England captain Harry Kane has revealed his need to attain 100 objectives for the Three Lions earlier than he hangs up his boots.
After changing from the penalty spot of their 2-1 win at Italy final Thursday, Kane turned England’s all-time report scorer. He then took his tally to 55 with the opener in Sunday’s 2-0 victory in opposition to Ukraine.
Kane stands alone on the prime of England’s scoring charts, however on the age of 29 has loads of gasoline left within the tank to increase his report.
He has admitted that whereas turning into the primary participant to attain 100 objectives for England goes to be powerful, it is an achievement that is not essentially out of attain.
“Getting 100 will likely be powerful for certain, however I by no means rely out something. I’m nonetheless younger. I’m 29, I’m nonetheless match and powerful. I need to play for England for so long as I can,” Kane mentioned.
“Each sport there’s I will likely be placing myself ahead to try to play. We’ll take it step-by-step. The subsequent step will likely be making an attempt to get into the sixties.
“100 just isn’t out of the query. It is going to be extraordinarily powerful however we must see how the following few years go.
“I’m extraordinarily keen about my nation – I like enjoying for England,” he added.
“To think about all of the English legends and strikers which have performed the sport and to be primary now could be simply past my goals.
“Enjoying for England is particular and to have this report is particular. I do not assume I dreamed this far. I dreamed of enjoying for England and scoring for England – to be report goalscorer was not even in my goals.
“I’ve had so many nice moments and hopefully there are extra to return.”
Kane can be now Tottenham’s all-time main scorer after transferring previous Jimmy Greaves’ report of 266 objectives for Spurs.
For Kane to attain 100 England objectives, he would want to proceed enjoying at a prime stage properly into his 30s, which isn’t out of the query.
He revealed final season that he desires to emulate the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Robert Lewandowski when it comes to longevity – Kane has not suffered a significant damage since a hamstring drawback at first of 2020.
Kane has scored a mean of 6.1 objectives per yr for England since making his debut in 2015. If he had been to proceed at this fee, he would break 100 Three Lions strikes by 2030 – at which level he can be 37.