The goal drew Kane level with Sheringham, but it would soon get even better for the England worldwide. He spun on a dime in the 47th minute to leave his mark in the dust and smartly, if not inadvertently, whipped the ball into Kane's path, who was left with the easiest of tap ins. But it was Son's man-of-the-match performance which secured all three points for Spurs, who were lively and unstoppable from kick off.
It was not necessarily an wonderful performance from Kane, but to grab two goals despite not performing at his best shows just how clinical and important the Spurs talisman is.
Unfortunately for Cenk Tosun, his first taste of English football will be remembered for all the wrong reasons from Everton's perspective.
For much of the match, however, Kane had played second fiddle to Son Heung-min, who broke the deadlock after 26 minutes and set up Kane's first shortly after the interval.More news: Centurion Test: South Africa all out for 335
In doing so, Kane become only the third player to net 20 times in the league for four season in a row.
- Everton failed to record a shot on target for the fourth time in a Premier League match this season - no side has failed to do so in more games (Swansea also 4).
The England worldwide now has 20 goals this term to leave him just 11 shy of the leading number of strikes in a 38-game Premier League season - a record held by Alan Shearer, Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Suarez - and 14 away from Andy Cole and Shearer's joint haul of 34 during a 42-match campaign.
"Harry can achieve all that he wishes to and all he wants to because it is unbelievable the way he is able to work and his willingness". He is always thinking to try to improve, improve, improve, score goals and improve for the team.
Everton had emerged early for the second half, but how quickly and brutally they were forced to revert to damage limitation. Today, everyone can see he's more reliable, has more belief, more confidence in every game.More news: Interpublic Group of Companies (IPG) Downgraded by Macquarie
Pickford kept the score down two more stops to deny Son and Alli but he was powerless to prevent the fourth from going in with eight minutes to go.
Guardiola is pleased to see the high-possession, high-pressing and high-intensity approach he espouses has found popularity elsewhere in the Premier League, complimenting both Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on the way they play.
Kane extended his lead in the race for the Golden Boot and now has a three-goal cushion on Liverpool's Mohamed Salah.More news: Flu-related death total up to 26 in Dallas County