Tottenham news: Spurs dealt blow ahead of Swansea clash as Pochettino confirms key ace a doubt for match

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Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs have been dealt a big blow ahead of their clash against Swansea on Tuesday after reports emerged stating that star talisman Harry Kane is a doubt for the match.

This is according to the Express, who state that the player has been told by the club to stay at home ahead of his side’s clash against the Swans, with boss Pochettino stating that the player “is at home because he cannot move”.

The Argentine then also went on to add “I don’t know whether he will be available.”, something that won’t be music to the ears of Spurs fans.

Spurs forward Harry Kane
Spurs fans won’t be happy to hear Pochettino’s words about Kane’s fitness

So far this season, Kane has showed the world just how good he is, as the 24-year-old looks to become the first player in Premier League history to score three hat-tricks in three consecutive games agains the Swans.

In 2017, Kane eclipsed all, as the forward managed to score 56 goals, more than Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Robert Lewandowski to name a few.

In the Premier League this campaign, Kane is currently leading the top scoring charts with 18, level with  Liverpool ace Mohamed Salah, who is also having a stellar season for the Reds.

Kane has also managed eight hat-tricks in all competitions in 2017, more than Messi, Edinson Cavani and Lewandowski combined.

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Should Kane miss his side’s match against Swansea next week, it remains to be seen how much of a blow the forward’s absence will be for the north London side.

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