Harry Kane warned he might not be England’s main man anymore

Harry Kane has been warned that he might not be the main man for England anymore.

The Three Lions captain has plundered 32 goals in 46 appearances since making his international debut in 2015.

Kane also won the Golden Boot at the 2018 World Cup in Russia after his six goals helped fire Gareth Southgate's men to the semi-finals – and remains on course to break Wayne Rooney's all-time scoring record of 53.

England's 1-0 triumph over Iceland in Reykjavik on Saturday was just their third competitive win in the last three years when Kane has not scored.

Southgate decided to replace Kane with Danny Ings on 68 minutes, despite the Nations League group game still being goalless and in the balance.

Kane, 27, who had been forced to quarantine in the Bahamas while on holiday last month and has still to train with his Spurs team-mates, looked sluggish and off the pace despite having a first half goal ruled out for off-side.

Southgate admits Kane remains crucial to England's plans, but insists his side don't have to rely on him as much now due to the progress of talents like Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho, Mason Greenwood and match-winner Raheem Sterling.

He said: "We needed the energy and the legs to press from the front and Harry's had such a limited training schedule up to this point, that we were going to be asking too much of him to continue to press, hold the ball up and be the goal threat.

"We felt the three quick forwards for the moment in the game, with Raheem, Danny (Ings) and Mason (Greenwood) was the best way to see that game out.

"Harry is a supreme goalscorer and is critical to the way we play. Equally, we have some tremendous threats which will be clear as the next few months develop, with Raheem in particular.

"We've spoken about Jadon already, Mason is coming though, Marcus Rashford of course is at home, Phil (Foden), who I thought had a really good debut in really difficult circumstances and Mason Mount will score goals as well.

"The nice thing is that we won't be leaning just on Harry and I think games like the win in Spain show that goals can come from elsewhere."

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