For as long as Tottenham have been unable to clinch silverware and unwilling to pay premium wages, there has always been the danger that their elite talent would leave the club in pursuit of trophies and a bumper pay packet elsewhere.
The drive, loyalty and passion of Mauricio Pochettino has kept the core of the squad that has transformed Spurs from ragtag bunch to Champions League regulars together and the Argentine signed a new five-year deal earlier this summer, laying to rest concerns that the club’s continuing inability to clinch silverware had convinced him to leave.
Now, England captain and talisman Harry Kane has followed suit, committing his future to the project in North London, but for one more year than his manager, until 2024.
As you would expect, Spurs fans are absolutely elated about the prospect of the home-grown striker remaining at the club for the foreseeable future and we’ve collected some of the most passionate responses…
Great news, now sign some players for him to win trophies with
— Mark #coys #HalaMadrid (@MarkThomas2002) June 8, 2018
Absolutely amazing news @HKane ???
— Houston Spurs (@HoustonSpurs) June 8, 2018
The best news…. get in! #oneofourown
— Yonny1975 (@Yonny1975) June 8, 2018
— Ian Kenealy (@ianjk23) June 8, 2018
— D??tz?? ?? (@BDtzl3) June 8, 2018
— CJ (@Cjnovo992) June 8, 2018