Dimitar Berbatov has advised Harry Kane’s critics they will ‘f*** off’ after the England captain netted his fourth aim of the event in opposition to Denmark.
Having failed to search out the web in England’s first three group video games, Kane sprang to life within the 2-Zero victory in opposition to Germany and has been in imperious type ever since.
He hit the second in that match and added a double in opposition to Ukraine earlier than netting the winner in opposition to Denmark to seal the Three Lions’ spot within the Euro 2020 closing.
Solely Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Czech Republic’s Patrik Schick have extra objectives than Kane within the event now.
The Tottenham captain additionally leapfrogged Alan Shearer and went equal with Gary Lineker on the prime of England’s goal-scorer charts at main tournaments, having now discovered the web ten occasions.
And Berbatov has now slammed the 27-year-old’s critics by saying they will ‘f*** off’ after his revived type at Euro 2020.
“Harry Kane has been glorious within the knockout phases,” the previous Spurs and Man United striker advised Betfair.
“He acquired some criticism within the group phases however Kane can inform his critics to f*** off. Even nice gamers have their ups and downs. Even when he wasn’t scoring he was doing loads for the workforce. However now the objectives are coming.
“The strain on him with the penalty in opposition to Denmark was immense. You can’t think about what it feels prefer to take a penalty with a nation’s hopes in your shoulders. As a participant that everybody is relying on you, even should you don’t need to give it some thought. It wasn’t an excellent penalty however he obtained a little bit of luck.
“I can also’t consider Bukayo Saka is just 19. His runs are wonderful. He deserves to begin within the closing.”
Berbatov additionally praised Raheem Sterling for his show after he ran the Denmark defence ragged all through the conflict.
“Raheem Sterling was England’s most spectacular participant within the semi-final,” he stated. “I assumed his working was unbelievable. He was a menace all through the match was nonetheless pushing deep into extra-time.
“Kalvin Phillips stood out once more too. He’s been one of many gamers of the event and, in the end, I count on him to go away Leeds for an even bigger membership. Provides will are available for him after event.
“He’s taking part in with maturity, agility, understanding when to run with the ball and when to move. I wish to see him signal for Manchester United.”