Kane equaliser a "huge moment" for young England team - Southgate

Kane's goal was the Tottenham Hotspur striker's sixth in 18 worldwide appearances and came at the end of his first game under Southgate, after injuries had kept him out of England's six previous matches.

England remain top of their qualifying pool, but Slovenia have trimmed their advantage to three points and Slovakia could cut it down to two if they win in Lithuania later in the day.

However, Strachan said he was "too exhausted to think about where we are, I just want to go home". That's what we've got to show.

But deep into added time, the Spurs frontman arrived at the far post to side-foot beyond Scotland goalkeeper, Craig Gordon, to snatch share of the spoils and leave Gareth Southgate's men three points clear of second place Slovakia in their qualifying group.

"[It was] a game we should win, a game we were in total control of", said Southgate.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had put England in front in the 70th minute. We have a great point against a very good England side who no doubt will be going to the World Cup.


"We did that and it was a real quality finish under pressure to get the point". "It's annoying for them to do so much and have a result that could have been one of the best results ever".

"On our day we can match anybody".

Southgate, who reserved judgement on Joe Hart's attempts to save the free-kicks, said: "We deserved to be ahead and then there was a mad minute and a half. They keep coming back at you", he said.

"The first free-kick was careless, the second (given away) was a slip, so I am not sure there is a lot we could have done about that. We'll have a look in more detail, but you've got to credit Leigh Griffiths with two outstanding strikes".

"We got ourselves into decent positions and didn't quite finish but the objective's to qualify and we still sit top of the group".

"Not only did we discuss how we wanted to play but we discussed how we needed to be if events turned against us".

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