Harry Kane injury: England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford expects striker to be fit for USA

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England are optimistic that Harry Kane will be fit to face the United States in their second World Cup fixture on Friday, with goalkeeper Jordan Pickford confirming the skipper was “fine” and trained with team-mates. Kane hobbled off in the second half of the opening game, which saw the Three Lions beat Iran 6-2. "I think he's good, he'll be a little bit sore but I think he's fine, he was out on the grass today with us," Pickford said. Despite singing the captain's praises, Pickford believes he isn't "irreplaceable" if he's injured. For more sport news visit Independent TV: https://www.independent.co.uk/tv/sport Click here to subscribe to The Independent: https://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-Independent About The Independent: Making Change Happen. The Independent is the world’s most free-thinking newsbrand, providing global news, commentary and analysis for the independently-minded. Connect with The Independent: Check out our full video catalog: https://www.youtube.com/c/theindependent/videos Videos, daily editorial and more: http://www.theindy.com Click here to get the best of The Independent daily: https://www.independent.co.uk/newsletters Like The Independent on Facebook: https://www.fb.com/TheIndependentOnline Follow The Independent on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Independent Follow The Independent on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/the.independent Download the iOS & Android app: https://www.independent.co.uk/subscribe/app Help to support truly independent journalism. Every dollar you contribute will directly fund additional special reports and investigations from a free-thinking, award-winning newsroom you can trust - https://www.independent.co.uk/donations Subscribe to Independent Premium for exclusive content & live events: https://bit.ly/2MiOONB

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