At the age of 31, Heung-min Son has been one of the most decisive players for both Tottenham and the Premier League, he was awarded the individual distinction as the best footballer of the season with Spurs and even He was also the highest scorer in the competition. England’s 21/22 campaign.
South Korea’s hopes during the Asian Cup lay at the feet of Son, as he dressed like a hero in the quarter-finals, scoring a spectacular goal from a free kick at 90+6′ to earn them a ticket to the semi-finals, however, they were not to. can do. Defeated Jordan and were eliminated, ending their drought in the competition since 1960.
At club level, Tottenham’s chances of eliminating malaria and winning the title are already minimal, although mathematically it is still possible, as after an FA Cup exit against Manchester City, they can only aspire to win the Premier League. Keep. , where they are in fifth place with 44 points; 7 below Liverpool, who are ahead.
This season, the Korean forward has recorded 12 goals and 5 assists in the Premier League, placing him fourth behind Dominic Solanke (13), Erling Haaland (14) and Mohamed Salah (14). Overall, he has scored 157 goals and provided 85 assists in 393 games while wearing the Tottenham shirt.
Son arrived in 2015 and from there, despite earning the love and respect of the fans for his brilliant performances, these did not come with the title, as Tottenham have to suffer, now, at the age of 17, without knowing how to win. what happens. A trophy (in case of not winning the premiership).
Son has been refused titles
Heung-min Son’s only collective award is winning the gold medal with South Korea against Japan at the 2019 Asian Games in Indonesia, which is a team reinforcement, as he was 26 years old at the time and has been playing for the national team since he was 23. It was less. He was a captain and a man who, apart from glory, also managed to avoid doing military service with his country in order to get a medal.