Rooney compared Harry Kane to Van Nistelrooy

The former Manchester United captain commented that Harry Kane was a classic “number 9”, playing a similar style to Ruud van Nistelrooy, said by Rooney.

Man United wants to buy Harry Kane in the summer transfer 2020

Recently, the British media has repeatedly reported that Manchester United want to buy Harry Kane in the summer transfer window of 2020. However, the Old Trafford team will have to spend up to 200 million pounds to convince Tottenham to sell the striker. 26 years old.

In an interview with The Times recently, Wayne Rooney was all praised Kane’s talent. Even the former MU captain striker also confirmed that he will build the game around Kane if he is a coach. Rooney believes that Kane is a classic striker, playing a similar style to Van Nistelrooy.

“In the previous two seasons, I saw Kane’s position back slightly,” Rooney commented. “However, if I were a coach, I would only let him play No. 9. His strongest point is the finishing touch. He can finish well even at distances beyond 20 meters. He tries to finish. whenever possible”.

Rooney compared Harry Kane to Van Nistelrooy
Harry Kane is Man United’s top transfer target.

Harry Kane is compared to Van Nistelrooy

Striker Harry Kane is the main striker of both Tottenham and England, maintaining high stability for many years. Therefore, the British striker continuously received many compliments.

The latest Old Trafford icon, Wayne Rooney gave the 26-year-old good words: 

Harry Kane is a good striker, one of the best strikers in the world today. Kane is slowly changing himself. Not only scoring goals but also actively participating in the team’s play. In 2 seasons In the recent tournament, we have seen him play deeper, in both club and national colors. In England’s 3-2 win over Spain away from home, Kane showed his great role. ” .

Rooney insists: “Kane is the classic ‘number 9’, very similar to Ruud. If I were building the team, he was the one I started. I will build the game around him.”

Rooney believes that Kane will soon surpass his 53 goals in the England shirt. Kane has scored 32 goals in 45 appearances for “Three Lions”.

“However, if I were his coach, I want Kane to focus on the goal of scoring. His greatest strength is his ability to finish close to the opponent’s penalty area. I don’t want to see him back too deep “.

“I think Harry Kane does not take long to break my record. It will be a moment that makes me proud,” Rooney admitted. “I’m not a selfish player and it would be great for Kane to reach that number. Bobby Charlton had to wait 50 years to see me break his record, I hope I won’t have to wait too long.”

Harry Kane is in the process of recovering from an injury and is about to return to competition. He has scored 181 goals and 30 assists in 278 appearances in all competitions for Tottenham

The future of Harry Kane is currently very much concerned. In March, he revealed that he would leave Tottenham if the club had no ambition to win the title. The star born in 1993 hinted at leaving Tottenham to join a club with greater competition.

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