When Son Heung-min (31, Tottenham) broke the long goal silence, local media also applauded. Head coach Christian Stellini gave meaning to this multi-goal, saying, “It will be a great help for Son Heung-min to find confidence.”
Heung-Min Son started in the 2022-2023 FA Cup 4th round away match against Preston North End held in Preston Deepdale, England on the 29th (Korean time) and scored a’multi-goal’. It has been only 5 games since the Crystal Palace match on the 5th, and the multi-goal is 108 days since the Frankfurt match in October last year.
Son Heung-min received a pass from Japhet Tanganga in the 5th minute of the second half and shook the opponent’s net with a powerful left-footed mid-range shot from the right side of the arc. It was the moment when Son Heung-min’s bold shooting, which was rarely seen this season, finally shined.
Then, in the 24th minute of the second half, he rushed to the goal and received a pass from Ivan Perisic with his heel.
In addition to scoring two goals, Son Heung-min threatened the opponent’s goal twice in the first half. On this day, he tried 4 shots and all of them were effective shots. The pass success rate was a whopping 95.7%, the highest among the starting players. 메이저놀이터
Son Heung-min, who had a two-goal lead, was replaced by Brian Hill in the 40th minute of the second half and finished the game. In the 43rd minute of the second half, Arnaud Danjuma’s key goal added to Tottenham’s 3-0 victory over Preston and advanced to the next round.
Local media also praised Son Heung-min’s ‘resurrection gun’, which had been silent for a while. As for the rating, most media gave 9 points, the highest score within the team.
British football London said, “Son Heung-min was one level higher than all the players on the field that day,” and “I hope this match will be a signal of his revival.” The Evening Standard, which gave Son Heung-min a very harsh evaluation, also said, “He scored two dazzling goals in his most lively appearance recently.”
Head coach Stellini also said at a press conference after the game, “Son Heung-min felt responsible in the absence of Harry Kane. The most important striker without Kane.” sent.
With Son Heung-min’s multi-goal at the forefront, Tottenham advanced to the 5th round of the FA Cup for 4 consecutive seasons. Son Heung-min will challenge Manchester City for the first consecutive goal of the season at 1:30 am on the 6th of next month in the home game of the 22nd round of the English Premier League (EPL).