Harry Maguire has hailed Harry Kane as the best striker in the world - and warned his England team mate could end Manchester United ’s season.
England defender Maguire will have to try and stop Kane when he comes to Old Trafford with Bayern Munich next month for what could be a make-or-break Champions League showdown.
Kane underlined his value to England again by inspiring a fightback against North Macedonia after coming off the bench but he also showed they simply cannot afford to be without him.
Maguire believes Kane is a class apart and says the Bayern Munich striker can help guide them to glory at the Euros next summer.
United centre half Maguire said: “For me, he’s the best striker in the world. When he’s not on the pitch, we miss him. He’s our captain, he’s our leader and he has been since I’ve been here.
“He’s an important player of course, he’s our goalscorer. I’ve always said about Harry that he’s one of the best strikers in the world and he’s proved it now for eight or ten years however long he’s played at Spurs.
“Now he’s gone to Bayern and is doing what he does - score goals, he’s a magnificent person, a big leader as well. He’s a threat for every defence and he played really well when we played them at their place and if we’re going to beat them at Old Trafford then keeping him quiet is an important job to do.
“I knew when he went to Germany, any club which signed him in the summer, he would score goals, that’s what he does. He scores goals, he does it day in and day out in training, he’s a nightmare to play against and can put the ball in the back of the net from any angle.
“His movement is very good, he’s a focal point in the team, and when he came on for us he was a threat and on another night if the ball dropsRead on m.allfootballapp.com