If you have heard about England and football then you must have heard about Harry Kane. The captain of the England Football team is considered one of the most prominent strikers in the world, Kane is known for his incredible goalscoring record and ability to link play.
Although you must know about him or at least heard about him because of his international and club-level striker. Today on his birthday, we decided to bring you some of the best interesting facts about the iconic football player-
5 Interesting Facts about ‘National England Team’ captain Harry Kane
1. Cut from Tottenham at a young age
He used to be a part of the boyhood club- Tottenham Hotspur. He was cut from it mostly because he was a little chubby. However, now Kane developed into a taller and leaner built who is great skills in securing crosses in the air.
2. A true Tottenham fan
Raised in Walthamstow, London, all of his family members were true supporters of Tottenham Hotspur, mostly because of the closeness to the ground (the infamous White Hart Lane).
3. First professional season with Leyton Orient
Kane signed his first professional contract with Tottenham in 2010. Who soon sent him to Leyton Orient. He was associated with them from the 2010-11 season to get some professional exposure. Also, he scored his first goal against Sheffield.
4. In 2011 appeared for the Spurs
After his successful time at Leyton orient with 5 goals in just 18 matches. He made his debut at his boyhood club Tottenham, playing against hearts in the UEFA Europa Second League.
5. Won the captaincy in 2016-17
When Hugo Lloris was injured, Kane stepped up and took over the throne of captain Tottenham Hotspur during the 2016-17 season opener. Under his guidance, he won against Crystal Palace at White Hart Lane. Kane also captained the team and won against Stoke City by a 4-0 victory.
Wishing Harry Kane a very happy birthday!