Harry Kane

Harry Kane reveals toughest defender he has ever faced ahead of Juventus clash

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has opened up on the toughest central defender who he has faced to this point in his career, ahead of his side’s clash with Juventus this evening.

Matchup

The return of the Champions League this week and next will see some mouthwatering fixtures played out, with Juventus’ clash with English outfit Tottenham garnering plenty of attention around Europe.

Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs looked extremely impressive on their way to topping a group that featured both Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund late last year, while Juventus, Champions League finalists in 2 of the last 3 seasons, finished runners-up to runaway La Liga leaders Barcelona in their own group.

Italian nous

Of all of the sub-plots to look forward to during tonight’s clash, the battle between Harry Kane and Giorgio Chiellini is certainly one of the most intriguing, with both players widely considered as two of the best in the world in their respective positions.

Speaking in an interview in anticipation of this evening’s matchup, Kane was questioned on the finest defender who he has had to face off against to this point in his career, with Juventus, who have conceded just a solitary goal in their last 16 fixtures across all competitions, long-lauded as possessing some of the most-gifted stoppers in world football:

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