Liverpool midfielders Jordan Henderson and James Milner have both poked fun at Harry Kane as they joked that Mohamed Salah would get credit for all three Liverpool goals in their Premier League win against Bournemouth.
Harry Kane wants that Golden Boot.
He now has five games left to try and overhaul Mo Salah's tally and Alli is not writing his friend off, though says securing Champions League football next season is everyone's primary aim.
"(Salah) told me he's going to claim all of them", Henderson told BT Sport after the Egypt global scored his 30th league goal of the campaign. Aguero is similar, so he's [Salah] got to keep going'. "We have played very well, there are a lot of positives we can take, there are a lot of things to improve on, we know that". We have just got to pick ourselves up and try and pick ourselves up as quick as we can.
The Reds face Roma in the Champions League semi-finals in two weeks' time, but the showing of solidarity was enough for one Liverpool fan to even suggest they would be happy to see the Italians win. "He has got great finishing".
Egypt winger Salah pulled five clear again with a superb header in the 3-0 win at home to Bournemouth, though, with Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino getting the other goals.
Premier League Golden Boot hopeful Kane was the subject of widespread criticism after claiming Tottenham's second goal at Stoke last weekend, when it was originally awarded to Christian Eriksen.
"Do I want my team-mates to pass the ball more?" To be honest, he touched it so it's his goal and every striker would and should claim it if it is their goal.
Dan is ESPN FC's Tottenham correspondent.