Tottenham's Harry Kane reacts to England defeat on Twitter

Tottenham's Harry Kane reacts to England defeat on Twitter

Tottenham's Harry Kane reacts to England defeat on Twitter

Luis Enrique lauds David de Gea for his display in Spain's win over England and insists that his goalkeeper is among the best in the world.

Both sides fielded solid XIs for the match as Luis Enrique oversaw his first game in charge of La Roja after being hired to replace interim boss Fernando Hierro, who managed the team at the 2018 World Cup following the sacking of Julen Lopetegui.

To mark the occasion, the Spurs striker wore a special pair of gold boots for the clash with the 2010 world champions.

De Gea was subject to vociferous attacks by sections of the public and the media for his performances with Spain in Russian Federation at the World Cup 2018.

Harry Kane will be left out of England's friendly against Switzerland because Gareth Southgate fears the World Cup Golden Boot victor is in danger of suffering burnout and that, in the modern football world, it is for the national team to provide that rest rather than the player's club. Caught in a completely innocuous collision with Spain's Dani Carvajal, Shaw looked to be in some distress as he was forced from the pitch prematurely.

Rodrigo celebrates scoring what proved to be Spain's victor against England at Wembley.

The incident silenced the crowd and seemed to distract the hosts whose sloppiness invited Spanish pressure.

David De Gea claimed he was fouled by Danny Welbeck.

The Three Lions came close to equalising in injury time after De Dea dropped the ball on Welbeck before the Arsenal forward finished from close range.

Southgate said after losing 2-1 to Spain he is looking for the country to develop game-deciding midfield players and referenced Gascoigne as an example.

"We're seeing that with some of our junior teams. The right thing for them - and ultimately the right thing for us - is to give them game time". I'll see what I can do.

The England captain netted six times at the tournament in Russian Federation but three of them were from the penalty spot.

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