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Harry Kane nets first PL goal of season as Spurs spoil Newcastle party
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Harry Kane nets first PL goal of season as Spurs spoil Newcastle party

Harry Kane scored his first Premier League goal of the season as Tottenham condemned Newcastle to a 3-2 defeat in their first game under new ownership. There was a festival atmosphere ahead of kick-off as the Newcastle fans welcomed their new owners into the directors' box. It began well on the field too as Callum Wilson nodded home inside two minutes to send the stands into raptures. However, things soon unravelled as Tottenham quickly took the lead. Tanguy Ndombele (17) curled home a wonderful equaliser, before Kane (22) opened his Premier League account for the season. His strike had initially been ruled out for offside, but a VAR review overturned the decision and the goal stood. But an incident in the stands towards the end of the first half saw play suspended for 24 minute...
Roy Keane blasts Harry Kane as England fails to beat Hungary at Wembley
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Roy Keane blasts Harry Kane as England fails to beat Hungary at Wembley

Manchester United legend, Roy Keane, has slammed England captain, Harry Kane, for his poor display during his side’s 1-1 draw with Hungary in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday. Keane said that Kane was unable to get up to the speed of the match. Kane barely had a clear cut chance during the encounter as England failed to beat Hungary at Wembley Stadium. “There is no middle ground with Kane,” Keane told ITV. “When he’s on fire he is fantastic and when he is off – and we have seen many times before. “It’s like he is on his heels and he can’t get up to speed with the game. “Whatever is going on at club level he does need to do a bit more when he’s not at his best in terms of general play.” England’s next World Cup qualifier is against Albania on November 12....
2021 Ballon D’Or: Messi, Jorginho, Lewandowski make 30-man nominees [Full list]
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2021 Ballon D’Or: Messi, Jorginho, Lewandowski make 30-man nominees [Full list]

The official 30-man shortlist for this year’s Men Ballon D’Or award has been released by the organizers, France Football, on Friday. It is dominated by the Premier League, with 14 of the players plying their trade in England’s topflight. There are five players from Italy’s Serie A and Spain’s LaLiga, while France has four players. Lionel Messi remains the favourite to win the prize on November 29. The 34-year-old scored 38 goals in 47 games last season, helping guide Barcelona to the Copa del Rey before winning the Copa America with his country this summer. FULL LIST: Premier League: Cesar Azpilicueta, Kevin de Bruyne, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ruben Dias, Bruno Fernandes, Phil Foden, Jorginho, Harry Kane, N’Golo Kanté, Romelu Lukaku, Riyad Mahrez, Mason Mount, Mohamed Salah...
Chris Sutton names club to win Premier League title this season
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Chris Sutton names club to win Premier League title this season

Former Chelsea star, Chris Sutton, has backed Thomas Tuchel’s side to win the Premier League title this season ahead of Manchester City, Liverpool and Manchester United. Sutton believes the addition of Romelu Lukaku in Chelsea’s squad this season will make them win the English top-flight league. Liverpool are currently on top of the Premier League table with 14 points from six games. Man City are second with 13 points from the same number of games, followed by Chelsea and Man United. Recall that Man City won the Premier League title last season ahead of Man United, Liverpool and Chelsea. “Do you know what? Before the start of the season, before a ball was kicked, I was thinking Manchester City [would win the title],” Sutton told the UMM YouTube channel. “B...
‘We don’t have this weapon’ – Guardiola says Man City can’t match firepower of rivals’ strikers
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‘We don’t have this weapon’ – Guardiola says Man City can’t match firepower of rivals’ strikers

While Chelsea added Romelu Lukaku, the Premier League champions failed to land a centre forward in the transfer window Pep Guardiola has admitted that Manchester City need a striker after failing to find a replacement for Sergio Aguero in the transfer window. City spent the summer chasing Harry Kane but couldn’t strike a deal with Tottenham while Cristiano Ronaldo moved to Manchester United after being linked with a late switch to the Etihad Stadium. Meanwhile, title rivals Chelsea signed Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku in a £98 million ($136m) deal and, ahead of Saturday’s clash at Stamford Bridge, Guardiola said City lack a similar goalscorer.  
Harry Redknapp names Player to Finish as top Scorer in Premier League this season
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Harry Redknapp names Player to Finish as top Scorer in Premier League this season

Former Tottenham manager, Harry Redknapp has backed the club’s top man, Harry Kane for the Premier League Golden Boot this season. He, however, pointed out that for the England captain to achieve this, he has to function as a striker, not a winger. Kane is yet to score in the league this season after a turbulent summer but Redknapp believes the England striker could still rival Man United’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Chelsea’s Romelu Lukaku The Three Lion’s captain had told Spurs board he wanted to leave the club in the summer but a move to Man City never materialised. He in Wednesday night’s Carabao Cup squad as Spurs beat Wolves on penalties and played the full 90 minutes. And Redknapp told talkSPORT that the striker is as determined as ever to try and bring suc...
Tottenham Must take Blame for Kane’s Struggles -Nuno
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Tottenham Must take Blame for Kane’s Struggles -Nuno

