One of the only ways to slow Harry Kane has been the player’s ankles, and injury has again claimed playing time for the big English striker.
Kane was charging to challenge a Fabian Delph clearance in Tottenham Hotspur’s UEFA Champions League quarterfinal first leg in North London Tuesday.
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After Delph hit the ball, his foot connected with Kane’s ankle.
The Englishman crumpled to the turf and had trouble putting weight on the ankle as he limped off the pitch.
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino was livid with Delph, though the play looked innocuous from multiple angles.