100% shot conversion, 2 key passes: Tottenham's Harry Kane with MotM display versus Chelsea

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Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane was exceptional throughout his side's 5-3 victory over league leaders Chelsea.

Tottenham Hotspur produced a brilliant display to overcome Jose Mourinho's Chelsea at White Hart Lane.

English youngster Harry Kane was the architect of the North London club’s 5-3 win. Having scored in each half, Kane also won a penalty, before setting up Nacer Chadli late on - giving further weight to calls for his inclusion in Roy Hodgson's next England squad.

It was yet another superb performance from Mauricio Pochettino's 21-year-old secret weapon. He displayed all the traits of a world-class centre-forward as he ensured an evening from hell for Chelsea centre-back pairing Gary Cahill and John Terry.

  TeamGoalsShotsKey PassesPass Accuracy (%)DribblesAerial WonDispossessed
Harry Kane Tottenham 2 2 2 82 2 1 5

Challenged with facing the top flight's most watertight defence, Kane weighed in with a seemingly effortless Man-of-the-Match display. He scored twice from two attempts at goal - converting 100% of his total shots - as the Lilywhites put five past the division's stand-out side. 

His link-up play was also outstanding, and this was in part due to his confidence in possession. He completed 82% of his passes, while finding success in two attempted dribbles. His efforts in the final third saw him fashion two goal-scoring opportunities for his Spurs teammates - a total only bettered by Eden Hazard (5) and Cesc Fabregas (3). 

It may only be early days for Kane at White Hart Lane, but he is certainly making a statement whenever given the chance to impress. With 15 goals in all competitions this term, only Manchester City's Sergio Aguero has more goals than the English front man.

If his recent form hadn't already attracted the attention of Three Lions manager Roy Hodgson, his efforts against the league leaders certainly will have. A traditional centre-forward, showing early signs of world-class ability, it will not be long until Kane is drafted into the senior England set-up.

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