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Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 Bournemouth: Spurs cruise behind Kane brace, keep pace with Leicester

Harry Kane netted a pair of goals early to help Tottenham set the tone against Bournemouth en route to a 3-0 victory.

  • Kane scores two, adds assist
  • Eriksen scores, too
  • Bournemouth sit 13th
  • Spurs within five of first place

Harry Kane scored his 20th and 21st goals of the season, and Christian Eriksen also scored as Tottenham Hotspur kept pace with Leicester City and defeated Bournemouth 3-0 at White Hart Lane on Sunday.

Spurs now trail Leicester by five points with seven matches left for both clubs.

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Spurs found the net with 45 seconds of the opening kickoff, as Harry Kane lunged to redirect Kyle Walker’s cross past Artur Boruc.

Kane added his second in the 16th minute when he lunged to reach a Dele Alli through ball, passing a left-footed ball inside the far post.

Eriksen made it 3-0 in the 52nd minute when he deposited a Kane rebound behind Boruc

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7 - Dele Alli has assisted Harry Kane for 7 PL goals this season, the most assists from one player to another in 2015/16. Understanding.

— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) March 20, 2016

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