Pochettino responds when asked if Tottenham's Harry Kane will face Madrid

Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks dejected after the Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on October 28, 2017 in...

Tottenham Hotspur welcome Real Madrid to Wembley on Wednesday night.

Mauricio Pochettino, manager of Spurs looks on prior to the Pre-Season Friendly match beween Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at Wembley Stadium on August 5, 2017 in London, England.

Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino spoke to reporters in the aftermath of his side's disappointing 1-0 defeat against Manchester United today, and responded to questions asking him if Harry Kane will be fit to face Real Madrid on Wednesday, as quoted by popular football news website Football.London.

The 24-year-old has been in sensational form for Tottenham this season, scoring 13 goals in 12 appearances in all competitions, but was absent at Old Trafford following a hamstring injury that he sustained against Liverpool last weekend.

The Lilywhites seem like a totally different team without the England international, and their fans will be worried about their side's total lack of a cutting edge against United.

Harry Kane #10 of Tottenham Hotspur reacts in the second half against Roma during the International Champions Cup on July 25, 2017 at Red Bull Arena  in Harrison, New Jersey.

And Pochettino responded to questions asking if Kane would be fit to face the European champions at Wembley on Wednesday ngiht, as quoted by Football.London:

"We'll see, we'll see in the next few days if he can arrive and if he will be available to play against Real Madrid. We need to assess him tomorrow and after tomorrow and then take a decision."

Mauricio Pochettino, Manager of Tottenham Hotspur looks on prior to the Premier League match between Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur at St. James Park on August 13, 2017 in...

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The north London outfit have almost secured qualification for the knock-out stages of the Champions League, and currently sit joint top of their group, after a healthy return of seven points from their opening three games.

And a win against Los Blancos could clinch their passage into the last 16 of the competition.

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