Negotiations between English footballer Harry Kane and German champions Bayern Munich are ongoing after Tottenham reportedly rejected a AU$167 million bid for the 30-year-old.
Kane, Tottenham’s main goalscorer in Premier League historical past, has been courted aggressively by Bayern as he approaches the ultimate 12 months of his six-year cope with Spurs.
According to Sky Sports, Bayern’s newest and “remaining” supply for Kane has been rejected, however neither facet has walked away fully from negotiations. Kane needs his future sorted earlier than Tottenham’s first Premier League recreation of the season at Brentford on Sunday, Sky Sports studies.
The England captain has scored 280 objectives in 435 appearances for Tottenham since his debut for the membership in 2011 – he’s at present 48 objectives away from breaking Alan Shearer’s document because the main scorer in Premier League historical past.
Tottenham Hotspur’s English striker Harry Kane. Photo by HENRY NICHOLLS / AFPSource: AFP
Sky Sports News reporter Paul Gilmour mentioned negotiations between the 2 events have reached a “important level”.
“The finish level does really feel shut, however Tottenham has made their emotions identified they won’t be pushed round by Bayern Munich,” Gilmour mentioned.
“What occurs subsequent will depend on Bayern. We’re advised they may enhance their supply regardless of this newest ‘remaining’ supply.
“Perhaps the insistence that this was Bayern‘s ’remaining’ supply was a part of a tactic to place stress onto Spurs as a result of it fits Bayern to get this deal finished shortly; they ideally would really like Kane of their squad for this weekend’s German Super Cup.
“From Bayern‘s perspective, they really feel they’ve compromised. There was a minimal hole of £20m within the valuation when the 2 golf equipment met in London final week, Bayern have decreased that hole with their newest supply, however that isn’t sufficient for Tottenham, who nonetheless really feel it doesn’t match their valuation.
“Despite this, Bayern will really feel the door continues to be open as a result of no one has walked away from the desk.”
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It comes after Ange Postecoglou despatched a transparent message to Bayern Munich on Monday, insisting just one deadline mattered of their bid to signal Kane.
“We know there’s one deadline and that’s the top of the switch window,” he mentioned.
“Beyond that, I’m in open dialogue with Harry and with the membership frequently. I’ve mentioned to them that if the established order modifications then inform me…I’m constructing a staff right here. I can’t wait (round) for a choice both technique to get going.”
Kane scored 4 tries in Tottenham’s 5-1 pre-season pleasant win at residence over Shakhtar Donetsk on Sunday.
“You noticed at present that Harry actually is invested in what we’re doing and we’ll carry on doing that until one thing modifications,” added Postecoglou.
Postecoglou was later requested concerning the reality Bayern has been so public of their pursuit of Kane, with the Australian including: “I actually wouldn’t speak about contracted gamers at different soccer golf equipment however I’m not at Bayern mate to allow them to go the way in which they need.”