“If you could spend 5 minutes with anyone from the past or present, who would it be?” was the exercise that Heung-Min Son was given, in a dynamic that the official Tottenham media organized with Amazon Prime Video Sport.
And although it was difficult for him to answer for the number of characters he was able to select, the experienced South Korean attacker ended up choosing his maximum idol in soccer.
Yes, the current Tottenham player agreed that he would love to have a deeper conversation with Cristiano Ronaldo for details about his work methodology and everything he has done to stay on top for so long.
“It is a difficult question because there are many people. Obviously I would like to see Cristiano Ronaldo. I want to have a real conversation to find out how he works and all these kinds of things about football “, Son concluded, in statements that were collected on Tottenham’s official YouTube channel.
Despite not being able to chat so much with him, the former Bayer Leverkusen had the opportunity to exchange jersey with The bug during the 2019/20 preseason and there, in his appearance before the media, he explained how his admiration arose: “I grew up watching him when he was playing in the Premier League. I still admire him and he is still my great, great idol. Someday I would like to be like him ”.
For his discipline, professionalism, consistency and talent, Cristiano has earned a very special admiration among his colleagues. You could make a long list with figures who, like Heung-Min Son, see you as a reference.
Undefeated data. Heung-Min Son registers 101 goals in the 255 games he has played for Tottenham. One of the best signings of the London entity.
Did you know..? Like Cristiano Ronaldo (2009), Heung-Min Son (2020) managed to win the Puskas Award for the best goal of the year. A very special award in your professional career.