BBC Sport - England: Roy Hodgson on Harry Kane and Wayne Rooney

Kane deserves his chance - Hodgson

England manager Roy Hodgson says he is looking forward to pairing captain Wayne Rooney with Tottenham striker Harry Kane.

Kane will start against Italy on Tuesday having scored on his debut after he replaced Rooney during the Three Lions' 4-0 win over Lithuania.

The 21-year-old forward has scored 29 goals in all competitions for his club and scored his first England goal after just 79 seconds.

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