Pochettino expects Kane North London Derby return


Harry Kane is expected to be fit to face Arsenal after the international break, according Mauricio Pochettino.

ITV.com says Kane withdrew from Gareth Southgate’s England squad on Monday after taking a knock during our win over Crystal Palace last weekend.

The article adds that Kane was able to continue at Wembley however he had to come off late as a precaution , and subsequently withdrew from Gareth Southgate’s squad and will now sit out England’s upcoming friendlies against Germany and Brazil.

The article adds that Pochettino, believes Kane will be available for the North London derby at Emirates Stadium on November 18th

The article continues, adding  that Pochettino said “Harry Kane is okay, You can see in the last game he received a kick to his knee but he will be available for the next game.”

Kane has a stellar record against Arsenal and if he is available for the North London Derby it would come as a huge boost to Pochettino’, who is are already sweating on the fitness of a number of key players.

Dele Alli missed the win over Palace with a hamstring injury while Harry Winks twisted his ankle and had to be replaced at half-time and both players have now withdrawn from England duty.

The article adds that Goalkeepers Hugo Lloris (groin) and Michel Vorm (knee) are struggling and defender Toby Alderweireld (hamstring) is also on the casualty list, with midfielder Victor Wanyama (knee) a long-term absentee.

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