How many England goals does Harry Kane need to catch Wayne Rooney’s record?

first_img statement on target Kane is now sixth in England’s all-time goalscoring charts England’s top goalscorers appointed Getty Images – Getty It’s incredible progress from Kane particularly because he only made his England debut in March 2015 – a game where he scored with his first touch of the ball.And at just 26 years old, he certainly has the time to continue moving up the goalscoring charts, provided he can stay fit and in great form.Kane will be back in action for his club Tottenham on Saturday, who face West Ham at the London Stadium in the lunchtime kick-off – a game you can listen to LIVE on talkSPORT. Strugglers Wigan hold Blackburn to goalless draw in Championship 2 In Kosovo on Sunday, Kane added another goal to his impressive collection as Gareth Southgate’s men romped to a 4-0 win – Harry Winks, Marcus Rashford and Mason Mount getting the other goals.Kane is actually the first England player to score in every match of a qualifying campaign.And his goalscoring exploits have almost made England’s convincing qualification for the finals become of secondary importance.The Tottenham hotshot is now sixth in England’s all-time list.But how many does Kane need to become England’s top goalscorer and overtake record holder Wayne Rooney?You can see the table below of England’s top scorers and how far away Kane is from being no.1. 1) Wayne Rooney – 532) Bobby Charlton – 493) Gary Lineker – 484) Jimmy Greaves – 445) Michael Owen – 406) Harry Kane – 32=7) Alan Shearer – 30=7) Tom Finney – 30=7) Nat Lofthouse – 30=10) Vivian Woodward – 29=10) Frank Lampard – 29 Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Liverpool transfer news live: Mbappe latest, Lille star wants to join Reds in future LATEST FOOTBALL NEWS Spurs investigation into alleged racial abuse of Rudiger is so far ‘inconclusive’ Ian Holloway thinks Arsenal have made a mistake in hiring Mikel Arteta AFP or licensors targets rookie error Chelsea fan arrested for allegedly racially abusing Heung-min Son stalemate Germany vs Northern Ireland (Tuesday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORT 2Fulham vs QPR (Friday, 7:45pm) – talkSPORT 2West Ham vs Tottenham (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORTCharlton vs Cardiff (Saturday, 12:30pm) – talkSPORT 2Arsenal vs Southampton (Saturday, 3pm) – talkSPORT 2Man City vs Chelsea (Saturday, 5:30pm) – talkSPORTMiddlesbrough vs Hull (Sunday, 12pm) – talkSPORT 2 Top scorer in 2019: Messi, Mbappe and Sterling trailing Europe’s top marksman latest It’s been a very fruitful international break for England, who scored eleven goals in their two Euro 2020 qualifying victories over Montenegro and Kosovo respectively.Four of those goals were scored by captain Harry Kane, who has leapt up the Three Lions’ all-time goalscoring charts. Kane got one more in England’s final Euro 2020 qualifier 2 Kane moved past Frank Lampard, Tom Finney, Nat Lofthouse and Alan Shearer in England’s all-time leading goalscorers list during Thursday night’s victory over Montenegro.The striker fired in an impressive hat-trick in the first half of their rampant victory at Wembley.Kane helped England race to a 5-0 lead at half-time, scoring two with his head and the other a clever finish with his right foot. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Marcus Rashford scored the other goals in the first half.Aleksandar Sofranac’s own goal and a late Tammy Abraham strike secured the 7-0 win that confirmed England’s place at Euro 2020 next summer. Steve Round reveals how Mikel Arteta convinced him to join Arsenal staff LIVE on talkSPORT Check out all the live commentaries coming up across the talkSPORT network this week update Saturday is GameDay on talkSPORT as we bring you THREE live Premier League commentaries across our network, including West Ham vs Tottenham at 12:30pm.last_img read more

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