Tag Archives: Harry Kane

Kane, Costa, Aguero and Vardy – a statistical tale of four strikers

KaneScoresAgainstArsenal

In last season’s Premier League, three strikers stood head and shoulders above the rest.

The established star – Sergio Aguero. The new arrival – Diego Costa. And the young upstart – Harry Kane. Continue reading

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Spurs 3 Villa 1 – Kane puts the seal on a deserved win

Kane downs Villa

Up until the 78th minute this was a comfortable Spurs performance. The home side hardly had to break stride to go two goals clear of a Villa team in limbo.

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Spurs 4 Leicester 3 – Tottenham edge shootout as defensive problems continue

Kane Hattrick

 

This was a crazy seven goal shoot-out that Tottenham edged but only just. Great entertainment but not necessarily a repeatable way to win games. Going forward there were some promising moments but defensively the same weaknesses resurfaced.

Apart from the win, the big positive was  Continue reading

QPR 1 Spurs 2 – Kane revives Tottenham’s Champions League hopes

Kane QPR

 

Two wins in four days and Spurs’ top four hopes are back on track. Now just four points off third place it’s a real possibility, even if the form of Liverpool and Arsenal make those two favourites.

Mirroring the midweek victory against Continue reading

Spurs 2 West Ham 2 – it’s happened again

Kane scores against West Ham

 

“It’s happening again” sang the West Ham fans as their team went 2-0 up at White Hart Lane, a ground where they were victorious twice last season. In a way they were right, as for the second time this campaign, Tottenham scored an injury time goal to break Hammers’ hearts.

As I took my seat, the teams were being announced and there was one big surprise. Continue reading