Tottenham Hotspur's English striker Harry Kane looks on during the English Tottenham manager Nuno Espirito Santo believes Harry Kane’s poor start to the season is down to a lack of cohesion in his team. Kane is yet to score a Premier League goal this term amid claims the striker is struggling due to a hangover from his failed attempt to force a transfer to Manchester City. Frustrated by Tottenham’s refusal to sell him to the Premier League champions, Kane claimed he had a “gentleman’s agreement” with the club that he could leave. The England captain returned late to pre-season training and missed the opening weekend win over City before finally conceding defeat in his bid to join Pep Guardiola’s men. Kane has looked a shadow of the player that won the Premier L...
EPL: You’ll regret your decision – Cascarino reveals why Guardiola will not win title
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EPL: You’ll regret your decision – Cascarino reveals why Guardiola will not win title

Former Chelsea striker, Tony Cascarino, has said that Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola is bound to regret some of his decisions this season. According to him, the Spaniard may regret his decision to not sign a striker during the transfer window. He said for this particular reason, the Manchester side will not win the title this season. Speaking on talkSPORT, Cascarino, who watched the defending champions struggle to a 0-0 draw at home with Southampton on Saturday, said, “We can only make that judgment really at the end of the season, but I’ve said all along if you were prepared to pay £100million and a bit more for Harry Kane you definitely wanted a striker. “You think you need one because you made a bid for a striker that didn’t go over the line. “The fact th...
EPL: Carragher names three players Ronaldo will challenge for this season’s golden boot
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EPL: Carragher names three players Ronaldo will challenge for this season’s golden boot

Former Liverpool defender, Jamie Carragher has named three players Manchester United forward, Cristiano Ronaldo will challenge for this season’s golden boot in the Premier League. The three players are Tottenham’s Harry Kane, Chelsea’s Romelu Lukaku and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah. Ronaldo currently has three goals, while Salah has four goals and Lukuku three goals. Meanwhile, Kane won the golden boot last season. Writing in his column for The Telegraph, Carragher said: “I am certain Ronaldo will challenge Harry Kane, Mohamed Salah and Romelu Lukaku for this season’s golden boot. “As we saw last weekend against Newcastle United on his second United debut, Ronaldo’s mere presence is a certainty of goals, and his comeback has transformed the mood at his club and ...
EPL: Why Harry Kane is better than Cristiano Ronaldo – Agbonlahor
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EPL: Why Harry Kane is better than Cristiano Ronaldo – Agbonlahor

Former Aston Villa forward, Gabriel Agbonlahor, has chosen England captain, Harry Kane, over Cristiano Ronaldo as best finisher. He described Kane as “the best finisher he’s ever seen” and would prefer having in his squad over five-time Ballon d’Or winner Ronaldo. Ronaldo returned to Old Trafford officially on Tuesday 12 years after he left for Real Madrid and then Juventus. Tottenham striker, Kane has surpassed 15 goals in each of the last seven league seasons and currently sits sixth in England’s goalscoring charts. Asked whether he would prefer to have Kane or Ronaldo in a cup final, the former Aston Villa striker said, “‘I’m having Harry Kane, if you’re looking at finishing, there’s no one better than Harry Kane. His finishing is a joke.’ “He’s right up there [best strik...
Reputation hasn’t been damaged after collapse of Man City transfer – Tottenham star Kane
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Reputation hasn’t been damaged after collapse of Man City transfer – Tottenham star Kane

The striker aimed to force a move through to the Etihad before admitting defeat last week Harry Kane believes that his reputation hasn't been damaged after his failed push to secure a transfer to Manchester City this summer. The Tottenham striker made it clear that he wanted to leave the club in search of trophies after so far failing to bring home silverware in his Spurs career. But Spurs chairman Daniel Levy held firm amid City's efforts, forcing Kane to admit defeat last week and announce he is staying with Spurs.    
Guardiola identifies player to play Kane, Ronaldo’s role at Man City after failed bids
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Guardiola identifies player to play Kane, Ronaldo’s role at Man City after failed bids

