Harry Kane injury scare with England captain to have scan on ankle ahead of USA World Cup clash after he’s seen limping

    HARRY KANE will have a scan on his right ankle after suffering an injury during England’s opening World Cup game with Iran.

    The Three Lions skipper went down in the 48th minute of his country’s 6-2 victory on Monday.

    Kane went down holding his ankle during the win over Iran


    Kane went down holding his ankle during the win over IranCredit: PA

    He was taken off and replaced by Callum Wilson in the 76th minute.

    Kane then gave England fans cause for concern when he limped out of the Khalifa Stadium with his ankle strapped.

    And The Athletic have now confirmed he is set to have a scan to determine the severity of the problem – with England set to face USA on Friday.

    Journalist David Ornstein tweeted: “Harry Kane to have scan on right ankle.

    “England captain took heavy blow on 48 mins of Iran win, went off in 75th + later seen with light strapping & slight limp.

    “Indications were he was ok – England will hope results clear.”

    Most read in Football


    Previous articleKylian Mbappe misses an open goal from six yards against Australia but then finally gets bid for World Cup Golden Boot on track