The Tottenham Hotspur is one of the best team in the English Premiere League for many reasons. One of these reasons is because they have a roster of great players from all over the world. Recently, one of these players made the football betting news with a personal career best. Thus, the headline this week in Tottenham read “Son Heung-min Sets New Career Record with a 5 Match Scoring Streak”.
According to football betting picks websites, breaking football records is nothing new Son Heug-min. This is because he has won several football awards and broken several personal records in his career. His latest achievement was winning the 2019 Ballon d’or on November 3, 2019.
Son Heung-min Sets New Career Record with 16 Goals in 32 Matches
According to soccer forum news, Son beat his old record by extending his goal scoring streak to 5 matches. This took place in the match against Aston Villa at Villa Park in Birmingham, England. During the match, the South Korean football made two goals leading to a 3-2 victory.
Son Heung-min now has as New Career Record with 16 Goals in 32 Matches in all competition for this season. However, his career high for a season was during the 2016-17 season where he got 21 goals in 47 matches.
On the other hand, the 27-year old footballer for the Spurs now has 51 goals in the Premier League. Thus, he is the first Asian player to score over 50 career goals in the Premier League.
Despite this great achievement, Son Heung-min remains modest. He said, “I’ve scored 50 Premier League goals but without the team, without the supporters, it’s impossible,”. During the interview, he also said that he wants to “share this feeling with the fans” and to thank them.
Thanks to this latest victory, the Tottenham Hotspur’s are now in fifth place with 40 points. Therefore, they are just one point behind Chelsea for the final spot in the UEFA Champions League Qualification.