Arsenal FC forward Danny Welbeck has been ruled out of England's friendly against Italy in Turin on Tuesday. Welbeck suffered a knee injury during Friday's 4-0 win against Lithuania. Manchester City FC's James Milner (knee) and Everton FC's Leighton Baines will also miss out, coach Roy Hodgson confirmed today.
"It's nice when fairytales come true," said England manager Roy Hodgson, as Harry Kane's maiden strike for the senior side earned praise from team-mates, opponents and the press.
Having scored his first England goal 79 seconds into his international debut, perhaps it's not a surprise that the Tottenham Hotspur FC striker dominates the backpages. "Hurry Kane", "Prince Harry" and "Kane You Believe it?" are just some of the headlines in the English newspapers this morning.
The Guardian describes Kane as a "man in a hurry" following his stunning impact. The paper adds: "His neck muscles were tensed, the ball thudded off his forehead and English football’s man-of-the-moment had another extraordinary story in an increasingly bulging file."
The Telegraph says Kane has become an instant hero and "looked totally at home in international football". While The Independent simply adds "scoring goals is what Kane does, whether that happens to be against Chelsea or Arsenal or Leicester City."
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