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Kane says 'great feeling' to beat Shearer record
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Posted on: December 26th 2017   71 Pageviews
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane said beating Alan ...
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Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane said beating Alan Shearer's Premier League record for goals in a calendar year was a "great feeling" after he netted a hat-trick on Tuesday.

Kane's three goals in a 5-2 rout of Southampton also guaranteed he would finish as Europe's leading scorer for 2017.

"It was hard not to think about it, being level going into the game," said Kane. "I wanted to win the game but of course I wanted to score as a striker. Getting that record was a great feeling."

Kane has 39 Premier League goals in 2017, three more than Shearer's previous Premier League record of 36, set in 1995.

"I've improved physically -- recovery for games, getting ready for each game, eating right and ice baths,

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