The England captain put Bayern into a 2-0 half-time lead with a 40th-minute penalty at the Allianz Arena before claiming his second of the game after 69 minutes.
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Kane’s goals rounded off a great week days after the striker’s wife gave birth to the couple’s fourth child.
“Scoring goals is the main reason I’m here and it’s great to get a couple today,” said Kane in a post-match TV interview.
“I had another chance I could have scored but, overall, I am delighted with the result and to have contributed as well.”
Barca had led 2-0 early on after strikes from Gavi and Frenkie de Jong but they were stunned when the hosts hit back to lead at the Ceramica Stadium through Juan Foyth, Alexander Sorloth and Alex Baena.
Nacho Vidal scored an injury-time winner as Osasuna grabbed a 2-1 win at Valencia. Hugo Duro had looked like claiming a point for the hosts at the Mestalla when he cancelled out Aimar Oroz’s first-half penalty 10 minutes from time.
Clermont remain without a point after a 1-0 home loss to Metz.
Italian champions Napoli continued their winning start in Serie A with a 2-0 home triumph over Sassuolo.
The Serbian striker levelled 10 minutes from time to deny Bologna, who had led since Scotland international Lewis Ferguson struck in the 24th minute.
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Willian Jose and Isco scored inside the opening 10 minutes to get Betis off to a flying start but Bilbao hit back with two Mikel Vesga penalties. Gorka Guruzeta put the hosts ahead in first-half stoppage-time and Unai Gomez made victory certain in the closing moments.