September 29, 2018 / 4:05 PM / 6 months ago

Soccer-Kane double at Huddersfield sends Spurs fourth

* Harry Kane double is enough for Spurs at bottom club Huddersfield

* Kane headed Spurs ahead in 25th minute

* Kane doubled lead from spot nine minutes later

* Laurent Depoitre hit woodwork but Spurs won comfortably

* Huddersfield are at Burnley on Oct 6, Spurs are at home to Cardiff


Sept 29 (Reuters)- Harry Kane scored twice as Tottenham Hotspur moved into fourth place in the Premier League with a 2-0 win at bottom club Huddersfield Town on Saturday.

Kane opened the scoring in the 25th minute, rising well to angle home a header from the familiar source of a pinpoint Kieran Trippier corner.

Nine minutes later the England international doubled the lead, this time from the penalty spot after Danny Rose went down under a challenge from Florent Hadergjonaj.

Huddersfield striker Laurent Depoitre rattled the woodwork with a volley just before the break and Terriers’ substitute Isaac Mbenza brought a fine save out of Paulo Gazzaniga but Spurs saw out the game with relative ease. (Reporting by Simon Evans; editing by Clare Fallon)

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