Manchester City boss has said that Ferran Torres can play the club’s top-9 role after the Premier League champions failed in their bid to sign either Harry Kane or Cristiano Ronaldo. Manchester City was all out to sign 28-year-old Kane from Tottenham but the England captain committed to his club. Reports in Europe as of Thursday all pointed to Ronaldo joining Manchester City until Friday when Manchester United announced that the 36-year-old was moving to the red half of Manchester. Now Guardiola has quickly moved on and he believes that Torres can play as a No.9 regularly after he starred in that position in Saturday’s 5-0 thrashing of Arsenal. Ferran, a versatile attacker, joined Man City last summer from Valencia for €23 million. “In this position he makes ...
‘It’s not business for the future’ – Liverpool boss Klopp takes aim over Ronaldo’s potential transfer
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‘It’s not business for the future’ – Liverpool boss Klopp takes aim over Ronaldo’s potential transfer

The Reds manager is watching with interest as the Portugal legend edges ever closer to a dramatic Premier League return Jurgen Klopp has had his say on Cristiano Ronaldo’s potential move, insisting it will not affect Liverpool’s chances of success this season. Ronaldo, 36, is edging closer to a dramatic return to the Premier League, having informed his current club, Juventus, of his desire to leave this week. City appeared to be favourites to land the Portugal legend, having failed in their summer-long efforts to sign Harry Kane from Tottenham, but that deal has now collapsed.  
Wayne Rooney gives major reason Cristiano Ronaldo is joining Man City
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Wayne Rooney gives major reason Cristiano Ronaldo is joining Man City

Former Manchester United striker, Wayne Rooney has reacted to Cristiano Ronaldo’s move from Juventus to Manchester City. Rooney suggested that Ronaldo joining Manchester City despite being a United legend could be for financial gains. Reports in Italy and the whole of Europe say that the Portugal captain has concluded plans to move to the blues side of Manchester. The player, according to Sky Sports Italia, had emptied his locker at Juventus training ground in Turin, meaning that he would not be part of their next league game. After failing to sign Harry Kane from Tottenham, Man City shift their focus to Cristiano Ronaldo, who in turns wants to leave Juventus for whatever reason. However, Rooney said he has doubts over Ronaldo’s move to Manchester City, addin...
Pape Matar Sarr: Who is Tottenham’s new £25m teenage signing?
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Pape Matar Sarr: Who is Tottenham’s new £25m teenage signing?

The 18-year-old has been chased by a host of Premier League sides this summer after a superb breakout season for Metz last season It has been a tumultuous summer at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. The saga around Harry Kane's future has, of course, dominated proceedings, though it now seems that the England captain will be remaining with his boyhood club until at least January. In terms of incomings, meanwhile, the emphasis seems to have been towards youth.
Details of Man City’s contract for Cristiano Ronaldo Revealed
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Details of Man City’s contract for Cristiano Ronaldo Revealed

Manchester City are ready to offer Cristiano Ronaldo between €14m-15m a year in wages to join them from Juventus, according to Italian transfer expert, Gianluca Di Marzio. The Premier League champions want to sign Ronaldo on a two-year deal. The 36-year-old is into the last 11 months of his current contract with Juve and wants to leave Serie A. City are now keen on the former Manchester United forward, after Harry Kane announced he is staying at Tottenham Hotspur this season. Pep Guardiola needs a striker in his squad following the departure of Sergio Aguero to Barcelona. City have until the transfer deadline on Tuesday to secure a striker. Ferran Torres, predominantly a winger, started as the central striker against Norwich on Saturday, with Gabriel Jesus...
Cristiano Ronaldo not giving up in joining Manchester City
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Cristiano Ronaldo not giving up in joining Manchester City

Cristiano Ronaldo is still hopeful of joining Manchester City this summer despite Pep Guardiola’s side turning down a deal for the Portuguese, according to The Times. Manchester City failed to secure the services of Harry Kane who has announced he will be staying at Tottenham this season. Pep Guardiola is currently looking for a striker following the departure of Sergio Aguero on a free transfer to Barcelona this summer. City had made the England captain their number one choice after securing a £100 million deal for Jack Grealish. Ronaldo in the other hand is keen to leave Juventus before the deadline, according to multiple reports in Italy and is pushing for a return to the Premier League with City. But City have so far shown reluctance in making a move for ...
Ronaldo agent Jorge Mendes flies to Turin to discuss Manchester City-linked star’s Juventus future
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Ronaldo agent Jorge Mendes flies to Turin to discuss Manchester City-linked star’s Juventus future

The Portuguese ace has seen his name come up in connection with Etihad Stadium following Harry Kane's pledge to stay at Spurs Cristiano Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes will fly to Turin for a showdown with Juventus bosses over the striker's future at the club. Ronaldo has seen his name linked with Manchester City, who are in the hunt for a central forward following the end of their pursuit of Harry Kane. Goal understands the ex-Real Madrid and United star will figure heavily in talks between the agent and the Bianconeri.
Harry Kane releases statement on future, reveals club he will play for this season
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Harry Kane releases statement on future, reveals club he will play for this season

Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane released a statement on Wednesday, confirming his future plans. According to him, he will be remaining in North London for the 2021/2022 season. Kane has been heavily linked with a move to Premier League rivals Manchester City. But Spurs chairman, Daniel Levy, has rejected all bids for the England captain. Kane has now decided to follow the club’s wishes. He said: “It was incredible to see the reception from the Spurs fans on Sunday and to read some of the messages of support I’ve had in the last few weeks “I will be staying at Tottenham this summer and will be 100% focused on helping the team achieve success. #COYS”.
Cristiano Ronaldo in swap deal to Premier League side
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Cristiano Ronaldo in swap deal to Premier League side

Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo is currently trying to force Manchester City move with his agent, Jorge Mendes working on a potential swap deal, according to L’Equipe. The Portugal captain is said to be eager to force his way out of the Italian giant despite the club insisting that the 36-year-old has not asked to leave. Ronaldo, who has played for Manchester United, is currently in the final year of his contract with Juventus and has been persistently linked with a move away from Turin this summer. L’Equipe is reporting that the player is trying to engineer a return to the Premier League. The report stresses any deal will be very complicated and will hinge on whether City sign Harry Kane from Tottenham. But should the Premier League champions miss out on the England i...
Gary Neville says Manchester United should move for Tottenham striker Harry Kane
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Gary Neville says Manchester United should move for Tottenham striker Harry Kane

Gary Neville told Monday Night Football Harry Kane could take Manchester United to the level required to win the Premier League title this season. The Tottenham striker, who told Spurs at the end of last season that he wants to leave the club this summer, is a target for United's rivals Manchester City, who have had a bid of £100m for Kane turned down. However, Neville believes his former club United should make a move for the England captain before the transfer window closes on Tuesday 31 August. The Sky Sports pundit compared United's progression under Solskjaer to Liverpool's early years under Jurgen Klopp but said the Anfield club's major step-up in Klopp's fourth season was fuelled by the arrivals of Alisson and Virgil van Dijk. Neville believes Kane could have a simil...
‘I owned a football club I’d want Levy to run it’ – Crouch defends Tottenham chairman amid Kane transfer battle
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‘I owned a football club I’d want Levy to run it’ – Crouch defends Tottenham chairman amid Kane transfer battle

The ex-Spurs star doesn't expect the man sitting at the head of the club's boardroom to compromise with regards to the Manchester City-linked striker Peter Crouch has defended Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy amid the ongoing transfer battle involving Harry Kane. Kane has spent the last 12 years of his career on Tottenham's books, but has been tipped to move on to a new challenge before the end of the transfer window with Manchester City reportedly readying a record-breaking bid. The England international has been open about his ambitions to win the biggest trophies in the game and he would likely have more opportunities to do so at Etihad Stadium, but Levy won't let him go without a fight.
Guardiola makes Man City spending admission as Kane transfer talk rages on
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Guardiola makes Man City spending admission as Kane transfer talk rages on

The Blues boss is refusing to be drawn on whether a move will be made for a prolific Tottenham striker, but he is always looking for more talent Pep Guardiola admits that Manchester City have an "obligation" to spend on top talent, but the Blues boss is still refusing to be drawn on whether or not he will move for Tottenham striker Harry Kane before the summer transfer window closes. The reigning Premier League champions find themselves short of a prolific No.9 following the summer departure of the club's all-time leading goalscorer, Sergio Aguero. An approach for Kane is said to have been in the pipeline for a while, amid rumours of City breaking the British transfer record again with another £100 million-plus ($136m) deal, but Guardiola continues to talk around the subject ahead o...
Kane makes first appearance of the season as he comes off bench for Tottenham in Wolves win amid transfer
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Kane makes first appearance of the season as he comes off bench for Tottenham in Wolves win amid transfer

The forward played no part in his side's first two matches in 2021-22 but appeared for the last 20 minutes at Molineux Harry Kane came off the bench to make his first appearance of the season for Tottenham amid rumours he will soon be leaving for Manchester City. The striker was granted a late return to training over the summer and sat out Spurs' first Premier League match, against his transfer suitors, as well as their UEFA Conference League defeat to Pacos Ferreira. However he was back in action on Sunday as the club made it two wins out of two at Wolves' expense.  
Kane and Man City running out of time to complete record-breaking transfer
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Kane and Man City running out of time to complete record-breaking transfer

Pep Guardiola has made not secret of his desire to sign the Tottenham forward but the Premier League champions are yet to make a breakthrough Harry Kane has seemingly run out of manoeuvres to try to force through the move to Manchester City that he desperately wants. With three years remaining on his current contract, Tottenham cannot be strong-armed into an end-of-window sale for anything less than the £160 million ($220m) they are understood to be demanding. The England striker had few bargaining chips to begin with and the ones he has played have seemingly had no impact on the stance of Spurs chairman Daniel Levy.  
Totenham boss Nuno unsure if Man City-linked Kane will be available for Wolves match
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Totenham boss Nuno unsure if Man City-linked Kane will be available for Wolves match

