Kane joins exclusive Premier League club with Leicester goal-haul

Kane joins exclusive Premier League club with Leicester goal-haul

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Kane joins exclusive Premier League club with Leicester goal-haul

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The Spurs star joined a shortlist of some of the English top flight’s best-ever strikers after an incredible four-goal performance against the Foxes

With his four-goal haul in Tottenham’s 6-1 win at Leicester on Thursday, Harry Kane has joined an illustrious club of Premier League scorers.

Kane began the night on 22 league goals but after a remarkable performance at the King Power Stadium, the 23-year-old ended the evening on 26 strikes.

Kane tops PL scoring charts

In addition to taking the lead in the Golden Boot race, Kane also became the fifth player to have back-to-back 25-goal seasons in the Premier League.

The England international joins Alan Shearer (1993-94, 94-95, 95-96, 96-97), Robbie Fowler (1994-95, 95-96), Thierry Henry (2003-04, 04-05, 05-06) and Robin van Persie (2011-12, 12-13) as players who have reached the 25-goal mark in the league multiple seasons in a row.

With one game left of the season Kane also set a career high in Premier League goals, besting his total of 25 set last season.

In addition, Kane’s four-goal night meant he became the fifth player to score three or more Premier League hat-tricks in a single season.

Source: Goal

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