Harry Kane moved in advance of Jimmy Greaves for Tottenham goals by scoring the only purpose of the game against Manchester Town.
The Tottenham striker side-footed Spurs forward immediately after some excellent perform from midfielder Pierre Emile-Hojbjerg, who won the ball in a unsafe position right before teeing Kane up.
The 15th-minute hard work was an historic 267th objective for Spurs for Kane, which means he’s now in front of club legend Greaves.
It’s also his 200th Leading League strike on his 304th appearance in the competitiveness, which is faster than the only two men to have scored a lot more targets in the competitors, Alan Shearer and Wayne Rooney.
Record Premier League goalscorer Shearer, who has 260 strikes to his name, got to objective 200 on his 306th visual appearance, when Manchester United legend Rooney, on 208, did it on his 462nd physical appearance.
“Congratulations Harry Kane on passing the excellent Jimmy Greaves record at Tottenham,” Shearer wrote on Instagram.
“Also, Wayne Rooney and I were being thinking in which you have been! Well carried out on becoming a member of the 200 Leading League club.”
Despite all this, talkSPORT’s Scott Minto believes the Tottenham star and England captain does not get enough credit score.
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Reacting to the objective, Minto reported: “It was great engage in from Hojbjerg, and a fantastic finish from Kane. I imagine Greaves was one particular of the best finishers in the match, but Harry Kane is suitable up there for me.”
“He could be just one of the most effective footballers this state and the Leading League has at any time found.
“I however assume he’s underrated, I however assume he doesn’t get plenty of credit history.”
Kane’s effort and hard work was ample to safe them the a few factors as Spurs ran out 1- winners from Town.
“It’s tricky to set into words and I’m so glad it came in a get,” Kane said right after the match.
“We labored so tricky to preserve a clean sheet. It was so unique to do it in front of the lovers. There has been so a great deal converse about it in the previous couple of weeks and to do it in these a significant match is even extra distinctive.
“It is a excellent experience. When I started enjoying frequently it wasn’t even in my imagination to score 200 Leading League ambitions and I have a couple more decades remaining so hopefully there are far more to arrive.
“[Jimmy Greaves] is a comprehensive hero, a person of the ideal strikers to participate in the recreation so to be in that dialogue is unique. And to overtake him is a substantial minute for me.”