The striker continues to await his season debut as he aims to secure a transfer to Pep Guardiola's side Tottenham manager Nuno Espirito Santo has said he is unsure if Harry Kane will be available to face Wolves on Sunday. Kane, who continues to aim for a transfer to Manchester City, has returned to Spurs training as he awaits his 2021-22 season debut. The England captain will miss out on Thursday's Europa Conference League clash with Pacos de Ferreira, and would miss his second straight league match if he does not feature against Wolves.
Harry Kane angry with Tottenham over ‘broken promises’
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Harry Kane angry with Tottenham over ‘broken promises’

Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane, is angry with the club chairman Daniel Levy over what he feels are broken promises, according to the Daily Mail. Kane believes they had an agreement he would be allowed to leave Spurs if the club didn’t win a trophy or qualify for the Champions League last season. But Levy is still refusing to allow the 28-year-old to leave as the striker aims to force a move through to Manchester City. However, Kane insists he will continue to give everything to Spurs, despite the club not matching his ambitions. The player still has his heart set on a transfer to Man City before the August 31 deadline. However, he wants to regain the trust and faith of Spurs supporters, who appeared to turn on their talismanic striker during Sunday’s 1...
Kane returns to full training at Tottenham amid Man City transfer talk
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Kane returns to full training at Tottenham amid Man City transfer talk

The England international striker has taken in a first session with the rest of Nuno's squad following his exploits at Euro 2020 Harry Kane has returned to full training at Tottenham, Goal can confirm, with the England international taking in his first group session under new Spurs manager Nuno. The 28-year-old striker continues to find himself at the centre of intense speculation this summer, with endless questions being asked of his future. Manchester City remain keen on a proven Premier League goalscorer, but he remains tied to the north London club for now.
Cristiano Ronaldo Offered to Manchester City for Just £25m
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Cristiano Ronaldo Offered to Manchester City for Just £25m

Cristiano Ronaldo's agent, Jorge Mendes, has reportedly offered the Juventus forward to Manchester City this summer. The Portuguese international has just 10 months left to run on his £25.5million-a-year contract at the Old Lady and his future in Turin is not certain, having been linked with moves to PSG, Real Madrid, and former club Manchester United in the past. Premier League champions, City are currently looking for a new striker after the departure of Kun Aguero. But Tottenham and England's Harry Kane remains their top target. Sportsmail revealed this week that Pep Guardiola's side are expected to make an improved offer on the £100m for Kane that was rejected earlier this summer, but Spurs are demanding £150m price tag. According to Corriere dello Sport, Ronaldo's repr...
Son targets 10 years at Tottenham: I don’t want to move anywhere else
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Son targets 10 years at Tottenham: I don’t want to move anywhere else

The 29-year-old attacker says he wants to remain at the Premier League club for the rest of his career Son Heung-min has admitted that he did not expect to be presented with a contract extension with Tottenham this summer but is pleased to have the opportunity to spend a decade at the club. Son arrived at Spurs from Bayer Leverkusen in 2015 and has gone on to score 71 Premier League goals for the club in nearly 200 appearances, including the opening goal of their 2021-22 campaign against Manchester City. The 29-year-old has struck up a particularly successful understanding with Harry Kane during his time in England and has grown to be a firm favourite of the supporters.
Analysing how Lukaku signing cements Chelsea title credentials
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Analysing how Lukaku signing cements Chelsea title credentials

Seven years after he left Chelsea, Romelu Lukaku returns. During his previous spell at Stamford Bridge, the Belgian was a youngster learning his trade. He enjoyed prolific loan spells at West Brom and Everton, but couldn't break into his parent club's line-up. Now, however, he is the finished article: a rounded goalscorer who, at 28 years old, is in the prime of his career. Lukaku is widely considered one of the world's finest strikers, alongside the likes of Harry Kane, Kylian Mbappe and Robert Lewandowski. Here, we take a look at how he will change Chelsea's attack and bolster their hopes of a Premier League title challenge this season.     What type of striker is Lukaku? Standing at 6ft 3in and with a powerful frame, Lukaku has been miscast as a target man in th...
Man City shouldn’t have signed Kane – Former England winger, Barnes
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Man City shouldn’t have signed Kane – Former England winger, Barnes

