By Tom Collomosse For The Daily Mail
Published: 22:17 GMT, 8 January 2020 | Updated: 23:07 GMT, 8 January 2020
Who would you rather have: James Maddison or Jack Grealish? It is one of the pub debates of the season yet one man is lucky enough not to have to choose.
So far, England coach Gareth Southgate – who was at the King Power Stadium with assistant Steve Holland – has generally looked elsewhere for his attacking midfield options. Maddison has a single senior cap, as a substitute in the 7-0 win over Montenegro in November, while Grealish has still to receive a call-up.
The pair are close friends and both are long-term targets for Manchester United. They play with a verve that excites supporters and both have their eyes on a place in Southgate's Euro 2020 squad.
The debate over which of James Maddison and Jack Grealish is better continues to rage on
Both stars are battling for a spot in Gareth Southgate's Euro 2020 squad for next summer
As things stand, Maddison is ahead of Grealish, but if the Villa man maintains the form he has shown for most of this season, Gareth Southgate will surely take a look before the tournament.
Their returns in the Premier League this season are impressive. Maddison has six goals and three assists, Grealish six and five. In Wednesday's Carabao Cup semi-final, both showed why they are