Harry Kane sets Premier League record in Tottenham’s hard-fought win over Wolves

Harry Kane set a Premier League document in targets for a single membership on Saturday as his headed effort earned Tottenham Hotspur a 1-0 house victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers that despatched them to the highest of the desk.

Tottenham had been outplayed within the first half however had been a unique proposition after the interval, with Kane pouncing within the sixty fourth minute to attain his 185th Premier League purpose.

No different participant has scored extra targets for a single membership within the Premier League period, with England skipper Kane transferring away from Sergio Aguero’s tally for Manchester Metropolis.

Wolves, who at the moment are winless of their final 10 Premier League video games, had 12 purpose makes an attempt to Tottenham’s one within the first half however had been unable to make their superiority depend.

Tottenham then discovered some additional gears to grab management, with Kane and Son Heung-min each being denied by the woodwork earlier than Kane headed in from a nook flicked on by Ivan Perisic.

It was Tottenham’s 1,000th Premier League purpose at house and lifted them to seven factors from their opening three video games, a degree greater than champions Manchester Metropolis, who play on Sunday, and Arsenal who’re in motion in a while Saturday.

Wolves have one level from their opening three video games.

Kane barely had a look-in throughout a irritating first half through which Wolves grew in confidence and frequently reduce by Tottenham’s defence however failed to significantly check Hugo Lloris.

However simply as when scoring a last-gasp equaliser at Chelsea final week, he used his poaching instincts to deadly impact.

Minutes after heading a Dejan Kulusevski cross towards the bar, Kane discovered area within the field to beat Wolves keeper Jose Sa with one of many easiest targets of his profession.

“It’s been a unbelievable 9 or 10 years within the Premier League. Hopefully many extra years to go. I at all times love scoring,” Kane stated when requested about transferring previous Aguero’s mark.

Including to the milestones, it was Kane’s 250th purpose in all competitions for Spurs.

“Credit score to Wolves, they made it troublesome. Within the second half we got here out with depth. We created probabilities and pressed higher. We deserved the purpose,” he stated.

Whereas Tottenham have began the season impressively, Kane acknowledged they should enhance.

“Credit score to the boys, they dug deep. We have to begin video games higher. We have to enhance. However the signal of a very good group is profitable if you don’t play at your finest,” he stated.

Wolves, who named seven Portuguese gamers of their beginning line-up, will rue not capitalising on a powerful first half.
Ruben Neves curled one effort huge, Daniel Podence snatched at an opportunity and Matheus Nunes, making his debut, went closest with a header that drifted agonisingly huge of the Tottenham purpose


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