Former England winger, John Barnes has claimed Manchester City should have signed Tottenham’s Harry Kane instead of Jack Grealish. Man City completed the signing of Grealish from Aston Villa for £100 million earlier this month. But Barnes believes the Premier League champions should have prioritised Kane over Grealish because the England captain guarantees goals. “Harry Kane is much more important to Manchester City than Jack Grealish is,” Barnes told BonusCodeBets. “City are not lacking creativity, they create endless chances with players like Raheem Sterling, Bernardo Silva and Kevin De Bruyne. “Bringing Grealish in was great, but it was more important they found a centre forward. They need a guaranteed goal-scorer, Gabriel Jesus is okay, but he’s no Sergio...
Dane Scarlett: ‘Phenomenal’ Tottenham teenager who could step into Kane’s shoes
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Dane Scarlett: ‘Phenomenal’ Tottenham teenager who could step into Kane’s shoes

The 17-year-old striker is already the youngest player to represent Spurs in the Premier League having been tipped for the top by Jose Mourinho Given the impact Harry Kane has had on Tottenham in recent years, Spurs fans can be forgiven for the panic they have showcased in recent months. Kane's potential departure from the north London outfit would likely have devastating consequences for Nuno Espirito Santo's side, who already find themselves on something of a downward trajectory following the excitement of Mauricio Pochettino's tenure in charge. Since emerging from the Tottenham academy around a decade ago, Kane has developed into one of the game's most feared number nines, with his ability to finish with both feet, and from almost any distance or angle, almost unmatched in the ...
Kane available to face Manchester City despite transfer rumours, says Spurs boss Nuno
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Kane available to face Manchester City despite transfer rumours, says Spurs boss Nuno

The England international was expected to make a switch to the Etihad, but it could be that he faces Pep Guardiola's side on Sunday Tottenham boss Nuno Espirito Santo claims that Harry Kane will be available to face Manchester City in the clubs' Premier League opener. Kane, of course, reportedly wants to leave Spurs and has been heavily linked with a move to Sunday's opponents, with Pep Guardiola himself admitting that City are interested in the striker. Nuno, meanwhile, has given fans in north London a glimmer of hope, stating that he hopes to “solve” the situation.
‘I’ve never refused’ – Kane to return to Tottenham training Saturday amid Man CIty links
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‘I’ve never refused’ – Kane to return to Tottenham training Saturday amid Man CIty links

The England star hit back at fans questioning his professionalism amid claims he wants to leave the north London side   Harry Kane has denied claims he has refused to train with Tottenham as he continues to be linked with a move away from the club. Manchester City are said to be trying to sign the striker and it has been reported that he has skipped training with Spurs in an attempt to force the club to sell him. The England international took to social media to deny those reports, however, insisting he will return to the club on Saturday as was the original plan.
Harry Kane releases statement on Tottenham future
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Harry Kane releases statement on Tottenham future

Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane, has admitted he was “hurt” by comments criticizing his professionalism. This comes amid reports that he skipped training as his push to leave the club continues. Kane was due to return to this week after being given an extended break following his participation in Euro 2020, but the striker did not attend. The 28-year-old has now said in a statement that he would return to training on Saturday. He insisted he would not want to “jeopardise” his relationship with the club’s fans. “It’s almost 10 years since I made my Spurs debut. For every one of those years, you – the fans – have shown me total support and love. “That’s why it hurts to read some of the comments that have been made this week, questioning my professionalism. “While I...
Kane no-show amid Man City links to be ‘solved internally’, says Spurs boss Nuno
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Kane no-show amid Man City links to be ‘solved internally’, says Spurs boss Nuno

With rumours linking the England forward to Manchester City, the Portuguese trainer was unable to offer anything in the way of positive updates Tottenham boss Nuno Espirito Santo has said that the club will “solve the problem” of Harry Kane's no-show for pre-season before he speaks any more on the matter. Kane failed to return to Spurs on Tuesday, with the striker due back at the London outfit following a holiday after reaching the final of Euro 2020. In doing so, however, he has only served to intensify speculation that he is pushing for a move away from the club this summer, most likely to join Manchester City.
‘Kane FC has 0 trophies’ – Heung-Min Son ‘likes’ Instagram photo calling out Tottenham star after he misses training
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‘Kane FC has 0 trophies’ – Heung-Min Son ‘likes’ Instagram photo calling out Tottenham star after he misses training

Manchester City are keen on signing the England striker although Spurs remain determined to keep their star man Heung-Min Son has 'liked' an Instagram post calling out Harry Kane after his failure to report for Tottenham training. Kane is due back at Spurs' training ground for pre-season tests this week, having been on holiday since helping England reach the final of Euro 2020. However, the 28-year-old has yet to return to the club, fuelling rumours of an impending big-money move to Manchester City to leave supporters fearing that their star man could be on his way out.
Harry Kane Fails to return to Tottenham training amid interest from Man City, Chelsea
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Harry Kane Fails to return to Tottenham training amid interest from Man City, Chelsea

