[82][83] This goal won the Premier League's Goal of the Month award for November. [142][143], Son was called up as captain for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates by Paulo Bento, but missed the first two group matches due to an agreement with Tottenham Hotspur related to his call-up. Average rating. Their height is … [129] He was chosen as one of three forwards in the Team of the Tournament. [144] He recorded an assist in the third group game against China. 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[14] While at Tottenham, Son became the top Asian goalscorer in both Premier League and Champions League history,[15] and surpassed Cha Bum-kun's record for most goals scored by a Korean player in European competition. Son amassed two goals in the group stages with a goal against Fiji and another against Germany, helping his team to top the group with two wins and a draw. This is the shirt number history of Heung-min Son from Tottenham Hotspur. The main thing is I'm in the game. View the player profile of Tottenham Hotspur Forward Son Heung-Min, including statistics and photos, on the official website of the Premier League. Korea, South, Position: [52], On 28 August 2015, Son joined Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur for £22 million (€30 million) on a five-year contract, subject to work permit and international clearance. On 24 December 2010, Son was named in South Korea national team's squad for the 2011 AFC Asian Cup,[116] making his debut for the national team in a pre-tournament friendly against Syria on 30 December. Son actually also on a nice Kane goal at the end of the first half, and Tottenham leads 2-0. Because he entered the game and won a gold medal in 2018 Asian Games, he received military privileges. [68] He scored in the 2–0 victory away at Burnley on 1 April 2017,[69] and four days later he scored in the 91st minute to put Spurs ahead at Swansea, in a game where they were losing 1–0 after 88 minutes and ended up winning 3–1. Son Heung-min has been a star performer for Tottenham over the past few seasons and he has carried that form into the current campaign. [136] On 27 June, during their final group stage match, he scored the second goal in the 97th minute in their 2–0 victory over world champions Germany, sealing their elimination. [84] On 13 February 2019, Son scored the first goal in a 3–0 win over Borussia Dortmund, in the first leg of the round of 16, UEFA Champions League. [4], Widely regarded as one of the best wingers in the world and also one of the best Asian players in European football history, Son is often considered an icon in his home country and in Asia, and was nominated for the Ballon d'Or in 2019, the highest-ever rank so far by an Asian player. "[64] Son continued his excellent run of form with his fifth goal in five matches on 27 September in the Champions League. This statistic shows which shirt numbers the palyer has already worn in his career. [95][96] Three days after this incident, in a 4–0 Champions League away game to Red Star Belgrade, in which Son scored a brace, rather than celebrating his first goal, he apologised to the camera for what happened at Goodison Park. Always smiling, Sonny made his debut in a 1-0 win away to Sunderland and the dynamic attacker followed that up with two goals on his home debut in a 3-1 Europa League win over Qarabag, eventually finishing his debut season with eight goals in 40 games. [91] On 21 October, Son was named in the 30-man shortlist for the 2019 Ballon d'Or. Son Heung-Min joined Tottenham Hotspur on 28 Aug 2015. Average rating. [76] On 5 November 2017, Son scored the only goal in the 1–0 win against Crystal Palace. In August 2008, Son dropped out of Dongbuk High School (formerly FC Seoul U-18 Team) and joined Hamburger SV's youth academy at age 16 through Korean FA Youth Project. [59] On 2 May, he scored the second goal against Chelsea in a crucial match to give Spurs hope of winning the Premier League. View stats of Tottenham Hotspur Forward Son Heung-Min, including goals scored, assists and appearances, on the official website of the Premier League. [106] Son played the full game despite suffering a fracture to his arm at the 31st second of the game. [41] On 14 April, Son netted two goals in a 2–1 win against Mainz 05. [151] Moreover, he has drawn praise from teammates and in the media for his selfless work-rate and defensive contribution, and is capable of providing assists for teammates, in addition to scoring goals himself. [147], Son basically can play in any attacking position,[4][148] (winger, second striker, striker) and can even be deployed as an attacking midfielder or wing-back if necessary. [62] Son followed that performance up with a second brace, coming at Middlesbrough on 24 September, earning his team a 1–2 victory. With 21 goals in all competitions, Son joined Harry Kane and Dele Alli as the first trio of Spurs players with over 20 goals on the season. [133] He was part of the team that saw Korea qualify for the 2018 World Cup after a 0–0 draw against Uzbekistan on 5 September 2017. [72] On 18 May 2017, Son bagged a brace away to Leicester City as part of a 6–1 rout of their former title rivals. [132], On 13 June 2017, Son broke his right forearm after falling awkwardly on his arm during a World Cup qualifier match in Doha against Qatar. A number of people are interested in contacting Son Heung-Min’s management and agent for potential commercial opportunities and business-to-business engagements. [38] His recovery was quicker than expected and he returned to action only three weeks later as a substitute in a 1–0 loss against Borussia Mönchengladbach on 17 September. [57] Three days later, he scored his first Premier League goal, against Crystal Palace at White Hart Lane, netting in the 68th minute to give Tottenham their first home Premier League win of the season. The superstar forwards have combined for … [65] On 14 October, Son was named the Premier League Player of the Month for September, being the first South Korean and first Asian to receive the award. 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