Harry Kane luggage some other file as Tottenham trounce Everton
Harry Kane fired a 2d-part brace to grow to be Tottenham’s all-time main Premier League goalscorer in an outstanding 4-0 victory over Everton at Wembley Stadium.
The in-shape Son Heung-min opened the scoring for the house aspect along with his 5th consecutive house league purpose halfway in the course of the first part earlier than Kane doubled their lead moments after the period.
Kane was once available to faucet house his 2d of the evening in a while earlier than the hour mark – his 98th within the Premier League to surpass Teddy Sheringham because the north London membership’s file marksman within the most sensible-flight – with Christian Eriksen finishing the rout within the final phases.
Spurs, who headed into the fit on a 10-game unbeaten streak at Wembley, knew victory would depart them simply 3 issues at the back of Chelsea, following their goalless draw in opposition to 10-man Leicester, and degree with Liverpool, who host Manchester City on Sunday.
And after a sluggish get started, the fit abruptly got here to existence halfway in the course of the opening duration when Wayne Rooney concept he had netted the primary purpose of the evening.
The former Manchester United ahead headed previous Hugo Lloris following a powerful nod down from Cenk Tosun – making his first look for Everton after his B#27million transfer from Besiktas – simplest to look the assistant referee as it should be flag for offside.
Moments later Kane, who on Friday was once awarded the December Player of the Month award for netting 8 objectives in six suits, stung the fingers of his England colleague Jordan Pickford.
Mousa Dembele discovered the Spurs ahead in house and he tried to twist his proper-footed shot into the a long way nook just for Pickford to parry. Kane examined Pickford once more, however his swivel and shot was once conveniently stored.
The Everton goalkeeper, alternatively, may just do not anything to prevent Son from scoring the opener.
Christian Eriksen discovered Serge Aurier with an exquisite move-box cross, and his drilled move was once simply transformed by way of Son with 26 mins long past. Son turned into simplest the second one Spurs participant to attain in 5 consecutive Premier League house suits and the primary since Jermain Defoe again in 2004.
The South Korea global was once then concerned virtually right away after the period to position the fit all however out of succeed in for Sam Allardyce’s aspect.
Son delivered a lovely flip to lose Everton complete-again Jonjoe Kenny earlier than using in opposition to the guests’ purpose and striking it on a plate for Kane to faucet house.
The purpose drew Kane degree with Sheringham, however it will quickly get even higher for the England global. Spurs have been rampant – and after the ever-spectacular Son had hit the publish – Kane was once quickly celebrating his file strike.
Eric Dier’s move from the fitting-hand aspect discovered Kane unmarked at the six-backyard line, and his shot, albeit reasonably scuffed, eased previous Pickford with 59 mins at the clock.
Mauricio Pochettino’s aspect have been in complete keep watch over with a desperately off-the-tempo Everton affording little reaction.
Pickford avoided a fourth with a tremendous double save from Son after which Dele Alli earlier than Eriksen put the icing at the cake when he struck house a neat again-heel from Alli.
It was once not more than Spurs deserved, however for the Toffees, following a powerful get started beneath Allardyce, they didn’t sign in a unmarried shot heading in the right direction, and are actually six suits with no win and over again having a look over their shoulders.