Ryan Mason dismissed options that Harry Kane was saying goodbye to Tottenham followers as pressure amongst supporters boiled over within the stands following the defeat to Aston Villa on Wednesday night.
The Lilywhites offered additional proof why their talisman would possibly assume he wants to depart to achieve success after an abject show at dwelling severely damage their Europa League possibilities.
Kane has reportedly informed the membership he desires to be bought this summer season and there’s no shock as this efficiency reveals how far Spurs have fallen lately.
Photographs emerged of followers clashing with stewards after the ultimate whistle as unrest escalated – days after a whole lot of supporters gathered outdoors stadium to protest towards ENIC and Daniel Levy – with offended chants and boos through the match.
A top-six end is now out of their arms however Mason is assured the Kane information didn’t affected his facet’s efficiency.
“No. I feel you possibly can see that by the primary ten minutes,” he responded when requested by talkSPORT if the rumours hindered his facet.
“We got here out vibrant and we scored an excellent objective, so if it had affected us then I don’t assume we might have come out and acted as we did.
“Moments change video games and there was a pair huge moments which modified the sport of their favour and gave them a pair objectives.
“Within the Premier League, you discover it very troublesome to return again from giving a soccer workforce two objectives.”
Mason dismissed options that Kane waving goodbye to the house followers was a farewell.
“Harry does that yearly,” a defiant Mason declared. “I performed with him on the final recreation of the season, he all the time goes spherical and claps the followers.
“I’ve answered numerous questions on Harry during the last 24 hours however we’ve simply misplaced a recreation within the Premier League. I’ll sit right here and reply questions concerning the match however I’m not prepared to reply questions on individuals’s future.”
Spurs have been booed off by their returning supporters as a weird personal objective from Sergio Reguilon and an Ollie Watkins strike accomplished a turnaround for Villa after Steven Bergwijn had put the hosts in entrance.
Mason insisted he understands Spurs followers’ frustrations with their hopes of securing Europa League soccer now hanging by a thread.
“We simply misplaced a recreation of soccer. I’m upset, the gamers are upset. It’s an emotional recreation and we wished to win and we didn’t do this,” he added.
“Our followers our upset and I’ve no drawback with that because it’s a part of the sport.
He added: “It’s our final dwelling recreation so I perceive them being upset. I’m extra upset that we didn’t win the sport for our followers and I used to be annoyed at how we performed at occasions.
“By way of them being upset that’s not an issue in any respect. It’s regular.”