Tottenham striker Harry Kane secures second successive Golden Boot
- Author: Salvatore Jensen May 30, 2017,
May 30, 2017, 2:22
It's remarkable really, given that Kane is still just 23 and this is only his third full season in Tottenham's first team, but his four goals have taken him to the top of the scoring charts with just one game left to play. "I'll go to Hull looking to get four more hopefully".
Son was quickly becoming one of Spurs' biggest threats, and the 29-year-old was at the heart of the opener after he was picked out by Toby Alderweireld with a mouth-watering 60-yard pass, before cutting back to Kane who found the back of the net. We are so, so calm about our key players.
Spurs' No.10 now has 75 Premier League goals to his name - and judging by the last two seasons, 25 goals in the next 39 games is achievable.
Harry Kane scored a hat trick on the final day of the season in Tottenham's 7-1 victory over Hull City. That is his second season in the Premier League and we are so happy'.
Ben Chilwell scored Leicester's only goal.
'We were talking a lot about the holidays after the worldwide games (in June)'.
"I tell you always that he's one of the best strikers in the world".
'It is hard to find another striker like him in the world, ' the Argentinian said.
"We wanted to improve this season and this type of performance showed we have learnt a lot", the Argentinian said of the match in which South Korean forward Son Heung Min also grabbed a brace. It is the first time I've scored four goals in my professional career. He might be slightly inconsistent over the course of the season and sometimes go absent in games he starts, but his importance to the squad can't be under-stated.
Despite a 1-0 loss to West Ham ending this season's title challenge, Spurs have since beaten Manchester United and now Leicester, winning 12 of their last 13, overcoming the "bottlers" label that so many are keen to attribute to them.
And Pochettino hopes the experience will stand them in good stead next term when they have to play their home games at Wembley while White Hart Lane is rebuilt.
Foxes manager Craig Shakespeare faces talks with the club's Thai owners next week to decide if he will remain in charge and this thrashing was hardly the ideal way to sell his credentials.
Describing Kane as "one of the best strikers in the world", Pochettino said the former means a lot to the team and that they would not allow him to leave.
"I have to take some responsibility for that after changing the formation. if you get beat 6-1, there's no positives".