Crouch jokes he will come out of retirement for Spurs again to help Mourinho

first_imgAnother Tottenham supporter posted: “Get down to the training ground mate, sign for us til the end of the season, you’d definitely bang a few goals for us!”Crouch started his career at White Hart Lane in the youth teams in 1995 but was shipped out to QPR in 2000 without ever making a first-team appearance.But he would put that right in 2009 when he returned after leaving Portsmouth, playing 73 times and scoring 12 goals.2 Son Heung-min could now be out for the season with a broken armCredit: ReutersTottenham boss Jose Mourinho refuses to comment on Son Heung-min’s broken arm injury TOTTENHAM legend Peter Crouch has hilariously said he is “ready” to solve the club’s striker crisis.With star man Harry Kane not expected back for another four weeks, Son Heung-min has also been struck with the injury curse.2 Peter Crouch is ready to solve Jose Mourinho’s striker crisisCredit: News Group Newspapers LtdI’m ready Jose #thereturn🤖 https://t.co/krG510KV1K— Peter Crouch (@petercrouch) February 18, 2020 The South Korean broke his arm in the dramatic 3-2 victory against Aston Villa and could miss the rest of the season.That leaves Lucas Moura as the only option up top, although he is far from an out-and-out attacker.Speaking at a press conference, boss Jose Mourinho was reminded that Barcelona have been allowed an emergency striker signing.With Ousmane Dembele and Luis Suarez likely out for the season, LaLiga are set to sanction a move for Leganes hitman and former Middlesbrough flop Martin Braithwaite.SPURS NEWS LIVE: Follow all the latest news on TottenhamIt would make previous shock Barca moves for the likes of Paulinho and Kevin Prince Boateng pale into significance compared to this one.Mourinho said that he was “not aware of the possibility” of bringing a striker in, before adding that he could bring Crouchy back to the club.And not long after the joke, the man himself posted his reaction on Twitter.The 39-year-old, who retired from football last summer, wrote: “I’m ready Jose #thereturn” and he also added the robot emoji.SPURS FANS EXCITEDThat is in reference to his famous “robot dance” goalscoring celebration.And the thought of the 6ft 7ins forward back in the white shirt excited many Spurs fans.Steve Coombes posted: “Crouch comes out of retirement to save the documentary.”Rhys James wrote: “Back stronger”, while many urged him to “sign the contract” and to “come home”.Latest Tottenham NewsHARRY ALL FOUR ITKane admits Spurs must win EIGHT games to rise into Champions League spotGossipALL GONE PETE TONGVertonghen wanted by host of Italian clubs as long Spurs spell nears endBELOW PARRSpurs suffer blow with Parrott to miss Prem restart after appendix operationPicturedSHIRT STORMNew Spurs 2020/21 home top leaked but angry fans slam silver design as ‘awful”STEP BY STEP’Jose fears for players’ welfare during restart as stars begin ‘pre-season’KAN’T HAVE THATVictor Osimhen keen on Spurs move but only if they sell Kane this summerlast_img read more