Harry Kane becomes 1st player to have 12 goals in 5 EPL games

Harry Kane becomes 1st player to have 12 goals in 5 EPL games

- Harry Kane has been involved in five goals and seven assists for Tottenham this season

- The England striker becomes the first player to achieve the feat beating Henry and Rooney

- Tottenham gave away three goals to West ham who came back to earn a 3-3 draw

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Harry Kane has continued his blistering form in the new season beating Thierry Henry and Wayne Rooney's record in terms of involvement in goals this season, Daily Star.

Tottenham played out an entertaining 3-3 draw with West Ham but the Spurs captain scored a brace and helped Son Heung-Min with the opener.

He is now the first player in the history of the Premier League to be involved in 12 goals among which are five goals, seven assists.

Harry Kane becomes 1st player to have 12 goals in 5 EPL games
Harry Kane becomes 1st player to have 12 goals in 5 EPL games. Photo by Neil Hall, Matthew Ashton, and Stu Forster
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Kane has now bettered Rooney record with Man United in the 2011/12 season and Arsenal's Henry in 2004/05 campaigns.

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He also gave Spurs their quickest three-goal haul in a Premier League game for more than 13 years, after they scored three in the first 14 minutes against Derby County in August 2007.

The 26-year-old setup Son for a first-minute lead as the Korean returned the favour for the Englishman to score in the eighth minute.

And Kane made it three when he headed home Sergio Reguilon's cross as Jose Mourinho's men went into the break with 3-0 lead.

West Ham spoiled the party as they scored three goals in the last eight minutes of the match to earned a 3-3 draw at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Kane set Jose Mourinho's side on their way to what seemed a certain victory with two goals and an assist within the first 16 minutes of Sunday's clash at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

The England skipper delivered an excellent long ball from inside his own half to set up Son Heung-Min's opener in the first minute of the game.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Jose Mourinho believes that Tottenham thought it was over after establishing a commanding lead against West Ham in their Premier League clash, Daily Mail.

The Hammers scored three goals in the last eight minutes of the match to earn an emphatic draw at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

But Mourinho has refused to blame his players for assuming that they had secured the win and not been able to cope for the last few minutes of the game.

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