Cyprus has been kind to Harry Kane.
The English striker scored thrice for Spurs, who join group mates Real Madrid on six points after a 3-0 win at APOEL Nicosia in UEFA Champions League action on Tuesday.
The Bernabeu is next for Spurs, an Oct. 17 date with 2-0 Real Madrid, while APOEL will host Borussia Dortmund.
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Hugo Lloris flubbed an early clearance and was fortunate to see the back-bounding ball dribble wide of his left post.
Carlao could’ve given APOEL a surprise lead close to halftime but headed wide of the net from within 10 yards.
Kane nearly added an assist to his ledger at the start of the second half, but Son Heung-min just missed his effort wide of the frame.
He scored another goal anyway, and another one. Moussa Sissoko set Kane up for the second of the night, a relatively simple finish for the striker, and Kane completed his trio of goals when he headed Kieran Trippier‘s cross home.
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