Date: 5th May 2021 at 6:35pm
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Fans of Tottenham Hotspur have flocked to a post on the official Twitter account after it revealed is set for an extended spell on the sidelines. 

The 20-year-old midfielder has enjoyed a season- loan at Norwich City this season, helping the Canaries claim the Championship title.

Skipp has impressed during his time at , playing in 45 league games for Daniel Farke’s side, and many have expressed their desire for the academy graduate to play a part in the Tottenham first team in 2021/22.

However, the north London outfit revealed the England Under-21 international has undergone surgery for a fractured metatarsal sustained in a 4-1 victory over Reading last time out.

The statement claims that Skipp should be fit and ready to go for the start of pre-season, but his injury setback has frustrated a large section of the club’s supporters.

“Dr Tottenham strikes again”

@thfc_SP

“NOOOOOOOO NOT SKIPPYYYY”

@northhhstarrr

“god damn it”

@getchoboydawg

“As soon as he is due back he’s injured, so typical that”

@Wells88R

“Couldnt write it…”

@coyskine

“Cursed FC”

@OneHotspur91

Tottenham are currently without a permanent manager following Jose Mourinho’s dismissal, so whether Skipp has a place in the first-team next season remains unclear, however, this injury is unlikely to help his cause.

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