Heung-Min Son, the highest rated Tottenham striker without a shot￼
Son Heung-min (Tottenham) was empty-handed, but he was rewarded for his hard work. Tottenham played an away game in the first leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League in the 2022-2023 season hosted by the European Football Federation (UEFA) against AC Milan at San Siro in Milan, Italy on the 15th (hereinafter Korean time).
Son Heung-min started against AC Milan and played the ground for 81 minutes until being replaced in the 36th minute of the second half. He did not attempt a single shot that day and could not raise an attack point.
Tottenham lost 0-1 to AC Milan that day. However, Son Heung-min received the highest rating among the Tottenham strikers that day.
He was almost exclusively responsible for free kicks and corner kicks that day. His efforts to create chances for his teammates against AC Milan’s strong defense led to his high rating.
Whoscored.com, a statistics site specializing in European football, gave Son Heung-min a score of 6.7. Harry Kane and Dejan Klusevski scored 6.6 and 6.0 respectively.
Another statistical site, ‘Sofascore’, gave Son Heung-min a rating of 7.2. It was a higher score than Kane (6.6 points) and Kulusevski (6.1 points). ‘Foot Mob’ also gave Son Heung-min the highest score of 6.8 among the three players. Kane received 6.3 points and Kulusevski 5.4 points. 바카라사이트
Kane struggled throughout the game against the opponent’s defense that day. Klusevski also had a hard time with the AC Milan players in check. But Son Heung-min was different.
He displayed sharp kicks in set-piece situations with lively movements.
However, Tottenham kept their heads down. In the match against Leicester City in the English Premier League (EPL) held on the 12th, even after scoring the opening goal, they were defeated 1-4 in a row in the official match.
A change of atmosphere is needed. Tottenham will play the EPL Round 24 home game against West Ham on the 20th. Meanwhile, Son Heung-min has scored two goals in the Champions League this season.
He scored 4 goals and 3 assists in the EPL regular league and 2 goals in the English Football Association (FA) Cup. The official record is 8 goals and 3 assists as of the 15th.