Fans praise Kane’s ‘unbelievable’ goal v and joke about his diving row

first_imgSpurs striker Harry Kane says he’s not a diver after 2-2 draw with Arsenal How did he score that? Unbelievable from Harry Kane! 🔥#LEITOT pic.twitter.com/5b6NFQSaHS— TREQUARTISTA (@A55KIKR) September 21, 2019 Kane just scored a goal whilst asking Son to paint him like one of his French girls pic.twitter.com/faJ9kuXxqQ— ODDSbible (@ODDSbible) September 21, 2019 This edit from @5foot11newt is absolutely amazing! Harry Kane👌 pic.twitter.com/JZw749bg3R— The Spurs Web ⚪️ (@thespursweb) September 21, 2019 How am I supposed to tell my kids that Harry Kane scored from this position? pic.twitter.com/WWEdUcwWv7— BenchWarmers – #StayHomeSaveLives (@BeWarmers) September 21, 2019center_img OMG OMG OMG. All those people who bang on about Kane Diving. He just Dived. And Still Scored. That was humanly magnificent— Men in Blazers (@MenInBlazers) September 21, 2019 HARRY KANE earned widespread praise for his goal against Leicester, with fans joking how good the Spurs star is when he stays on his feet.The England captain, 26, was likened to Manchester United defender Phil Jones for the way in which he continued to play the ball while stumbling to the turf.2 Harry Kane wowed fans by opening the scoring against Leicester while falling overCredit: Reuters2 The Tottenham striker hooked the ball into the ground and over Kasper SchmeichelCredit: Getty – ContributorWith the scores level at the King Power Stadium, Kane received a backheel pass from Son Heung-Min, but the chance looked to have been squandered after he began falling to the ground.But despite Foxes ‘keeper Kasper Schmeichel rushing out to narrow the angle, the Tottenham striker managed to scoop a shot into the ground to force it up and over the Dane into the net.BT Sport presenter Jake Humphrey labelled the goal “special”, and pundit Joe Cole said: “You’ve just got to admire it.”I’m not even going to go through Leicester’s defending, because the passing, the movement, the ability, was unreal, and that’s why this lad’s the best in the business.”Former England striker Peter Crouch added: “He’s off-balance there. How he managed to have the touch with his left foot, and the second one with his right, is an unbelievable finish.””And you have to say he’s hit that into the ground on purpose.”You’ve just got to admire it and that’s why this lad’s the best in the businessJoe Cole on Harry KaneAnd fans were united in their agreement of Kane’s skill, with one tweeting: “Kane just scored a goal whilst asking Son to paint him like one of his French girls.”Another said: “OMG OMG OMG. All those people who bang on about Kane Diving. He just Dived. And Still Scored. That was humanly magnificent.”A third added: “Look what happens when Harry Kane tries to stay on his feet instead of diving. What a finish.”Kane was sent to ground after contact from Leicester defender Caglar Soyuncu but any debate around diving or a penalty was made redundant after his finish.The 26-year-old was accused of simulation during the north London derby earlier this month after going down following pressure from Arsenal’s Sokratis.Most Read in FootballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50’ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticBut Kane denied he was a diver, saying: “It was that stage of the game where you’re tired. He makes a tired tackle.”If I’m on the halfway line I will get it. But when you’re in the box it’s kind of 50-50.”The ref probably thinks I’m looking for it but all I am trying to do is shield the ball.What a goal from Harry Kane. My goodness. How on earth did he manage to score that!?!? Just amazing.— Joe Prince-Wright (@JPW_NBCSports) September 21, 2019 Harry Kane or Phil Jones?https://t.co/Bxhf8Qi2Xf— Deluded Brendan (@DeludedBrendan) September 21, 2019last_img read more

