Head coach'Master' Mourinho, who directs Tottenham in the English professional football Premier League, told'Son Sational' Son Heung-min, "It has already proven that it is a world class. We will be renewed soon without any problems."
In an interview with UK Sky Sports on the 24th (Korean time), coach Mourinho said, "Son Heung-min has already proved himself as a world class. Son Heung-min cannot do better than he is now."
Son Heung-min was on the bench in the first leg of Group J in the 2020-2021 European Football Federation (UEFA) Europa League match against LASK (Austria) played the day before. A goal was scored to complete the team's 3-0 victory.
With this goal, Son Heung-min scored 9 goals in 8 games this season, combining 5 games in the regular league (7 goals) and 3 games in the Europa League (2 goals).
In particular, Skysports analyzes that Son Heung-min's record is impressive with manager Morinyu, who took over Tottenham's baton during the season last November, and started the full season for the first time from the 2020-2021 season.
Coach Mourinho said, "As the season continues, Son Heung-min is showing how outstanding he is. Of course, good players from a good team will come out, but Son Heung-min is Son Heung-min. Son Heung-min is a really outstanding player."
Director Mourinho is also confident of renewing his contract with Son Heung-min.
British media, including the Daily Mail, reported that Tottenham was pursuing a renewal of a contract with Son Heung-min, and manager Mourinho requested a renewal of the club.
Son Heung-min signed a five-year contract with Tottenham in July 2018 until 2023.
Regarding this, Mourinho said, "Son Heung-min currently has 3 years of contract. It is not an extreme situation for everyone to worry." "Son Heung-min deserves to sign a new contract. Sooner or later the club will be renewed without any pressure." I believe."