Tottenham supervisor Jose Mourinho mentioned he would get “depressed” if he wallowed within the information that Harry Kane is to be lacking for at the very least three months.
The Spurs striker has undergone surgical procedure on a torn hamstring that can see him miss the vast majority of the rest of the season at membership degree and in a race to be match match to steer England at Euro 2020.
“If I speak too much about Harry, I get a bit depressed and then you are going to say he is miserable and in a bad mood,” mentioned Mourinho, forward of Premier League leaders Liverpool’s go to to north London on Saturday.
“Harry is irreplaceable. You know that we cannot play like we normally play when Harry Kane is in the team. We cannot do it the same way as we do with Harry.”
Spurs have been linked with a transfer for AC Milan’s Polish striker Krzysztof Piatek as cowl for Kane’s absence with Tottenham needing to chase down a six-point hole to Chelsea to qualify for the Champions League subsequent season.
However, Mourinho mentioned he’s keen to attend till the summer time so as to add to his squad.
“If the boss arrives with the solution for these difficult months then so be it,” added the Portuguese.
“But if we don’t find the right opportunity or the right solution we are going to wait until summer to make decision for the evolution of the team.”
Kane is only one of a number of absences Mourinho should take care of for the go to of the European champions, who’re searching for a document twentieth win from their opening 21 video games to the league season.
Moussa Sissoko can also be absent till April, whereas Hugo Lloris, Ben Davies, Danny Rose and Tanguy Ndombele stay out.
Club captain Lloris has at the very least returned to coaching after three months out with a dislocated elbow suffered in a disappointing 3-0 defeat at Brighton in October.
The French primary has but to characteristic beneath Mourinho, however he’s wanting ahead to with the ability to name on Lloris’s expertise after a tough spell for Paulo Gazzaniga in purpose.
“Lloris has not played a game for me. Ben has played one and did very, very well. It’s good news. By the end of the month we will have two new players,” Mourinho added.
“We have a goalkeeper that is doing his best and we have confidence in him but for Hugo to be back after such an important injury is good for him.”