Kane blasted through Alan Shearer’s 36-goal record for the most Premier League goals scored in a calendar year. AFP / Adrian DENNIS
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Harry Kane said he was delighted to be mentioned in the same breath as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring a hat-trick in Tottenham Hotspur's 5-2 win over Southampton which sent three prestigious records tumbling. Kane will end 2017 on 56 goals for club and country, the first player outside of Ronaldo and Messi to finish the year top scorer in Europe since 2009 .He also toppled Alan Shearer's 22-year-old record for the most Premier League goals in a calendar year and became the first player to score six Premier League hat-tricks in a year.Kane headed in Christian Eriksen's free-kick in the 22nd minute to overtake Shearer's 36 goals in 1995 with Blackburn Rovers, a tally he had equaled by scoring three times in Spurs' 3-0 win at Burnley Saturday.
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