Harry Kane outperformed Messi in 2017
Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane became the most European scorer in this year after netting his 56th goal this year during yesterday over the victory of Tottenharm 5-2 against Southampton from which he got another second hat-trick in only 4 days.
Kane scored his second hat-trick in only four days
After this performance Kane darkened the record of former England striker Alan Shearer to score 36 Premier League goals in a calendar year, as Kane manage net 39 in 2017 and his is likely to add the third golden boot to his ordinary two awards got the previous two years, as he is also the Premier League’s leading scorer this season with 18 goals.
Kane’s mate Son praised him for his achievement
“I‘m very proud of it. Messi and Ronaldo have dominated football for so long, they’re two of the world’s greatest players ever. I said to the lads before the game to try and set me up and they all did that, so I’ll have to take them out to dinner or something.” Kane expressed after the game.
Kane yesterday hat-trick put himself on the high table in all competitions of this year’s calendar for both club and country to 56 goals ahead of Lionel Messi who scored 54 for Barcelona and Argentina in the past 12 months and he the first player besides Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi to finish the year as top scorer in Europe since 2009.