Harry Kane has released a statement insisting he has not refused to train with Tottenham and will return to Hotspur Way on Saturday.
Rumours have been swirling for some time about a possible departure for Kane, who has been strongly linked with Manchester City – Pep Guardiola confirmed the champions’ interest on Friday.
Talk of Kane extending his holiday so that he does not have to return to training has led to suggestions the striker is attempting to force through a move to the Etihad Stadium.
However, Kane has broken his silence by posting a strongly worded message on Twitter.
In the statement, the England captain says he has been hurt my some of the comments questioning his professionalism in recent days.
Has also says he would not risk harming his relationship with the Spurs fans – but some might argue the damage has already been done.
Read the statement in full below.
As expected, there has been a range of responses to Kane’s words on Twitter, with some Tottenham fans expressing their conflicted feelings towards the club’s talisman.
Have a look at some of the most interesting replies to Kane’s Tweet below.