Harry Kane is an English professional footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the English national team. Arguably one of the best and sought after strikers in the world, Kane has won the Premier League Golden Boot for the past two seasons and is on course to make it a hat trick of awards as his truly prolific fro continues. With a staggering £200 million price tag to his name and a host of interest and offers from the biggest clubs in the world, Kane is equally popular on the after dinner speakers circuit performing predominantly as a football speaker.
Harry Kane began his career at North London rivals, Arsenal joining the youth team before being released just a year later, a decision the club would forever regret. Following an initially unsuccessful trial with Tottenham Hotspur, Kane was eventually given another chance at Spurs where he began his career as a midfielder before becoming an attacking midfielder. A young footballer who did not stand out at a young age, Kane’s unrelenting desire and drive to improve was his greatest asset and in turn led to his future successes. Harry did not feature for the Tottenham Hotspur first team for a few years and was sent on loan to a number of clubs to gain vital playing time and experience. Kane speaks of his time as a young footballer and the competitive nature of professional football even from a young age along with the learnings and experiences he garnered during his time on loan making for fascinating content during his performances as a football speaker.
Kane eventually made his first-team debut for Tottenham Hotspur on 25 August 2011 in a UEFA Europa League match against Hearts. Before establishing himself in Tottenham’s first team, Kane again spent time on loan in League One playing for Leyton Orient, in the Championship playing for Millwall and Leicester City and invaluably in the Premier League for Norwich City.
Following impressive performances while on loan and continually improving as a player, Kane became a regular starter for Tottenham Hotspur in the 2014–15 season, a season which would become his breakthrough year, during the 2014-15 campaign Kane scored a staggering 31 goals during the course of the season, 21 of which in the Premier League and as a result was named the PFA Young Player of the Year. In a season where Kane truly made his mark in the Premier League, he also captained the club showcasing his leadership ability and in scoring his 30th goal became the first Tottenham player to reach that milestone since Gary Lineker in 1991–92 and was also selected in the PFA Team of the Year, later remarking that he had done more in the single campaign than he had expected to do in his whole career. Harry Kane speaks of this career defining season with great pride during his work as a football speaker.
Kane continued his magnificent form and goal scoring exploits as he finished top scorer of both the 2015–16 and the 2016–17 Premier League seasons and therefore being awarded with the coveted Golden Boot and in doing so aided Tottenham Hotspur in qualifying for the UEFA Champions League on both occasions. He has been named Premier League Player of the Month six times and has been selected for the PFA Team of the Year in each of the last three seasons. He has scored over 100 goals for Tottenham and is currently ninth in the team’s all-time top goal scorers list, a quite remarkable achievement for someone who is in the infancy of their career and forever improving.
At International level, Kane represented England at youth levels, playing for the under-17, under-19, under-20 and under-21 levels before eventually scoring on his senior International debut on 27 March 2015 at Wembley just 80 seconds after replacing Wayne Rooney, a game and experience he will never forget and an accomplishment he fondly speaks of during his work as a football speaker expressing how he fulfilled his childhood dream. Harry Kane was also selected for UEFA Euro 2016. An integral and indispensable member of the England team, in 2017, Kane captained his nation, fulfilling yet another childhood dream and leading from the front to guide England to secure FIFA World Cup qualification.
A quite extraordinary footballing talent, The Guardian ranked Kane as the fifth-best footballer on the planet in 2017 and was named Football Supporters’ Federation Player of the Year, England Player of the Year Award and also garnered huge recognition being a major contender for the coveted Ballon d’Or award. Arguably the most exciting footballing talent in English football and possibly the world, Harry Kane is a truly outstanding striker whose services are desired across the globe. A true gentleman, Harry Kane is the focal figure in English football and provides a thoroughly compelling performance as a football speaker providing an insight into the fundamentals of success along with providing an insight into the life and mind of one of the most exciting players on the planet. The hugely sought after Harry Kane is available to hire as a football speaker for any event or function.