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    Cursed? Harry Kane’s run continues v Newcastle

    Harry Kane doesn’t like August

    Spurs fans watching the match against Newcastle on Sunday were drawn to an amazing stat concerning Harry Kane.

    Kane, of course, was the Premier league top scorer last term with 24 goals.

    But will the striker rediscover his scoring touch in 2017-18?

    That’s a certainty, but whether he does so in August in another matter altogether.

    Is he cursed?

    Kane is just one goal short of scoring 100 goals for Tottenham.

    Many expect him to become to club’s all-record goalscorer by the time he hangs up his boots.

    But, in mad stat, Kane has never scored for Spurs in August.

    The breakdown

    In total, Kane has played nine Premier League matches for Tottenham in August without ever finding the target.

    Looking at his career at large, Kane has only ever scored twice for Spurs in August, but that wasn’t in league competition.

    The tweets

    Kane’s odd August stats set off Spurs and Fantasy Premier League managers during the Newcastle game.

    The best tweets are below.

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