Tottenham striker, Harry Kane, on Monday, failed to turn up for the club’s pre-season training amid interest from Manchester City and Chelsea, Sky Sports reports. The England captain was due to return to the Tottenham training ground [Hotspur Way] on Monday following a short holiday after Euro 2020. Kane was due for various tests, including for COVID-19 and to assess his basic fitness levels. He had told Tottenham back in May he wanted to leave the club this summer. Following Kane’s comments, Manchester City made a £100m bid for him at the end of June. Kane is valued at upwards of £120m and Tottenham are keen to keep him despite the 28-year-old believing he has a gentleman’s agreement with the club’s chairman, Daniel Levy. His contract with Spurs will expire in 2024 and...
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Nigeria’s Nwankwo to join Harry Kane at Tottenham

Nigerian striker, Simy Nwankwo, could be playing next to Harry Kane at Tottenham Hotspur next season. According to The Telegraph, Tottenham are targeting Nwankwo as a possible partner for Kane. Tottenham’s new technical director, Fabio Paratici, is keen to add more firepower to Spurs’ attack as the Premier League side targets another striker to provide support for the England captain. Nwankwo caught the eye of Tottenham after scoring 20 goals in 38 Serie A league matches for relegated Crotone last season. The 29-year-old forward has also been linked with Udinese, Genoa, Torino and Lazio. Simy is expected to leave Crotone in this summer transfer window. His agent, Vincenzo Morabito, recently admitted that his client could be heading to the Premier League despite consider...
Man City clears air on signing Harry Kane from Tottenham for £160m
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Man City clears air on signing Harry Kane from Tottenham for £160m

  Manchester City has rubbished reports that they have reached an agreement with Tottenham Hotspur to sign their striker, Harry Kane, for £160 million. Reports had earlier emerged that Man City reportedly had one bid in excess of £100 million for Kane rejected last month by Tottenham, and they were said to have upped their bid this week. The Citizen was also said to have prepared a £400,000-a-week contract for Kane that will see him become the highest-paid player in the Premier League. However, according to Manchester Evening News, the Premier League champions have now dismissed talk of a fresh bid for Kane, adding that they are yet to submit another offer to Spurs for the England captain. This comes following suggestions earlier this week that one of Raheem Sterlin...
Harry Kane to Become EPL’s highest-paid Player with Man City Deal [Top 10]
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Harry Kane to Become EPL’s highest-paid Player with Man City Deal [Top 10]

  Tottenham striker, Harry Kane, would become the Premier League’s highest paid footballer if he seals his move to Manchester City. Spurs have reportedly made a U-turn on their hardline stance and are now willing to sell their prized asset. City are set to submit a staggering £160million bid. Kane is open to a move to the Etihad, with the Premier League champions ready to double his current wages. The England captain would earn £400,000-a-week if the deal goes through, which would make him the most paid player in England’s top flight. The 27-year-old would overtake Kevin De Bruyne who currently occupies top spot on £385,000-a-week at City after penning a contract extension to 2025 back in May. Premier League top earners if Harry Kane joins Manchester City: ...
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Chelsea keeping tabs on Lewandowski after struggles to sign Haaland or Kane

The Poland international has long been in the west London club's thoughts and interest could be revived as they look to sign a goalscorer Chelsea's mission to sign a world-class striker has seen them ask to be kept informed about Robert Lewandowski's situation at Bayern Munich, Goal can confirm. Although Bayern are strongly opposed to a sale this summer, the 32-year-old could be tempted by a new opportunity overseas. With just two years left on his contract at Allianz Arena, the Blues know their good connections with the Polish superstar could come in handy, having twice attempted to sign him in the past.
Tottenham Finally agree to allow Harry Kane join Man City
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Tottenham Finally agree to allow Harry Kane join Man City

  Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane, will get his wish to leave the club in a Premier League-record £160million transfer to Manchester City, according to the UK Sun. Kane informed Spurs of his desire to quit earlier this summer in search of trophies, with City his preferred destination. Spurs chairman, Daniel Levy, however, stated last month that “what other clubs want is not always possible to achieve.” But Levy has reportedly agreed to let Kane join a Premier League rival, with player set to earn £400,000 per week at the Etihad Stadium. It is understood Levy rang Kane and his elder brother and agent Charlie, 32, to tell them he had changed his mind about only letting him leave for a club in Europe. The length of Kane’s deal at City is yet to be decided, but...
Man City offer Sterling, three other players in exchange deal for Harry Kane
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Man City offer Sterling, three other players in exchange deal for Harry Kane

