Son Heung-min facts for kids
|Full name||Son Heung-min|
|Date of birth||8 July 1992|
|Place of birth||Chuncheon, Gangwon, South Korea|
|Height||1.84 m (6 ft1⁄2 in)|
|Current club||Tottenham Hotspur F.C.|
|2008||Dongbuk High School|
|2015-||Tottenham Hotspur F.C.|
|2008–2009||Korea Republic U17|
Son Heung-min (Hangul: 손흥민 [sʰon hɯŋmin]; born 8 July 1992) is a South Korean soccer player. He is now in the English Premier League at Tottenham Hotspur F.C.. Son is a forward who plays both as a winger and a striker. He played in the Bundesliga for Hamburger SV and Bayer Leverkusen. Son is also a key player on the South Korean national team. He played in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Son was born on July 8th 1992 in Chuncheon, South Korea. He was taught by his father, who was a football player. He graduated Chuncheon Buan Elementary School. Then he entered Chuncheon Hupyeong Middle School, butl he transferred to and graduated from Wonju Yukmingwan Middle School. He entered Dongbuk High School, but quit to join Hamburger SV.
Bayer 04 Leverkusen
In June 2013, he transferred to Bayer 04 Leverkusen.
Son's first international competition was the 2011 AFC Asian Cup. Later, he played in the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
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