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VIDEO: Harry Kane heads Spurs in front of QPR off Townsend free kick

Queens Park Rangers v Tottenham Hotspur - Premier League

Green came for a cross, and missed, as a rare mistake blotted his copybook.

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Harry Kane eats set piece service for breakfast.

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Andros Townsend sent in a curling free kick and his big English forward rose up to head the ball past Robert Green, giving Spurs a 1-0 first-half lead against Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road.

Spurs had the better of possession and attack, but the goal came moments after Charlie Austin looked set to give QPR an unlikely lead.

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