28 Jan Spurs’ Kane, Liverpool’s Matip undergo ankle accidents in Reds’ win
Tottenham Hotspur star striker Harry Kane is anticipated to be out “just a few weeks” after injuring each ankles in his aspect’s 3-1 dwelling loss to Liverpool, Spurs supervisor Jose Mourinho informed reporters.
Kane was subbed off at half-time after twice happening within the first 45 minutes.
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“Two ankles, the primary was a nasty sort out, it was Thiago [Alcantara], the second I did not know properly. However two accidents in each ankles, the second worst than the primary one,” Mourinho mentioned after the match.
“A couple of weeks,” Mourinho mentioned about how lengthy Kane can be out. “I do not know. There are some gamers you possibly can’t exchange.”
With a busy interval developing, beginning with Sunday’s journey to Brighton and Hove Albion after which a house conflict with Chelsea subsequent week, Kane’s absence can be keenly felt.
Liverpool centre-back Joel Matip additionally suffered an ankle harm within the match, deepening an already worrisome harm disaster on the again for Jurgen Klopp’s males who entered the match with out regulars Virgil van Dijk and Joe Gomez.
“You probably have a center-half accessible who’s an inexpensive worth, and who’s of the standard we want, ship me a message and I’ll go for it. It isn’t about [just signing a player],” Klopp mentioned of probably signing reinforcements forward of the winter transfer deadline.
“It is about doing the fitting stuff, we won’t simply convey a physique in, that does not assist. Our bodies, now we have — now we have good children, Nate [Phillips] did exceptionally properly, Rhys [Williams] has executed properly when he is performed.”