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England coach Southgate: Conte at Spurs will be good for Kane

England coach Gareth Southgate believes Tottenham manager Antonio Conte will be good for Harry Kane.

Southgate said Kane had a 'complicated summer' after his bid to leave the club was denied, but that the England captain now had an opportunity to put that behind him and start afresh under Conte.

"Now there's a change of manager, I think there's a fresh start for him. I think that will be a good stimulus. I'm sure the whole thing has been an experience that has been difficult," Southgate told reporters.

"He's ended up, understandably, with an adverse reaction from some of the fans there. He's had to deal with a lot of unintentional consequences of the possible move in the summer.

"Antonio coming in is probably a good thing from Harry's personal point of view. Knowing Antonio as I do, an outstanding coach and a very good man, I'm sure he'll get a response and a reaction out of Harry very quickly."

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