Harry Kane reaches impressive landmark; Tottenham match-day squad a record low

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Following Tottenham's 2-1 Premier League victory over Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road, we bring you all the best Opta Stats.

Tottenham Hotspur overcame Queens Park Rangers 2-1 at Loftus Road on Saturday afternoon, courtesy of a Harry Kane double, to keep their top-four hopes alive in the Premier League. The Englishman put the visitors in the driving seat at Loftus Road, before Sandro pulled one back 15 minutes from time against his former club.

Here are the top five statistics from the Lilywhites' weekend victory:

16 - Harry Kane has now scored more league goals this term (16) than in his four loan spells prior to this season combined (14). The 21-year-old is now the top scoring Englishman in the Premier League this season.

  TeamAppearancesGoals ScoredMinutes per Goal
Sergio Agüero Man City 23 17 96.94
Diego Costa Chelsea 21 17 104.76
Harry Kane Tottenham 24 16 105.44
Charlie Austin QPR 25 15 144.6
Alexis Sánchez Arsenal 25 13 161.15

4 - Kane is only the fourth player in Premier League history to score in six successive away games. He follows in the footsteps of Didier Drogba, Robin Van Persie, and Daniel Sturridge.

23 - Tottenham's starting eleven for Saturday's match had an average age of 23 years 290 days old; the youngest seen in the English top flight in 2014-15.

22 - Spurs have now scored 22 goals in the Premier League during 2015, at least three more than any other side.

  Matches PlayedGoals
Tottenham 9 22
Arsenal 9 19
Man City 9 18
Chelsea 8 16
Liverpool 9 16

5 - Charlie Austin had more shots on goal (5) than Spurs managed as a team (3) in the first half of this encounter. At full-time the Lilywhites had managed 13 attempts, compared to the host's 16. 

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