Kane is recovering well, says Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane is recovering from injury and will be be back soon action, manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday.

Spurs, who host Newcastle United at Wembley on Saturday, are third in the Premier League and seven points behind leaders Liverpool with 14 games remaining.

Kane got his left ankle injured during the match against  Manchester United at Wembley on Jan. 13.

With 14 league goals this season, Kane is North London club’s top scorer. He is expected to rejoin in March.

The 23-year-old player recently posted a video on his official Twitter handle where he showed himself in light training, raising hopes he might be back sooner.

“I cannot tell you if he is ahead of the schedule or not. We assess him day by day,” Pochettino told reporters.

“He is showing on social media that he looks very strong and very fit and very well, running and doing some exercises. He is very strong and is a guy that puts in 200 percent to try and be back as soon as possible”.