The Premier League was back in full swing on Saturday with four games being played at the traditional 3pm slot for the second round of fixtures. Kane lacked a bit of sharpness in the box in the first half but went on to hit the crossbar and then find the bottom corner clinically in the second.
Lucas Moura gave Spurs a 1-0 lead with a left-footed finish from just inside the area shortly before halftime, and Aleksandar Mitrovic equalised for the Premier League newcomer in the 52nd.
Pochettino said: 'I want players with commitment to the team. We scored and had chances to score a second.
Chelsea recovered from the shock of blowing a two-goal lead against Arsenal as Marcos Alonso's late strike sealed a 3-2 win, while Harry Kane ended his August hoodoo in Tottenham's 3-1 victory over Fulham on Saturday.
8 - Pochettino's decision to start with a 3-1-4-2 formation was justified in the first half, when his side should have scored a couple of times.
DF Jan Vertonghen, 5 - Played Sessegnon onside in the first half and stopped running when the youngster and Mitrovic got in behind either side of him to bring Fulham level.
The England striker - a two-time Premier League Golden Boot victor - had never netted in the opening month of the season, but ended that hoodoo with the final goal 13 minutes from time - a calm side-footed finish inside the right-hand post.
Sarri: David Luiz has a 'big future' at Chelsea
Sarri said, " I disagree that he can only play as one of three central defenders ". "I'm here because I want to play for Chelsea . But the Brazil worldwide has confirmed he would have sought a transfer from Chelsea had Conte not been dismissed by the Blues.
"Players that are not happy, from my point of view, everyone can leave", said Pochettino.
In contrast to Spurs, West Ham splurged almost £100 million in the transfer market to back new manager Manuel Pellegrini but still have no points to show for it after a second-half surrender to Bournemouth.
Instead, boss Manuel Pellegrini has drafted in Pablo Zabaleta, Robert Snodgrass and Javier Hernandez, who starts in attack alongside Marko Arnautovic. The most important game is Saturday.
However, Lawrenson did not hold back in his predictions for the BBC and warned the Hammers they could be set for another tough season if they do not improve their game defensively after being "far too open" against the Reds last time out.
10-man Newcastle missed a penalty five minutes into stoppage time as they drew 0-0 at Cardiff.
Kenedy had a penalty saved with nearly the final kick of the match as 10-man Newcastle missed a golden chance to steal three points at Cardiff.