HARRY KANE reveals no indicators of slowing down after equalling Alan Shearer’s report of 36 Premier League targets in a calendar yr.
The 47-year-old’s report has stood for 22 years after netting 36 instances for Blackburn in 1995, and is now at risk of being eclipsed by the Tottenham striker.
Kane banged in a hat-trick in opposition to Burnley at Turf Moor on Sunday in a Three-Zero win for Maurico Pochettino’s males.
In doing so, he leapfrogged Arsenal legends Thierry Henry and Robin van Persie, and now has high spot in his sights.
Tottenham have yet another sport to play in 2017 – a Boxing Day conflict in opposition to Southampton at Wembley Stadium.
The 24-year-old is now the top-flight’s joint high goalscorer with 15 strikes, and is closing in on a century of Premier League targets.
Shearer took to Twitter to congratulate the England worldwide, by posting 36 emojis of a lady elevating her hand, harking back to his well-known celebration.
Whereas Gary Lineker posted a photograph of the Newcastle nice on social media moments after Kane’s scientific third end.
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He captioned the picture by saying: “Hattrick for @HKane and he equals @alanshearer’s Premier League report. Right here’s an image of Al pretending to be happy for him.”
Kane obtained his aspect off the mark within the seventh minute kind the spot, earlier than doubling his tally within the 69th minute.
He accomplished his hat-trick within the 79th minute, with a devastating left-footed strike low into the underside proper nook.
The win lifts the North Londoners as much as fifth within the desk – 5 factors behind third-placed Chelsea – and a degree behind Liverpool.