Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur has successfully signed 23-year-old South Korean winger Son Heung-Min from Bayer Leverkusen for an undisclosed fee.
Spurs confirmed the news on twitter. Their tweet read:
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 28, 2015
Son is primarily a wide player with good eye for goals and can play on either flank as well as a center forward., and Tottenham are currently involved in discussions about selling Argentine Erik Lamela to Inter Milan.
Son is capped 44 times for South Korea and scored 11 goals for the Asian giants.
He joined Bundesliga giants Bayer Leverkusen from Hamburg two seasons ago for €10 million and became a key player for them played 87 games for them in two seasons and scored an impressive number of goals playing on the flanks. He scored 29 goals for them and assisted 11.
Son scored 17 goals and assisted 4 in all competitions for Bayer Leverkusen last season from 42 matches.
Here are some of the pictures of Son after being unveiled at the White Hart Lane:
All Images have been taken from Tottenham Hotspurs’ official Twitter account.
After joining the club, Son spoke exclusively to the club where he said: “I’m a player who really loves football. I learned the game under my father who was a football coach in my school.
“I’m looking forward to going there & performing for the Spurs fans as soon as possible.
“The support I get from the fans motivates me more and more.
“I’ve trained with both feet so I can use them freely. Bold and daring – this is how I like to try to play.”
Son Heung-Min will be presented the jersey no. 7.