If Kane had been on the end of some of the openings Spurs had passed up earlier he could easily have been closing in on his 20th goal of the season by now, he could certainly have beaten the top flight record for goals in a calendar year instead of just equalling it with 36.
He will be able to break Shearer's record on boxing day, when Spurs play host to Southampton at Wembley.
Harry Kane admit Alan Shearer's inspired landmark treble
In France, Spain, Italy, Germany and England, only two players have scored more than Kane in 2017 in all competitions.
He has bagged 53 goals for club and country this year, level with Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich), Edinson Cavani (PSG), and Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid), while he is just one goal behind Lionel Messi (Barcelona).
"I am aware I've equalled Alan Shearer's record", Kane said.
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"It was a hard place to come, not many teams win here, we wanted to put that right and that puts us back up to fifth, let's see what happens on Boxing Day". "The challenge in the first half they both went for it and I thought the penalty was a penalty".
In the other Premier League games, Brighton pipped Watford 1-0, Southampton drew 1-1 with Huddersfield, Stoke City defeated West Brom 3-1, Swansea City drew 1-1 with Crystal Palace, while West Ham lost 2-3 to Newcastle.
"It's a nice present for sure, it was a tough game, we knew it would be a tough game before but we know it could have been a lot more, we missed some good chances".
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Burnley substitute Sam Vokes had a late header disallowed for a foul on Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris but the game was already well beyond the home side who now face a trip to Manchester United on Boxing Day.
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India fell short of the highest T20 total by just four runs, as Australia's 263 for three against Sri Lanka remained at the top. On the other hand, Sri Lankan cricket team's depleted run against India continues as they stare at another series defeat.