Son Heung-min scored the 12th goal of the season, leading Tottenham to the Europa League round of 32.

The penalty kick was also conceded to a colleague and praise was poured out.

This is reporter Lee Jeong-chan.


Son Heung-min, who became the front-line striker after Harry Kane was injured, showed his true value in the 11th minute of the second half, when he was tense 1-1 with Linz.

After receiving the ball that Ndombele stabbed with his unique fast foot, he pierced the corner of the opposite goal with his right foot.

Taste the goal in 12 days and scored the 12th goal in the season.

Son Heung-min, who scored a reversal goal, was replaced in the second half in the 37th minute, and Tottenham later faced a crisis.

Tottenham equalized after two minutes and took the lead again with Ali's penalty goal in the 43rd minute of the second half, but after extra time Karamoko scored a 3-3 draw.

Tottenham, who secured second place in the group, advanced to the final of 32 in the Europa League. Manager Mourinho showed disappointment in the performance of some players, but raised as much as Son Heung-min.

[Mourinho/Tottenham Manager: I think we would have lost without Son Heung-min and Hovier (who always do their best).]

Bale, who scored the last penalty goal in the first half, said this goal was due to Son Heung-min's concession.

[Gareth Bale/Tottenham striker: Before the game, Son Heung-min or I was decided to take a penalty kick.

Son Heung-min was willing to give up, so I accepted it happily.]

Son Heung-min, who has shown both caring for his teammates and instincts as a solver, goes on a continuous goal hunt against Arsenal on Monday.

(Video editing: Kijung Woo)

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