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Lankshear could possibly be Spurs’ subsequent objective machine

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Tottenham Hotspur‘s academy has a knack for producing goalscoring expertise with maybe the best instance being Harry Kane.

The England skipper has gone onto discover the online 256 occasions throughout 398 appearances for the Lilywhites since making his debut again in August 2011.

Younger hopefuls similar to Troy Parrott and Dane Scarlett appear the almost certainly to comply with in his footsteps and each are following his blueprint by going out on mortgage within the EFL.

However for the U18s, there’s somebody who might disrupt such an expectation.

Enter, Will Lankshear.

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The 17-year-old was signed by Spurs in a £2m deal from Sheffield United throughout the summer season, beating top-flight rivals Brentford to his signature.

In accordance with Sky Sports activities on the time, {the teenager} was thought-about amongst greatest strikers of his age in England and got here to N17 because the U18 Skilled Growth League’s top-scorer.

Described as “highly-rated” by reporter Lyall Thomas, Lankshear has now made an immediate impression in north London.

On Saturday afternoon, only a few hours earlier than the senior’s 1-0 win at Brighton and Hove Albion within the Premier League, the 17-year-old gem bagged a brace on his U18 debut, the second of which was a vital 97th-minute equaliser to grab some extent from Wolverhampton Wanderers’ grasp.

“Delighted to get my first jiffy in a Tottenham shirt and to prime it off with 2 targets. On to the following sport,” he tweeted after the match and that is absolutely an indication of what’s to return, given simply how massive successful forwards have been on this present academy setup.

Similar to Kane, Lankshear was as soon as on the books at arch-rivals Arsenal, so if anybody has the most important potential to be the true inheritor to the Englishman’s throne, then it might properly be the brand new U18 marksman.

It might solely be a matter of time earlier than he’s in and across the U23s, significantly with each Scarlett and Parrott away from the membership in the intervening time.

AND in different information, Conte’s “vital” £30m “continuous machine” is proving to be his subsequent Eden Hazard

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