  Manchester City is desperate to land Harry Kane this summer and has resolved to offer Tottenham Hotspur four players in an exchange deal. According to L’Equipe, the four players are Raheem Sterling, Riyad Mahrez, Bernardo Silva and Gabriel Jesus. Man City are willing to offer Tottenham one out of the four players plus cash in a bid to sign Kane. The Citizen are keen to sign Kane this summer to bolster Pep Guardiola’s squad ahead of the 2021/2022 season after winning the Premier League title last season. Kane is set to leave Tottenham this summer after he told the club ahead of the recently concluded Euro 2020 that he wants to leave Spurs. His current deal with Tottenham will expire in 2024. Asked about Kane earlier this week, the new Tottenham manager, Nuno ...
Tottenham coach, Nono Santo speaks on Harry Kane leaving club
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Tottenham coach, Nono Santo speaks on Harry Kane leaving club

  New Tottenham Hotspur manager, Nuno Espirito Santo,  has expressed confidence that Harry Kane would not leave the club this summer. Kane reiterated his wish to leave Tottenham this summer ahead of Euro 2020. Following his comments, many top clubs in Europe, including Chelsea, Manchester City, and Manchester United, registered their interest in signing him. However, speaking on the development during his first press conference on Friday ahead of Tottenham’s friendly tie against Leyton Orient on Saturday, Santo insisted that he is looking forward to Kane joining his squad ahead of the new season. Santo said: “I have no doubts in my mind. What I wish is for Harry [Kane] to recover well and have a good rest. “When he arrives, he will feel that he has to commit hims...
Man City Puts up Sterling, Mahrez, seven other players for sale [Full list]
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Man City Puts up Sterling, Mahrez, seven other players for sale [Full list]

  Manchester City winger, Raheem Sterling, is among nine players up for sale at Etihad this summer, The Athletic reports. Other players up for sale are Riyad Mahrez, Aymeric Laporte and Gabriel Jesus. The rest of the players on the list are Bernardo Silva, Lukas Nmecha, Pedro Porro, Yangel Herrera and Ivan Ilic. Man City are keen to sell the players this summer in a bid to raise funds to sign Tottenham Hotspur striker, Harry Kane and Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish. Both Kane and Grealish are likely to cost a combined fee in excess of £200million. Man City wants to bolster their squad under Pep Guardiola ahead of the 2021/22 season after winning the Premier League title last season.
Guardiola set to switch Man City target from Harry Kane to Lewandowski
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Guardiola set to switch Man City target from Harry Kane to Lewandowski

Manchester City are monitoring the contract situation of Robert Lewandowski, according to SportsMail. Pep Guardiola is seeking to bring in an elite centre forward this summer to replace Sergio Aguero, who left as a free agent. Lewandowski has two years left on his current £300,000-a-week deal at Bayern Munich. City’s top target is Tottenham’s Harry Kane, who they offered £100million before Euro 2020 kicked off. But Spurs chairman, Daniel Levy, is determined to hold on to Kane for at least one more season, forcing City to consider alternatives. Lewandowski, 32, played under Guardiola at Bayern from 2014-2016, winning two Bundesliga titles and the German Cup. Real Madrid also have a long-standing interest in Lewandowski and his agent, Pini Zahavi, recently brokered the ...
You’re not a fan and we don’t want you’ – Kane
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You’re not a fan and we don’t want you’ – Kane

After social media was peppered with spates of attacks upon Bukayo Saka, Marcus Rashford and Jadon Sancho, their captain has led their defence Harry Kane has led his England team-mates in an impassioned defence of the handful of squad members subjected to racist abuse after Sunday's Euro 2020 Final penalty heartbreak, stating that anyone who sees fit to hurl slurs is not a Three Lions fan in their eyes. Gareth Southgate's side were unable to mark their continued progress with silverware, edged 3-2 in a shootout by Italy at Wembley Stadium, after they had ground out a 1-1 draw after extra-time in their first major tournament final for half-a-century. Misses from Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka ultimately ensured the Azzurri lifted the Henri Delaunay Trophy, with a...
Euro 2020 final: Giorgio Chiellini identifies two England players that can hurt Italy
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Euro 2020 final: Giorgio Chiellini identifies two England players that can hurt Italy

  Italy captain, Giorgio Chiellini, has identified Harry Kane and Raheem Sterling as players with qualities that could cause trouble for the Azurris as they Face England in the Euro 2020 final at Wembley on Sunday. “Obviously, Kane and Sterling are different players than the other strikers England have, with their own qualities, but they are all top players,” he during the prematch press conference “We are going to try to limit their characteristics where we can, but thankfully it is not an individual game.” The veteran Juventus defender, however pointed out that the game football will always be a team game. He said it won’t be necessarily important whether himself and his defence partner Leonardo Bonucci come up against Kane and Sterling but whether Italy can beat ...

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