Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min celebrates 100 caps for South Korea with spectacular aim
Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min celebrated 100 caps for his nation, as South Korea confronted Chile in an international pleasant on Monday night. The Spurs famous person marked the landmark event with a spectacular aim.
The reigning Premier League golden-boot winner delivered in emphatic trend but once more. Final month, the previous Bayer Leverkusen star equalled Mohamed Salah’s tally of PL targets on gameweek 38 to share the prized particular person award.
And now, he netted a picture-perfect freekick in stoppage time, from 20 yards out to seal a 2-0 win. Earlier within the recreation, Wolves’ Hee-chan Hwang scored a stunner within the twelfth minute to place South Korea in entrance.
Son’s first cap for the Taegeuk Warriors goes again all the way in which to 2010 in a preparatory pleasant towards Syria ahead of the 2011 AFC Asian Cup.
Transferring to White Hart Lane in the summertime of 2015, Son has gone from energy to energy and made himself into among the finest gamers on this planet in his place.
Nobody can cease Son proper now
He has already represented South Korea on the 2014 and 2018 World Cups and will likely be main his nation out for his or her third-consecutive WC look in Qatar this yr. It’s protected to say he’s already an icon for his nation.
Son additionally made headlines when he impressed the South Korean group to a gold medal on the 2018 Asian Video games, which delayed his obligatory army service within the South Korean military till two years later, which he ultimately accomplished with flying colors ahead of the 2019-20 season.
Over the course of his profession, Son has transitioned from being the thrilling upstart at Hamburg to now being broadly thought to be among the finest Asian gamers of all time, and clearly, there isn’t any possible argument towards that declare proper now.
Evidently, it has been fairly the run for South Korea’s favorite son. With a century of appearances for his nation, he has added one other feather to his wonderful cap and at 29, we are able to count on him to maintain constructing on that quantity.