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The Tottenham star topped the chart by two goals forward of a group together with Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe, who each scored in France’s 4-2 defeat of Croatia in Sunday’s closing.

Kane is the primary England player to win the coveted prize since Gary Lineker 32 years in the past.

He scored twice against Tunisia in England’s first match in Russia after which bagged a hat-trick in a 6-1 romp in opposition to Panama.

Manager Gareth Southgate rested Kane for the third group sport towards Belgium however the captain returned to attain from the penalty spot towards Colombia within the final 16.

He failed so as to add to his tally in England’s subsequent three video games — the 2-Zero quarter-final win over Sweden, the 2-1 semi-final loss to Croatia nor the 2-Zero third-place play-off defeat by Belgium.

Becoming a member of Griezmann and Mbappe on the four-goal mark had been Russia’s Denis Cheryshev, Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku.

World Cup prime scorers:

6 goals: Kane (ENG) – Golden Boot winner

Four objectives: Cheryshev (RUS), Ronaldo (POR), Griezmann (FRA), Lukaku (BEL), Mbappe (FRA)

three goals: Cavani (Uruguay), Costa (Spain), Dzyuba (Russia), E. Hazard (Belgium), Mandzukic (Croatia), Mina (Colombia), Perisic (Croatia)

2 goals: Aguero (Argentina), Coutinho (Brazil), Granqvist (Sweden), Inui (Japan), Jedinak (Australia), Khazri (Tunisia), Modric (Croatia), Musa (Nigeria), Neymar (Brazil), Salah (Egypt), Son Heung-min (South Korea), Stones (England), Suarez (Uruguay)

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