Harry Kane Outscores Man United, Lazio, Lyon As He Continues Immense Start to Bayern Munich Career

Harry Kane Outscores Man United, Lazio, Lyon As He Continues Immense Start to Bayern Munich Career

Ero Samson
updated at February 13, 2024 at 11:54 AM
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  • The signing of Harry Kane continues to prove to be a bargain for Bayern Munich
  • The 30-year-old forward is on an impressive goal-scoring run for the Bavarians
  • Kane has now outscored a number of elite European clubs since his big transfer

Harry Kane's impressive form with Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga continues, maintaining the proximity of Thomas Tuchel's team to league leaders, Bayer Leverkusen.

The 30-year-old forward, who completed a record transfer to the Bavarian club in the summer, has quickly adapted to the high demands of the German powerhouse.

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Harry Kane runs with the ball during the Bundesliga match between FC Bayern Munich and FC Heidenheim 1846. Image: Boris Streubel.
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According to a report by Fotmob, Kane has been involved in 22 Bundesliga goals in 11 games since his debut against Werder Bremen.

Even more impressive is a Whoscored report indicating the former Tottenham Hotspur forward has now outscored 57 out of the 98 teams in Europe's top five leagues this season.

Highlighting Kane's remarkable goal tally, the forward has surpassed the goal count of Premier League powerhouse, Manchester United, which has only scored 13 goals so far this season.

Additionally, he has outscored Maurizio Sarri's SS Lazio and Ligue 1 giants, Olympique Lyonnais, who have managed 13 and nine goals, respectively, since the start of the season.

Maintaining an impressive goal-scoring rate of one goal every 42 minutes for Bayern Munich, Kane has garnered praise from fans and the club is being lauded for their signing savvy.

Fans react to Kane's scoring stats

Fans have reacted to Kane's impressive run of form:

@BillyXmufc, a Manchester United fan, commented in sorrow:

"One of them being United."

@09Goat82240 posted:

"Born to score goals."

@KuhnViktor wrote:

"Kane the Machine 🔥🔥🔥"

@Penaltea_7, saluting the forward, tweeted:

"All-time GOAT & future Ballon d'Or."

@SofiaSane3 playfully trolled Robert Lewandowski, who left Bayern for Barcelona:

"Meanwhile, Lewy is busy screaming at young lads."

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Kane sets Bundesliga record

Sports Brief also previously reported on Kane setting a Bundesliga record with his brace for Bayern Munich against Heidenheim FC.

He made history by becoming the first player in the 61-year history of the Bundesliga to score 17 goals in his first 11 league matches.

Kane has surpassed last season's top tally of 16, which saw Niclas Fullkrug and Christopher Nkunku win the Golden Cannon award.

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Samson Ero is a sports journalist with a track record of over five years in the Nigerian media industry. He graduated from Nigerian Institute of Journalism (2021-2023).