Tottenham forward Harry Kanes season is in jeopardy with Spurs confirming the club captain needs surgery on his injured hamstring and wont return to training until April.
Tottenham had been coy on the extent of the injury until providing an update on Thursday.
Following ongoing assessment by our medical staff over the past week, we can confirm that Harry Kane will undergo surgery to repair a ruptured tendon in his left hamstring, the Spurs statement read.
The decision to undergo surgery is not expected to impact the timeframe that the England captain will be sidelined, with the expectation that he will return to training in April.
Spurs host leaders Liverpool at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday in the league.
The club sacked Mauricio Pochettino earlier this campaign, despite reaching last seasons Champions League final, replacing him with Jose Mourinho.