Is there a greater partnership in world soccer than Harry Kane and Heung-min Son proper now? Jason Cundy doesn’t suppose so.
In actual fact, the talkSPORT host would have the Tottenham duo over Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah proper now.
Kane and Son mixed for the NINTH time this season throughout Tottenham’s 1-Zero win at Burnley on Monday night time, making them the second-most lethal duo in Premier League historical past – simply behind Frank Lampard and Didier Drogba.
Liverpool’s assault has dominated Europe in latest seasons, however with Gareth Bale nonetheless to be thrown into the combination, Cundy now believes Spurs boast a stronger assault than the Reds.
Cundy advised the Sports activities Bar: “It’s been extensively accepted that the very best entrance three, actually over the past two years, on this nation and throughout Europe, has been at Liverpool – Mane, Firmino and Salah.
“Proper now, give me Kane over Firmino and Son over Salah.”
ALL-TIME PREMIER LEAGUE TOP PARTNERSHIPS
36 – Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard (Chelsea)
29 – Harry Kane and Son Heung-min (Spurs)
29 – David Silva and Sergio Aguero (Man City)
29 – Robert Pires and Thierry Henry (Arsenal)
27 – Darren Anderton and Teddy Sheringham (Spurs)
England captain Kane has all the time been rated extremely, however solely now’s Son getting the credit score he really deserves, in line with Gary Neville.
Son has been doing this for years, nevertheless the 28-year-old South Korean not often will get talked about in the identical breath because the Premier League’s prime forwards.
Till now. Neville advised Monday Night time Soccer: “I believe Son is so understated and he doesn’t get the glitz of a number of the different prime gamers within the league.
“He’s a completely superb participant Son, he is an excellent participant. It’d be a nightmare to play towards him he makes all the best runs.
“You discuss Sterling commonly, we discuss Mane and Salah at Liverpool, he’s proper there with them. If he was at Liverpool or City he’d be doing what these lads are doing.”
He added: “When Son was out final season he was an enormous miss. As I mentioned earlier than the sport he doesn’t get the credit score.
“I believe Jose Mourinho was requested a query final week about when does he turn into world class Son and Jose mentioned he was already there.
“They’re (Kane and Son) sensible collectively, sensible gamers and I believe each workforce on the earth would take Son. There isn’t a workforce in Europe or within the Premier League that wouldn’t take him.”