Jose Mourinho has backed Harry Kane to overhaul Raheem Sterling and be England’s high scorer at Euro 2020.
Tottenham star Kane had a sluggish begin to the event, having not bought off the mark till he headed residence within the last-16 conflict in opposition to Germany.
Sterling had been the one man to web for England up till the purpose the striker made it 2-Zero in opposition to the Germans.
The Manchester City ahead has scored thrice at Euro 2020 and may very well be in with an opportunity of the Golden Boot if his scoring streak continues.
Not many would have anticipated Sterling to be England’s high scorer and Kane to be off the tempo within the group stage.
Gareth Southgate’s aspect face Ukraine subsequent and, in the event that they win, will come up in opposition to Czech Republic or Denmark.
Mourinho believes that Kane, who he managed at Spurs, will nonetheless end high scorer.
Chatting with talkSPORT Drive, he mentioned: “He (Sterling) did wonderful for City, final season was not wonderful for him however the two seasons earlier than, he performs extensive, he performs centre-forward.
“The coach makes use of him in numerous conditions. We have a look at Harry Kane and have a look at good gamers to play with Harry, he wants depth within the group, velocity within the group.
“Within the nationwide group, Sterling is doing this for them. No, I wouldn’t anticipate Sterling to be the perfect scorer and no I don’t suppose he would be the high scorer.
“Harry Kane within the subsequent two matches will rating two or three objectives simple.”
When requested if soccer is coming residence, Mourinho added: “I believe so. Soccer is coming residence. The ultimate is at Wembley and England shall be taking part in in it.”