Brady carries unbeaten Patriots past winless Redskins 33-7

first_imgBrady threw for 348 yards and three touchdowns, and the Patriots got another strong performance from their defense in a 33-7 rout of the winless Redskins on Sunday.Now in his 20th season, Brady whisked by Brett Favre into third place on the career list with 71,923 yards passing. Brady now trails only Peyton Manning (71,940 yards) and Drew Brees (74,845).FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGreatest ever?SPORTSFormer PBA import Anthony Grundy passes away at 40SPORTSBecoming his own manBrady also edged closer to Manning’s record 539 touchdown passes, connecting with Julian Edelman, Brandon Bolden and Ryan Izzo to bring his total to 527.His prowess on the football field is rarely surprising, but the reaction he received was certainly unexpected. Thousands of fans in the crowd wore blue Patriots jerseys — many of them No. 12 with BRADY on the back — and were cheering for the reigning Super Bowl champions from warmups to well after the final whistle. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Becoming his own man New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) works in ther pocket against the Washington Redskins during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)LANDOVER, Md. — Playing before an appreciative audience in a place far from home, Tom Brady helped the New England Patriots stay unbeaten by picking apart the lowly Washington Redskins.While he was at it, the 42-year-old quarterback climbed past a former star in the NFL record book.ADVERTISEMENT Anderson Peters wins javelin for 2nd-ever world gold for Grenada “There is no excuse for what we put out there today,” said McCoy, who was sacked six times.“We hit the quarterback and (they had) a lot of long third downs,” Patriots coach Bill Belichick said.It’s the first time in franchise history New England has four straight games with at least five sacks. In addition, the Patriots completed a fifth consecutive game without allowing a touchdown pass, the first team to pull off that feat since the 1988 Cleveland Browns.The defeat kept the pressure on Redskins coach Jay Gruden, whose job status appears to be tenuous in the wake of his team’s 0-5 start. Gruden is 35-49-1 over five-plus seasons with Washington.“No one’s told me anything,” Gruden said. “I don’t have a concern. If the key works Monday, keep working, go attack the Miami Dolphins and plan on getting our first win next week.”Washington travels to Miami next week to face the winless Dolphins, who absorbed a 43-0 beatdown from New England on Sept. 15.After Brady’s 10-yard TD pass to Izzo with 9:14 left made it 33-7, the chant “Brady! Brady!” rose from the stands while thousands of Redskins backers fled to the exits.“It felt like a home game, just like Foxborough,” New England receiver Josh Gordon said. “It was great to get that support.”McCoy completed a 12-yard pass on Washington’s first play from scrimmage. Two short runs and a sack followed, but New England’s opening possession also ended with Brady getting dumped in his own backfield.The Redskins jumped on top when Steven Sims Jr. scored on a 65-yard end around, but the Patriots led 12-7 at halftime and tacked on two touchdowns in the third quarter. DTI creates Marahuyo, a luxe Filipino fashion brand for global buyers Canadian vaping study details danger from ‘popcorn lung’ chemical Matteo Guidicelli had saved up for Sarah G’s ring since 2014?center_img Ethel Booba on SEA Games cauldron: ‘Sulit kung corrupt ang panggatong’ “It was ridiculous. It was pretty amazing,” Brady said. “It was pretty sweet. We appreciate all the support. It was great to get a win in front of them.”Shrugging off four sacks, Brady completed 28 of 42 passes — including a 15-yarder to Edelman in the third quarter to eclipse Favre.This is the fifth time in franchise history that New England has started the season 5-0, and only the second time since 2007.Playing for the first time since breaking his leg against Philadelphia last December, Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy went 18 for 27 for 119 yards and an interception. McCoy began the season behind Case Keenum and rookie Dwayne Haskins Jr., but got the start over the injured Keenum and inexperienced Haskins for the Redskins (0-5).Washington had only 220 yards in offense and was 1 for 11 on third-down conversions.ADVERTISEMENT Drilon apologizes to BCDA’s Dizon over false claim on designer of P50-M ‘kaldero’ MOST READ The difference between the seasoned Brady and untested McCoy (now 1-6 as a starter with Washington) was made evident late in the second quarter. With 58 seconds left, McCoy forced a pass that was intercepted by Jason McCourty, who took it 16 yards to the Washington 11.Brady cautiously completed a short pass and twice threw the ball away before accepting a field goal try that kept New England’s momentum flowing into halftime.KICKING ITMike Nugent handled the kicking for the Patriots after Stephen Gostkowski (hip) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday. Nugent’s first attempt was a botched extra point, but he bounced back with three PATs and field goals of 37 and 23 yards.INJURIESPatriots: WR Phillip Dorsett (hamstring) did not play the second half. … RB Rex Burkhead (foot) was inactive. … S Patrick Chung (heel) and S Nate Ebner (groin) were inactive. …Redskins: DL Daron Payne (knee) left in the second quarter but returned. … OT Morgan Moses (stinger) played through the injury. … CB Quinton Dunbar (stinger) left in the fourth quarter… Keenum (foot) was inactive.UP NEXTPatriots: New England faces another NFC East foe, the visiting New York Giants on Thursday night. The Patriots are 55-14 against NFC teams since 2002.Redskins: Washington is presented with an ideal opportunity to nab its first victory against Miami next Sunday. 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