Our Harry Kane Biography tells you Facts about his Childhood Story, Early Life, Parents, Family, Wife (Katie Goodland), Children (Ivy Jane and Vivienne Jane), Personal Life, Lifestyle and Net Worth.
In a nutshell, this is the full Life History of a great sportsman, a footballer who has made a name for both club and country.
Lifebogger’s version of Harry Kane’s Story begins from his early days when he became famous in the beautiful game.
To whet your autobiography appetite on the engaging nature of Harry Kane’s Biography, behold his early life and rise gallery. You’ll agree with me that this set of pictures does summarize his Life story.
How did Harry Kane get so good, so quickly? Everyone knows he has been a player with unwavering confidence in his own abilities.
Following Spurs’ 2020/2021 sad season, lots of fans have pondered… Is it time for Harry Kane to leave Spurs? Well, only time would tell.
Despite the accolades accrued (like Wayne Rooney has done) over the years, we realize one thing.
That only a few football fans have digested the complete Biography of Harry Kane. For this reason, we’ve answered that clarion call to tell you his story. Without further ado, let’s begin.
Harry Kane Childhood Story – Early Life and Family Background:
Harry Edward Kane was born on the 28th July 1993 at Chingford a suburban area in Northeast London – which is just five miles away from Spurs’ home stadium, White Hart Lane. He was born to parents named Kim (Mother) and Patrick Kane (Father).
He grew up in Chingford alongside his brother Charlie and both attended Chingford Foundation School.
Harry Kane was brought up in an Irish way of living. Both parents are from Galway, a harbour city on Ireland’s west coast. They just relocated to London to have their kids.
The Striker grew up learning the customs, traditions, language, music, art and literature of Londoners. His football talent came natural and was genetically linked to his mother’s family. In a recent interview, Harry Said;
“I think my sporting genes come from my Mum’s side of the family although the topic is a hot debate in the Kane household.
Dad probably won’t like me saying that, but I think my granddad Eric on my Mum’s side was quite a good footballer and played at a decent level.”
Memorable moments of Harry Kane’s Childhood involves beautiful moments spent with his elder brother Charles.
According to Harry’s Mother Kate, “Both Charles and Harry are like brothers from the same soul who split in two and walked around on four legs.” Harry saw Charles not only as his big brother but as a superhero.
Who is Katie Goodland? – Harry Kane Wife:
Harry Kane has been in a long-term relationship with his childhood sweetheart Katie Goodland whom he loves with all his life.
The couple appears to be very happy together and Katie often posts pictures and videos on her Instagram account with Harry, whether it be in their home life or on holiday – and she’s even posted some from Spurs’ games.
Kane confirmed the relationship publicly back in February of 2015, telling Esquire magazine
“We went to school together, so she’s seen my whole career. Of course, she’s finding it a little crazy. I think she’s even been in the papers a couple of times taking the dogs out”.
Now, it is no news that both love birds love to get media attention through dog walks in London forested areas.
In the picture below, both Kane and Kate wore their favourite matching sporty hoodies as they took charge of one dog each.
More so, Both have a daughter named Ivy who was born on January 8, 2017. Ivy got so much media attention on her dad’s temporary exit from The White Hart Lane which was due for revamping.
The picture below shows the striker stared lovingly at his little pride and joy – wearing a tiny Spurs strip and cute bow on her head – as he cradled her in a cream blanket, while Kate looked on with pride.
Harry Kane believes his family is the most important thing in the world. The trio forms a circle of strength of love. He is a great family man.
Harry Kane Untold Biography Facts – His Brother Gets Mistaken For Him A Lot:
It’s his childhood superhero elder brother named Charlie. Charlie slightly resembles his younger sibling, Harry. He’s on the left in the picture below. He often gets mistaken for him.
For some fans, it could be annoying mistaking Charlie for Harry when it comes to signing autographs.
But Charlie loves it – and he’s even signed autographs as his brother when fans who are lied to gets convinced he is Harry.
In fact, Charlie reaps the full benefit of being a footballing superstar’s big brother.
He gets free drinks, is able to attend awards ceremonies and gets to play golf a lot with Harry, Matt Doherty and others.
Harry Kane Arsenal Story – He Started out with the Gunners:
It’s a common source of banter between Arsenal and Spurs fans, but the average person might not know that Harry Kane actually started out in his professional career at Tottenham Hotspur’s most bitter local rivals, Arsenal.
The famous “Harry Kane, he’s one of our own” chants might apply now – Kane is Spurs through and through these days – but he was both a fan of and a junior player for the Gunners back in the day.
