Report: Bayern Munich want to sign Tottenham's Harry Kane

Harry Kane of Tottenam Hotspur  prepares to come back on during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Tottenham Hotspur at Vitality Stadium on March 11, 2018 in Bournemouth,...

Bayern Munich are reportedly lining up a summer bid for Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane.

Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur poses for the camera as he is Awarded with the EA SPORTS Player of the Month for December on January 11, 2018 in Enfield, England.

According to Spanish media outlet Marca, German giants Bayern Munich are lining up a summer swoop for Tottenham striker Harry Kane, after being told that Robert Lewandowski wants to join Real Madrid.

Kane, 24, is widely considered to be one of the best front-men on the continent, and he finished 2017 as Europe's top goalscorer, beating the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lewandowski himself in the process.

Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur controls the ball alongside Medhi Benatia of Juventus during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus...

The England international is still under contract with Spurs until the summer of 2022, however, so his club hold all of the cards, and they will surely be desperate to keep hold of him, regardless of the amount of money that they will potentially be offered for his services.

Earlier this year, the Sun reported that Madrid were lining up a £200 million summer swoop for Kane, but it seems as though they have now switched their attention to the Poland international.

Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur shoots at goal but fails to score during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at Wembley Stadium on...

Marca claim that the Bavarian giants see Kane as the ideal long-term successor to Lewandowski at the Allianz Arena.

Spurs must stick to their guns though, if they truly want to progress and evolve as a football club, by keeping hold of their star man.

Selling Kane would send out a message of weakness to the rest of the continent, and could very well leave them open to other clubs making moves for the likes of Christin Eriksen and Dele Alli.

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