Levy confident that Kane can win major trophies at Tottenham
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has mentioned striker Harry Kane can obtain his ambitions and win trophies at the membership.
Kane, 29, has achieved quite a few particular person honours — he grew to become Spurs’ all-time file scorer earlier this season and continues to chase down Alan Shearer’s all-time Premier League objective file — however he’s but to win a single trophy since making his Spurs debut in 2011.
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“He can absolutely win a trophy at Spurs, but being a legend is also important,” Levy mentioned in an interview with the Cambridge Union debating society.
“The fact that he’s the top scorer for Tottenham Hotspur, he’s making history. I hope one day there is a statue of Harry Kane outside our stadium.”
Sources have informed ESPN that Kane, who has little over a 12 months left on his contract, will talk about his future with the membership at the top of the season, whereas Spurs should not eager on parting methods with the striker.
Spurs will once more end with out silverware this season after being knocked out of the FA Cup and Champions League. The membership are additionally with out a everlasting supervisor following the departure of Antonio Conte final month.
It has been 15 years since Spurs gained a trophy after they lifted the 2008 League Cup below Juande Ramos.
Levy, who has come below criticism from a piece of Spurs followers this season, assumed his position as chairman because the membership had been purchased by Enic in 2001.
“It’s been an incredible journey,” Levy added. “In the 22 years Tottenham has progressed enormously in that time period. Not as much as a fan we would hope but the journey’s not over and we’re still hoping that we are going to get that trophy that we need.
“Am I glad that we’ve not gained a couple of trophy within the final 15 years? Absolutely not. But I additionally assume we’ve got had some incredible instances; we have been within the Champions League quite a few instances. And regardless of the very fact that I really feel sick that there is a membership in north London [Arsenal] that’s a bit increased than us at this second in time, if I look again during the last 5 years we have additionally been above them, so that’s what occurs.”
Levy also denied that Enic are in talks over the sale of the club but said the group would “have an obligation to contemplate any proposal anybody needs to make.”