Tottenham and England supporters alike will be holding their breath.
Just 10 minutes into Sunday’s FA Cup quarterfinal, Spurs striker Harry Kane exited the squad’s match against third-tier Millwall after going to ground moments earlier near the Millwall goal.
Kane was sent in on goal from a tight angle on the right side of the box, before unleashing a shot that forced Millwall goalkeeper Tom King to turn the effort out for a corner kick.
Upon replay, Kane appeared to twist his ankle as his shot was contested by a Millwall defender and immediately went to ground.
The extent of the 23-year-old’s injury is unknown at this stage, but England manager Gareth Southgate will surely be keeping a close eye ahead of the Three Lions’ upcoming friendly against Germany and subsequent UEFA World Cup qualifier against Lithuania.
Southgate has yet to name his 23-man roster for the two matches, which will take place on March 22 and March 26, respectively.Follow @MattReedFutbol