Southgate: England captain Kane fit to encounter USA 

DOHA, Nov 24 — Gareth Southgate claims England captain Harry Kane is in good shape to face the United States tomorrow immediately after his Globe Cup injury scare.

Kane suffered an ankle harm in the next 50 percent of England’s 6-2 win in opposition to Iran in their Group B opener in Doha on Monday.

The Tottenham striker, who has a long record of ankle problems, was sent for a scan yesterday, sparking fears he may be set for a spell on the sidelines.

But England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford had eased those fears when he revealed Kane took element in schooling on Wednesday.

And 3 Lions boss Southgate on Thursday mentioned Kane would be offered for collection in opposition to the United states in their team sport at the Al Bayt Stadium.

“Harry is fine. He has labored a little bit independently from the team but all very good for Friday night,” Southgate explained to the BBC.

“He experienced a scan to make absolutely sure anything is wonderful.”

Southgate also said Harry Maguire was feeling better soon after the Manchester United centre-again was substituted owning come to be ill in the closing levels of the Iran match.

“He was emotion sick and that was influencing his vision. You be concerned about concussion in that quick, but we were being going back as a result of all the footage and there is absolutely nothing, so he is in a great location,” Southgate mentioned. — AFP

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