Jimmy Walker defends Harry Kane on Twitter

Ruben Loftus-Cheek of Crystal Palace and  Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur battle for possession in the air during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace at...

Harry Kane will miss England’s next two friendly matches, but the Tottenham Hotspur star could play against Arsenal in the North London derby next weekend.

Harry Kane, Kieran Trippier, Hugo Lloris, Christian Eriksen and Harry Winks of Tottenham Hotspur during a Tottenham Hotspur training session ahead of the Champions League Group H match...

Former West Ham United goalkeeper Jimmy Walker has defended Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane on social networking site Twitter.

Kane was initially named in England’s squad for upcoming friendly international matches against Germany and Brazil.

The Tottenham star is the best striker in the Three Lions’ team, and fans will have been expecting him to feature against two of the greatest footballing nations in the world.

Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur and Harry Winks of Tottenham Hotspur show appreciation to the fans after the UEFA Champions League group H match between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur...

However, the 24-year-old has been ruled out of the two matches due to injury, but he could be available for next weekend’s North London derby.

Tottenham will take on Arsenal in the Premier League just after the international break, and Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino has been quoted as saying by The Daily Mail that Kane will be available for the match.

While many England fans will wonder whether Kane has been pulled out of friendly internationals by Tottenham to keep him fresh for the match against Arsenal, former Spurs goalkeeper Walker has launched a strong defence of him on Twitter.

Harry Kane of Spurs scores the fourth goal and his second of the game past Simon Mignolet during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium on...

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