Tottenham confirmed that Harry Kane suffered damage to his lateral ligaments in an official message on Wednesday.
He suffered the injury during the 4-1 win against Bournemouth, getting his foot trapped under goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, and leaving the pitch straight after the incident.
Tottenham sealed a great win with two second-half goals from Heung-Min Son and one at the end from Serge Aurier.
The news was posted on the official Tottenham Twitter account on Wednesday afternoon.
TEAM NEWS: Preliminary assessments have confirmed that @HKane has damaged lateral ligaments in his right ankle.
The England striker sustained the injury following a challenge in our 4-1 win over Bournemouth on Sunday and is expected to return to First Team training next month. pic.twitter.com/q4sOSJHhPT
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) March 14, 2018
It’s left Tottenham fans fixed in two minds about the news, with a neat split between the pessimists and the optimists.
On the one hand, some fans are saying that it’s not as bad as they thought and that Son will step up while he’s out.
On the flip side, some fans think it’s bad news and are looking at him missing six weeks.
One fan said that he’s going to sleep and can someone wake him up in August.
Here are the best reactions from Tottenham fans to the official update:
It’ll be 6 weeks minimum. We all know how this ends
— Paul O Keefe (@pokeefe1) March 14, 2018
Going to sleep until next season. Wake me up in August lads.
— Spurs In The Blood (@SpursInTheBlood) March 14, 2018
When the father is injured.. The Son must step up pic.twitter.com/XQqsDfFNTl
— Demberiksen (@AgentAurier) March 14, 2018
— Ricky Sacks ???? (@RickSpur) March 14, 2018
But if he comes back in good time, he’ll only miss Chelsea game, potentially stoke game, so he’s only miss 1 maybe 2 games
— Toby Ives-Moody (@TIvesMoody7) March 14, 2018
When your father is down, your son steps up pic.twitter.com/I3RFd0kSIi
— Hols (@HollieAgombar) March 14, 2018
Dont panic guys. We all know Harry. 2 days trai ing and he be back playing. Get past Swansea,get a point at cheksea to keep the 5 point gap and then Harry will win us the cup,top 4 place and the golden boot????????
— SpurAndy (@spurandy69) March 14, 2018
bad news mhen
— Agaba Philbert???????????????????????????????? (@Allan_Philbert) March 14, 2018
On the face of it not as bad as it couldhae been. It is likely he will miss the chelshit match but back just after for the run in and golden boot presentation. Good luck @HKane get well soon but only come back when you fit and ready, don't hurry it.
— steve blower (@steveblower1) March 14, 2018
— kirbaee (@Kirbaee) March 14, 2018
— Matt (@mattspurs97) March 14, 2018
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