Son Heung-min

Returning fans to play key part in Asian World Cup qualifying

The coronavirus has played havoc with Asian qualifying for Qatar, forcing some teams to play home games overseas and some matches staged in front of limited crowds or empty stadiums.

published on : 9th November 2021

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: In Asia, pressure grow on powerhouses South Korea, Japan

Japan, Asia’s highest-ranked team at No. 24 in the world, lost 1-0 at home to 79th-ranked Oman last Thursday to end a streak of eight consecutive wins in World Cup qualifying games.

published on : 6th September 2021

Iraq hold Son Heung-min's South Korea to goalless draw in FIFA World Cup qualifier

The home team dominated proceedings and came close to breaking the deadlock, but Dick Advocaat's side defended stoutly.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Son Heung-min's South Korea in Asian Games football final after Vietnam win

Vietnam's occasional attacks mostly faltered before reaching the opposition box and South Korea keeper Jo Hyeon-woo was barely tested by a couple of tame long-range strikes.

published on : 29th August 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Historic Germany win leaves South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong feeling 'empty'

South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong hailed the unfancied Asians' momentous 2-0 World Cup victory over holders Germany.

published on : 28th June 2018

Shock, scorn as Germany exit FIFA World Cup

Calls of 'Out' and 'goodbye' rang out from the German fan zone as the weight of the 2-0 loss to South Korea sunk in.

published on : 28th June 2018

Germany crash out of FIFA World Cup as South Korea stun holders

The Germans needed to win by two clear goals in their final group F match at Kazan stadium to advance to the last 16.

published on : 27th June 2018

South Korea pin FIFA World Cup hopes on star man Son Heung-min

South Korea made history with their astonishing run to the 2002 World Cup semi-finals but the current crop of players have struggled to hit those heights.

published on : 31st May 2018

Tottenham winger Son Heung-Min shines in gaffer Pochettino's eyes

The South Korean gave arguably his finest display for the Spurs shirt as they emphatically ended a four-match winless streak.

published on : 10th December 2017

Tottenham Hotspur down Borussia Dortmund to win in Champions League Group H

Tottenham Hotspur clinched top spot in Champions League Group H after their 2-1 comeback win at Borussia Dortmund.

published on : 22nd November 2017

Son Heung-min treble steers Tottenham into FA Cup semifinals, Kane injured

Tottenham joins north London rival Arsenal and Manchester City in a strong semifinal lineup that will be completed after Chelsea hosts Manchester United on Monday.

published on : 12th March 2017