Harry Kane has promised to provide Raheem Sterling a cheeky kiss ought to the Manchester Metropolis ahead lead England to Euro 2020 glory this summer time.
The 26-year-old has been a constant performer for Gareth Southgate all through his five-year reign up to now as nationwide boss and this summer time’s European Championship has been no completely different.
Sterling and Kane have each scored thrice for England at Euro 2020.
Sterling has discovered the web thrice in 5 appearances up to now, together with winners towards Croatia and Czech Republic within the group stage.
The 26-year-old was additionally on track in a historic 2-0 victory towards Germany within the final 16, with the Tottenham talisman additionally on track.
And Kane, who has additionally scored three objectives at Euro 2020, says he would fortunately see his worldwide teammate choose up the Golden Boot forward of him if it means England ending a 55-year await a serious trophy.
“If Raz scores one other 5 objectives from now and the top of the event then I’d kiss him on the finish of it as it might imply we’d in all probability win the entire thing,” Kane advised talkSPORT’s England correspondent Faye Carruthers forward of Wednesday’s semi-final towards Denmark.
“Me and Raz get on very well, we’ve had an excellent partnership for a very long time with England now. We’ve identified one another a very long time.
Kane, who has had his justifiable share of critics at this event, believes his worldwide teammate is underestimated.
“I believe I stated after the Germany recreation folks possibly underestimate Raheem as an individual and as a frontrunner and as one of many vocal gamers on this workforce.
“He’s had nice expertise from a younger age. He’s had nice expertise on the highest stage for membership and nation.”
He continued: “It’s nice to see him scoring objectives and enjoying the way in which he’s been enjoying. He’s been distinctive on this event up to now.
“He’s been a giant a part of our success and hopefully we are able to hold doing what we’re doing.
“Whoever scores, me, Raz or whoever within the workforce, it doesn’t matter. We each wish to win as a lot as something and hopefully we may also help the workforce try this.”
Very similar to Sterling, England’s talisman has silenced his critics.
On what it might imply for England to finish their lengthy quest for silverware, Kane responded: “I believe it might imply all the pieces.
“I’ve at all times stated successful a trophy with England would at all times surpass something at membership stage, for my part.
“It has been so lengthy, what 55 years, since we gained one thing as a nationwide facet. Simply to be part of that historical past and put our stamp on historical past can be one thing we’d always remember.
“We now have an excellent alternative now to attain that. We now have to seize it with each fingers and never let it go.”