Paul Ince says Manchester United playing with Marcus Rashford, Harry Kane and Jadon Sancho is a “dream” scenario for his former club.
And it is because of this, that simply, we’ll never see it happen.
He has been tipped with a move away from Spurs, with Manchester United among the clubs keeping an eye on the England international.
Ince believes Kane has reached the end of his time in north London, and says he can finally see the 26-year-old leaving Spurs in the summer window.
But the former United captain doesn’t believe he’ll sign for the Red Devils.
Ince told Paddy Power: “I cannot see Harry Kane to Manchester United happening. I can see him going, yes, and wanting to leave Tottenham, but not to join United.
“What people are forgetting is that United have got Marcus Rashford up front. He’s always wanted to play up front, but what you need to remember is he can also play off the left-hand side, as we’ve seen from plenty of his goals this season.
“Plus, between him and Anthony Martial, Kane coming in would also bring some competition to the side. There’s always been a sense of competition at United, and it would be nice to see that back again, players fighting for their places.
“So if you’re looking at Rashford left, Kane centre and Jadon Sancho on the right, it sounds pretty nice doesn’t it?
“But it probably sounds like a dream for a reason, it is a dream.”
He added: “Don’t get me wrong, if, and it’s a big if, United can get Kane, and he fancies the move, surely you’re going to go for him. You’d be absolutely daft not to.
“If you can get him, then you have to go and get him, but I can’t see it being the case.
“Spurs fans won’t like to hear me say this either, but sometimes as a player you simply need a new challenge. Whether that’s at Old Trafford, or in my opinion, more likely abroad, who knows?
“However if he’s on the market then if you’ve got to at least have a go at getting him, if you’re United. You’re taking a completely complete, proven player. He’s only going to get better and better. He’s a guarantee.”
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