Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane welcomes ‘healthy competition’ with Premier League Golden Boot winner Mohamed Salah

Latest news

    Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane welcomes 'healthy competition' with Premier League Golden Boot winner Mohamed Salah

    The prolific marksman celebrates scoring against Leicester City

    View the original article: https://talksport.com/football/tottenham-hotspur-striker-harry-kane-welcomes-healthy-competition-premier-league-golden

    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane believes his battle for the Premier League Golden Boot with Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah is ‘healthy’, but warned he is getting better with age.

    The Egyptian secured the personal accolade on the final day with a goal against Brighton and Hove Albion at Anfield to leave him on 32 goals as opposed to Kane’s 30.

    Missed the action from the final day of the Premier League? Find out what happened here.

    Despite scoring a brace against Leicester City on the final day, the England international feels as though the personal battle between the pair is healthy.

    He said: “When you’re playing at this level there’s always going to be players at the top and it’s been great competition.

    “He’s done fantastic this year and yeah, he’s won the Golden Boot.

    “For me, it’s good competition and I’m excited to go again next year.”

    Kane missed a lot of the season through an ankle injury he sustained against Bournemouth – but still managed to beat his tally of 29 Premier League goals from last season.

    Premier League Golden Boot winner and top scorers here.

    And when asked if he thought he was still getting better with age, he had an ominous warning for Premier League defenders everywhere.

    “I think so,” he added.

    “I think if you look at the goals and the way I’m playing – I definitely feel better.

    “There’s always room for improvement but every year I’m getting more physical and more experienced and I’m using that on the pitch.”

    In the same category are

    Manchester United transfer news: Jose Mourinho has ‘no idea’ if Red Devils will add to squad before return of the Premier League CLUELESS So far, United have spent £75m on Brazil international Fred, Portugal Under-21 starlet Diogo Dalot and Stoke City shot-stopper Lee Grant ...
    Liverpool striker Rhian Brewster ends transfer speculation and signs five-year deal with Premier League side BREWSTER'S MILLIONS The 18-year-old was linked with moves away from England, but has committed to the Reds Rhian Brewster has signed his first pro...
    West Ham United transfer news: Andy Carroll linked with move to Super Lig side Besiktas TURKISH DELIGHT The 29-year-old has struggled with injury problems throughout his career, but could be offered an escape route Andy Carroll is wan...
    Manchester City will need to smash their record transfer fee for Real Madrid outcast Mateo Kovacic – reports HOW MUCH? Pep Guardiola is interested in the Croat after missing out on Jorginho, who signed for Chelsea this weekend Manchester City have been to...
    ‘If you leave you are dead to me’ – Chelsea fans are terrified Eden Hazard could leave the Premier League to join Real Madrid FEELING BLUE The Belgium captain admitted 'it might be time to try something different' after the game against England Eden Hazard admitted he cou...
    Tottenham Hotspur news: New footage shows just how impressive Spurs’ new stadium will be in stunning video REVEALED The Lilywhites are set to move into their new ground this season after leaving White Hart Lane in 2017 Tottenham Hotspur have released fo...

    Leave a comment

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.