score sheet once more. Seamus Coleman made good contact with Richarlison down the best wing. Coleman’s resultant cross was sent confidently by Sigurdsson on his left foot.

However Kane saved his team within the 68th minute with one other scientific strike.

Talking of Kane i Sky Sports activities (by means of BBC Sport), Mourinho said: “It is too early to say something. He has to leave the field with a couple of minutes to go clear as a result of he feels one thing. Let me be optimistic and consider he has time to heal. We’ll see.

“Let me be optimistic and consider it’s nothing critical. He’s clearly an important player for us. I can not say a lot or guess.

“Each [Kane’s goals] coming from crosses however it was great to finish. That is the kind of player, if you see the primary contact and management, we’re used to seeing him practice and we all know he’s great to finish. Two beautiful goals however not stunning to those that see him doing it day-after-day whereas coaching. ”

When requested about Spurs’ wider performance, the manager added: “I believe it is a sport between two teams with many similarities. We’re very related in lots of respects.

“It is teams that may score goals and may give manner too. It was an excellent sport the place each teams tried to win it and in all probability a good end result. ”

Mourinho was within the headlines earlier this week as Paul Pogba accused him of casting players apart, with out rationalization, throughout his time as Manchester United boss.

Responding to the criticism, Mourinho said: “I wish to say that I could not care much less what he says. I am not in any respect. ”


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