Tottenham striker Kane used to be the simplest England participant on the 55-man shortlist for the Fifpro World XI.
Shilton racked up 125 caps for England and performed in 3 World Cups in an ideal global occupation.
And he believes Kane, 24, has all the attributes to transform one in all the perfect gamers in the game.
“Our one bright light is Harry Kane who’s on the verge of breaking into the world football stage,” Shilton informed the BBC.
“And fairly rightly so, as a result of the growth he’s remodeled the remaining couple of years is incredible.
“He’s nonetheless were given a approach to cross, however we [England] have simply were given to stay elevating our requirements.”
Shilton performed over 1000 video games for golf equipment together with Southampton and Nottingham Forest in a occupation spanning over 30 years.
And he said his dissatisfaction with the present usual of gamers inside the England squad.
“It’s disappointing that we haven’t were given gamers which can be competing for those awards,” he mentioned.
“But perhaps that claims so much about the place we’re at with the England staff at the second.
“We want to in finding gamers that may play at that degree and display the required consistency and talent.”
The 3 finalists for the 2017 Ballon d’Or are Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Paris-Saint Germain’s Neymar.
Messi and Ronaldo have received the remaining 9 votes between them – the Real Madrid talisman claiming 4 wins to the Barca striker’s 5.