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Tottenham stars Kane and Son are on par with Chelsea heroes, Drogba and Lampard, the record for most Premier League scoring combinations

HARRY KANE and Son Heung-min have equaled the record for most Premier League goals held by Didier Drogba and Frank Lampard.

Boycross for Kane in them thrilling 3-2 win over Manchester City is the 36th time Tottenham The couple linked up on Britain’s top flight.

Son and Kane are one of the most formidable partners in Premier League history

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Son and Kane are one of the most formidable partners in Premier League historyCredit: PA
Spurs pair move to level with Chelsea duo Lampard and Drogba

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Spurs pair move to level with Chelsea duo Lampard and DrogbaCredit: Reuters

It means they pull the level with Drogba and Lampard – who formed such a formidable partnership during their time at Stamford Bridge.

Talking about leveling the record, Son told Sky Sports: “We’ve been waiting a long time, haven’t we!

“This is a great record, I mean, this is history. I didn’t do a lot of things, this guy. [Kane]Sometimes I just cross the ball and he’s in the box and he’s so good.

“So we’re delighted to have this record and I hope more to come.”

And Kane added: “Obviously we’ve had a lot of preparation. We’re very well connected and have great understanding off the pitch.

“I can’t wait to see it again in the video room tomorrow.”

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The next best pairing is Manchester City duo Sergio Aguero and David Silva, with 29 combinations.

They are on par with Arsenal’s Thierry Henry and Robert Pires – who also scored 29 goals.

And another Spurs pairing completes the top 5 – with Teddy Sheringham and Darren Anderton registering 27 combinations.

Meanwhile, Son’s assist for Kane gave Spurs a 2-1 lead in a messy game at the Etihad.

Antonio Conte’s men thought they had been denied all three points in stoppage time when Cristian Romero’s handball helped Riyad Mahrez hit the equalizer.

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But Kane will have the final say as he wraps up a Dejan Kulusevski pass to head home a dramatic late goal.

The win raises Spurs’ hopes of finishing in the top four in the Premier League.

They are now seven points behind fourth-placed Manchester United with three games in hand.

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