Tottenham and England striker Harry Kane has said that he has never dived in his career for a penalty, and will never do so.
English striker Harry Kane has said that he has never dived, after receiving backlash of accusations of diving in recent weeks. Recently, Kane has taken a couple of tumbles in the penalty area but the striker maintains that his conscience is clear amid diving accusations.
The video below shows Kane may have dived to get a penalty in the game against Arsenal.
When reporters asked if he has ever taken a dive, he said this: “Never and, hopefully, I don’t have to.”
“I said after the Arsenal game it’s a 50/50 one, similar to the one we got given against us at Wembley the year before. It happens in football.
“I am someone who uses his body well, which as a striker you have to do at every level. On the half-way line, it’s a free-kick every day of the week. In the penalty box, you don’t always get it.
“People’s opinions are their opinions. I wasn’t concentrating on that sort of stuff. For me, it’s about doing my best on the pitch and the most important thing is about winning games.”
Do you think that Kane has never dived? Reply in the comments..
Let us build your website today. Call or whatsapp +2347084366188