Erik ten Hag has fuelled rumours Harry Kane will transfer to Manchester United this summer season, admitting he’s determined to signal a No.9 striker.
United have made contact with the Tottenham famous person’s representatives and are ‘inspired’ by talks over a transfer on the finish of the present season.
The Crimson Devils drew 2-2 at Spurs on Thursday evening, the place away followers might be heard chanting: ‘Harry Kane, we’ll see you in June!’
The England captain has lengthy been tipped to depart his boyhood membership this summer season along with his contract up in 2024.
United are the frontrunners for his signature as Ten Hag appears to signal an elite ahead.
‘Everybody is aware of, it’s not a secret that over the entire season we had a scarcity of No.9s,’ Ten Hag stated.
‘First we had the dropout of Cristiano Ronaldo, then Antony Martial was typically not obtainable, Jadon Sancho was typically not obtainable, then you have got a scarcity of frontline gamers.
‘With much less gamers now we have to cowl many video games, so undoubtedly we’d like within the frontline gamers who strengthen the squad.’
Ten Hag described Kane as a ‘intelligent participant’ within the construct as much as United’s conflict on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Kane has lengthy spoken about his want to win trophies and with Spurs failing to land any silverware once more this time period – with their final main trophy coming in 2008 – it appears he could lastly go away north London if a deal between the golf equipment is agreed.
Manchester Metropolis tried to signal him a number of instances in the summertime of 2021 however Tottenham refused to promote Kane, who has since turn out to be the membership’s all-time report goalscorer and is now trying to turn out to be the Premier League’s report scorer.
Kane has registered 24 objectives throughout 33 Premier League video games this time period – whereas in whole – he has 274 objectives throughout 430 matches since making his Spurs debut.