Harry Kane is the captain’s aspect in opposition to the Pacos

Harry Kane will make his first begin of the season within the Spurs Europa Conference League play-off in opposition to Pacos de Ferreira on Thursday night time, and might be captain of Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

The England captain had lengthy been linked with a transfer to Manchester City this summer time, however with a switch that was not carried out, he confirmed on Wednesday that he would stick with Spurs.

Kane missed Tottenham’s victory on the opening day in opposition to City, with the residence followers satirically chanting “do you see, Harry Kane?”, While he got here in as a alternative within the second half of his victory over Wolves on Sunday.

Nuno Espirito Santo has now left Kane his first begin of the season and named him captain when Spurs need to flip a 1-0 deficit in opposition to Pacos de Ferreira within the playoffs of the Europa Conference League.

A primary half strike from Lucas Silva gave Pacos the victory in Portugal, when a extremely rotated Spurs group fell to an embarrassing defeat.

Kane is Spurs’ document aim scorer in Europe with 38 targets, 15 distances from Jermain Defoe who beforehand had the document.

In his assertion about staying on the membership, Kane revealed that he was amazed by the constructive reception he obtained after becoming a member of Wolves, and it can be fascinating to see how he might be obtained at residence.

“It was incredible to see the reception from Spurs fans on Sunday and to read some of the support messages I have had in recent weeks,” mentioned Kane.

“I will stay at Tottenham this summer and will be 100% focused on helping the team succeed.”

Kane has additionally been chosen in Gareth Southgate’s England squad for his or her upcoming World Cup qualifier in 2022 – the one participant from Spurs who has obtained a name.

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