Alan Shearer stated with confidence that Harry Kane will break his Premier League document as he raved in regards to the free-scoring Tottenham star.
Kane matched Shearer’s document of 36 Premier League targets in a calendar yr with a hat-trick in Tottenham’s Three-Zero victory over Burnley on Saturday.
The 24-year-old has the prospect to set a brand new benchmark in Tottenham’s internet hosting of Southampton on Boxing Day – Spurs’ last match of 2017 – and Shearer is adamant he might be surpassed by the England ahead.
“He’ll do it, he’ll do it. He is obsessed with scoring goals,” Shearer – who set the document in 1995 throughout his time with Blackburn Rovers – informed BBC’s Match of the Day.
“The starvation to get on the ball and put the ball at the back of the web, he’s stuffed with confidence and every part about him is class. He’s sensible.
“I remember saying a few years ago, we were covering an FA Cup tie, then he was worth £90 million. Now, it’s more than double that.”
— Harry Kane (@HKane) December 23, 2017
Kane leads the Premier League in scoring, alongside Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah, with 15 targets this season.