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Antonio Conte driven to help Harry Kane end Tottenham trophy drought

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Antonio Conte expressed his desire to help Harry Kane win trophies at Tottenham after his record-equalling strike earned a vital 1-0 win at Fulham.Kane grabbed the only goal of a dull affair in west London with a trademark finish on the stroke of half-time when he turned away from Tim Ream and curled into the bottom corner.It was Kane's 266th goal for the club and moved him level with Jimmy Greaves, whose tally has stood since 1970, as Spurs' all-time record scorer.Trophies, however, continue to evade the 29-year-old, whom Conte revealed played on Monday night despite being unwell."Today he was amazing.

I think he scored a fantastic goal, the execution, to control the ball, then to kick it in that way, only a world-class striker can score this goal," Conte said."About the spirit that I spoke before, I want to underline Harry played with a fever and he was not so good, but he wanted to play because he understood the moment."He understood he is a point of reference for us, for me, for the other players and, with (goalkeeper) Hugo (Lloris), they are the two players who are a point of reference for the dressing room.

Today I am really happy because I think he was rewarded with a goal."For sure, I would like to help him and me, also his team-mates, to try to do something important, to win something with Tottenham because he loves Tottenham."Tottenham is in his heart and it should be good if together we were able to win something, because then it is important to have this record, but I think it could be more important if you win a trophy."Victory at Craven Cottage ended a difficult period for Spurs, who lost 4-2 at Manchester City on Thursday night and 24 hours later discovered sporting director Fabio Paratici had been hit

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