When is Harry Kane back from injury? Tottenham striker is nearing a return

first_imgDele Alli is also sidelined (Picture: Getty Images)Dele Alli is also out, but is someway behind Kane in his recovery, still expected to return in March rather than any earlier.Alli could still return for the North London Derby against Arsenal on 2 March, however.Before then, Spurs travel to Burnley on 23 February and then go to Chelsea on Wednesday 27 February.MORE: Jurgen Klopp names which competition Liverpool fans want to win the mostMORE: Andreas Christensen reveals Chelsea’s hierarchy convinced him to stay during January transfer window Kane could be back this weekend (Picture: Getty Images)‘He’s doing well. He’s doing fantastic,’ said Pochettino. ‘We have to stop him every day, because he wants to be ahead of his recovery and he’s very optimistic and his determination to play as soon as possible is unbelievable.’AdvertisementAdvertisement‘If you see him, he’s nearly ready to play, but we need to be realistic too. I think he’s so close to come back again, not for Sunday and not for Wednesday, but we’ll see after.’Tottenham didn’t need Kane in either the Leicester or the following Borussia Dortmund match, winning both and scoring three times in each.However, with Premier League fixtures against Chelsea and Arsenal in the coming weeks, Pochettino will be desperate to get his first-choice striker back. Comment Phil HaighMonday 18 Feb 2019 3:36 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Harry Kane is not far from a return to fitness (Picture: Getty Images)Harry Kane has been out for just over a month but he is getting very close to a return to fitness with Tottenham Hotspur.The England captain damaged his ankle ligaments against Manchester United on 13 January, and the initial prognosis was that he would be out until March.Rio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starHowever, he appears to have shown impressive powers of recovery and could be back on the field as soon as this weekend.Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino gave an update before Tottenham’s last Premier League game against Leicester, suggesting Kane could be back for the trip to Burnley this weekend.ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img Advertisement When is Harry Kane back from injury? Tottenham striker is nearing a return Advertisementlast_img

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