After being spotted playing for his local club Ridgeway Rovers, he joined the Arsenal youth academy when he was eight years old in 2001, but was released after just one season because they felt he wasn’t good enough.
He went back to playing for Ridgeways Rovers for two years, before joining Watford’s academy for a season, then ended up at Spurs. And the rest, as they say, is history.
Harry Kane Untold Bio – He could have played for the Irish Football Team:
At the moment of writing, Kane is seen now as one of the first names on the England squad list – and indeed an almost guaranteed starter for the England team.
His initial failure to make a name for himself at the top level saw him giving serious consideration to playing for the Republic of Ireland instead.
Kane was eligible to play for the Irish through his father, who was born in Galway, but in August 2014 he ruled out switching allegiance, saying that he wanted to break into the England senior team.
Prior to that, former Ireland boss Martin O’Neill claimed that Kane had shown a keen interest in potentially accepting a call up to his squad and representing his team.
Spurs Defence on Kane Ownership:
There’s nothing better for a football club and its fans than a homegrown hero.
In spite of the aforementioned fact that Harry Kane spent a brief amount of time as a child representing local rivals Arsenal, players don’t come much more homegrown to Tottenham Hotspur Football Club than the talented striker.
This fact explains the reason why Spurs fan sings the —“Harry Kane, he’s one of our own” song.
This chant is heard at every Spurs game, and it is very much true as he was born in the area, comes from a family of Tottenham fans and he arrived at Spurs at just 11 years old.
Kane made his way through the ranks and has gone from a fan in the stands to the starting striker for his boyhood team.
This makes him a firm favourite at the Lilywhites, with the striker claiming he never wants to leave.
Harry Kane Golf Hobby:
Aside from the obvious fact that Harry Kane is a great footballer and a lover of the beautiful game, he’s also keen on a number of other sports – something that is clear to see if you follow him on his Twitter account.
He regularly comments on televised cricket matches and often posts pictures of his golfing exploits.
More so, he occasionally posts tweets and pictures of himself when he’s out running or cycling, and he obviously keeps an eye on MMA.
Given that he jokingly offered to fight UFC star Conor McGregor on Twitter! Do you think Harry “Hurricane” Kane could hack it in the octagon?!
Harry Kane Movie – Alleged!
There have been rumours that the England striker once acted in a movie.
Harry Kane was alleged to have played the lead role of Cole Sear alongside Bruce Willis in the 1999 thriller The Sixth Sense under the pseudonym Haley Joel Osment.
After some investigation, we found out that he wasn’t the one – but a boy who looked like him.
Harry Kane Referee Business:
Kane runs a football refereeing apprenticeship programme for the unemployed people who aspire to be referees. Many Clubs called and used their refereeing services till date.
Harry Kane Untold Biography Facts – The Grammarian:
Kane made this young Spurs supporter correct his sign by changing ‘your’ to ‘you’re’ because he cares about his fans and appreciates the importance of correct grammar.
Kane’s In Law Jailed For Rape:
The inlaw to be and groom raped a stranger in a park just a few hours before marrying Harry Kane’s pregnant cousin.
Derry McCann, 28, subjected the 24-year-old woman to a ‘sustained and systematic’ attack over two hours in Victoria Park in Hackney, east London.
Detectives believe he planned to rape a different woman, but ‘lost track’ of her so grabbed the eventual victim as she walked home after a night out with friends in the early hours of January 13.
After repeatedly raping her he also stole her phone and bra, he told the victim… victim: ‘You’re lucky I didn’t video it’.
A few hours later, serial rapist McCann married at The Vestry in Bromley-by-Bow and posted pictures of himself with his new wife Kerry Hogg, 27, on his public Facebook page.
Kerry, who had no idea about the attack and has recently given birth to McCann’s son, is a cousin of England and Spurs striker Harry Kane.
Her father and his mother are siblings. Her husband was sentenced to life with a minimum of nine years.
Harry Kane David Beckham Story:
The picture below shows little Harry meeting the England Legend during a unique visit to the David Beckham Academy in 2005.
Today, Kane has all grown up and hitting goals for his club and country.
Harry Kane was primed to follow in the footsteps of David Beckham, says the PE teacher who taught the Spurs star at the school both players attended.
Tottenham goal machine Kane attended Chingford Foundation School, the same school that Beckham attended as a youngster in the north of London.
Harry Kane Biography Facts – LifeBogger Rankings:
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