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Cruise was in London on Saturday to take in the Wimbledon women's singles final and his message was appreciated by Kane - although the 27-year-old insists the team need no motivation.Gareth Southgate's men need little incentive to end 55 years of hurt and help the country to its first European Championship title in the process after defeating Denmark 2-1 at the national stadium on Wednesday.
Teddy Sheringham has tipped Harry Kane to seal a big-money move to Manchester City this summer.
Kane, 27, has been the subject of constant speculation since he informedof his desire to leave the club in May, sending the rumour mill into overdrive as fans, pundits, and journalists tried to predict his next destination – and how he would get there.
The most recent talking point has been, which claimed he was all set to complete an £160m transfer to the Etihad.
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The report, however, has since been rubbished, with journalist David Ornstein revealing it had taken the respective clubs.
Kane’s admiration for City and, in particular, their star player Kevin De Bruyne, is a well-known fact, with the England captain having described the Belgian as “a special, special player” whose passing is “just a striker’s dream”.
The question is whether City are prepared to stump up the cash that Daniel Levy, the Spurs chairman, will demand, having previously held a policy of avoiding spending too much on one player.
Despite these concerns, Sheringham can see the deal going ahead, suspecting there’s most likely a gentlemen’s agreement in place between Levy and Kane which would allow the striker to leave for the right amount of money.
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All the latest Manchester City transfer news, rumours and gossip in the 2021 summer window. Who have Man City been linked with?Harry Kane - Daniel Levy has given Kane the green light to join a Premier League rival, opening the door for a possible £160m move to City on a weekly salary of £400,000 (Sun, July 23); Kane's England team-mates believe he could refuse to return to pre-season training with Tottenham in a bid to try to force a move to City (Telegraph, July 17); City have made a £100m bid for Kane (Sky Sports, June 21).
“As soon as he put out his statement a couple of months ago, just before the Euros, it was happening, for me,”.
“I think he’s probably had a chat with Daniel Levy. I know there’s been even more speculation over the last couple of days, but I think he’s probably had a chat and said, ‘look, you’ve been a great servant to the club, if we get the right money for you, you can go’, I would think.
“Everyone is being very quiet on it at the moment, but for Harry to come out and say he wants to play with someone like Kevin De Bruyne and the players at Manchester City, the writing has got to be on the wall, hasn’t it?”
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