The English star striker Harry Kane is ruled out for at least six weeks as his ankle ligament is damaged. The player received the injury in the match against Bournemouth in Premier League last Saturday. It was the third time in last 18 months when Harry Kane damaged his ankle ligament.
The injury of Harry Kane is going to be vital for both his club and country. Tottenham Hotspur are going to play against Swansea City in the quarter-final of the FA Cup to progress to the next round. After that match, there will be an International Break. In the meantime, England will play two friendlies against Holland and Italy. Harry Kane is surely going to miss those two friendlies for the English side. Harry Kane is one of the important players in the field for the National side of England. It will be really difficult for Gareth Southgate to replace the star Striker.
The injury of Harry Kane might prove costly for the Tottenham Hotspur in terms of finishing in the top four position in the League Table of Premier League. Spurs need to finish in the top four to ensure qualification in the UEFA Champions League next season. They will face Stoke City, Chelsea, Manchester City and Brighton in the next four weeks of the International Break. The match against Chelsea is going to be vital for Tottenham Hotspur to grab the top four position in this season.
Tottenham Hotspur are currently situated at the fourth position in the League Table. They are five points ahead of the fifth-placed Chelsea side. In this circumstances, missing their main man upfront might be difficult for the Spurs side to ensure qualification in the Champions League next season.
Harry Kane might not recover in a very short period of time as it is the third time, he has injured his ankle ligament. There was an initial assessment of the injury of Harry Kane just after the match against Bournemouth in the Premier League. It is suspected that the player will be out of the field for at least six weeks. After that, there will be almost no time for Harry Kane to prove his match fitness ahead of the World Cup. The World Cup is going to begin from 14th June in Russia. If Harry Kane fails to recover from the injury, the chances of England in the World Cup will decrease heavily.