Status: 21.09.2023, 05:05 a.m.
By: Christoph Klaucke
Tottenham Hotspur have apparently secured a buyback clause for Harry Kane. Does FC Bayern have to worry about a quick departure of its striker?
London – Harry Kane has made a dream start at FC Bayern, scoring four goals in his first four Bundesliga games. Now the star striker is looking forward to making his Champions League debut with his new club. However, one day before Bayern's opening match against Manchester United on Wednesday, there is excitement about the England national team captain. Allegedly, former club Tottenham Hotspur holds a buyback clause for Kane.
|Date of birth:||July 28, 1993 (age 30 years), Walthamstow, United Kingdom|
|Current club:||FC Bayern Munich|
Mega rumour about Bayern's record signing Harry Kane
Harry Kane moved from Tottenham to FC Bayern this summer after tough negotiations. The record champions paid a record fee of 110 million euros for their new centre-forward. Kane signed a four-year contract in Munich.
The 30-year-old is expected to shape a new era at FC Bayern and make Robert Lewandowski forget as a goal machine. But just a few weeks after Kane's arrival, rumours of an approaching farewell are circulating. How long will Kane actually stay in Germany?
Kane's former club Tottenham apparently has a buyback clause for the Bayern striker. © Jenni Maul/Imago
Danger for FC Bayern? Tottenham apparently have buyback clause for Harry Kane
Tottenham Hotspur have apparently had a buyback option built into Harry Kane's FCB contract. This was revealed on Tuesday evening by Spurs boss Daniel Levy in a fan forum, as the English newspaper The Standard wrote.
"Yes, we have a buyback clause for Harry Kane," Levy said. However, it is not known how high the clause is and, above all, when it could come into force.
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Details of Kane clause between Tottenham and FC Bayern not known
"I would like to thank Harry for everything he has done for us – he is always welcome back, Harry is a much loved and valued member of the Spurs family and will forever remain in our history as a Tottenham player," the 61-year-old entrepreneur had already said at Kane's farewell. You have to know: Kane enjoys legendary status at his former club, and he also wants to break Alan Shearer's Premier League goal record one day.
Fabrizio Romano also picked up the Kane news on his social networks. However, the transfer insider clarified that Kane's full focus is currently on FC Bayern and there is no clarity on the details of the clause yet.
Should FC Bayern be worried about Kane clause?
FC Bayern probably don't need to worry about a possible loss of their new super striker at the moment. It is possible that Spurs have secured a right of first refusal over other clubs for Kane. Currently, the England expert Kane is preparing for the Champions League and warns against Manchester United. (ck)