Son Heung-min (born 8 July 1992) is a South Korean soccer player. He plays for the national soccer team of South Korea. Now let me clarify here that here we are talking about the captain of the Korean football team. He plays for Tottenham Hotspur in Premier League.
He is an icon in his country. Everybody in his country admires him. This Sportsperson is considered one of the best wingers in the world. In the last 24 hours in South Korea, 18 new cases of coronavirus were reported and 12 of these cases were reported in the capital Seoul.
These cases have come to light when health workers have been trying to trace some people visiting clubs who have come in contact with them after the infection spread.
According to data released by South Korea’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC), The total number of infected in the country has gone up to 10,840 and 256 people have died so far.
After fewer cases came in the last weeks, the authorities have given a social gathering here. Deregulation in charge of the rules had planned to reopen in a phased manner to schools.
In this scenario, Player is also trying to make their contribution. In this regard, Son posted an image on his Instagram account on 9th April 2020.
Childhood, Parents, Siblings & Education
In the capital of Gangwon, South Korea Son Heung-min took birth in the year 1992 (age 27 years; as in 2019). His father Son Woong-Jung was also a professional football player who is now a manager.
Son’s father has also played for Tottenham Hotspur. His mother Eun Ja Kil is the one who takes care of the home and her family. Heung also has a brother named Heung-Yun Son.
When he was a child his father admitted him to FC Seoul academy and there he took his training. He has also worked as a ball boy in some FC Seoul matches. His pa helped in learning the football precisely.
Body Measurements, Height & Weight
The sport that Son plays requires an extreme level of fitness. This is the reason why his diet exercise sessions all are properly scheduled. As Wikicelebs.com has found Son considers jogging as the best workout method.
Other than his game girls are also mad after looks. Heung is also a very stylish person. He is considered as the icon of South Korean culture. Son Heung-min is 6 ft (182.88 cm) tall in height which benefits him in his game. His weight is measured at around 170 pounds (77 Kg).
He always remains clean shaved. In the quarantine days, he is using his home equipment for work out.
Personal Life, Spouse & Girlfriend
The South Korean player keeps his life very secretive. He never reveals much about his personal life. We have found that Son Heung-min is dating his girlfriend named Yoo So-young.
It has been 5 years since they are dating each other. They first met each other in the year 2015 and are still together.
He is highly active on social media. He has a Facebook page which is followed by more than a million people.
There he shares information about his daily life with his fans and followers. Being a star he is a friend of famous people which includes many movie stars also.
|Real Full Birth Name||Son Heung-min.|
|Age (As of 2019)||27 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||8 July 1992.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Chuncheon, Gangwon, South Korea.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Birth Sign)||Cancer.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 6′.
Meters: 1.82 m.
Centimeters: 182.88 cm.
|Weight||Pounds: 170 lbs.
Kilograms: 77 Kg.
|Parents||Father: Son Woong-jung.
Mother: Eun Ja Kil.
|Social media||Facebook: Heung Min Son (1.05 million likes).
Instagram: hm_son7 (4 million followers).
|Favourite Footballer||Cristiano Ronaldo.|
|School||Local high school.|
|Position||Captain of South Korean National soccer team.|
|Net worth (As in 2020)||$20 million.|
|Last Updated||9 May 2020 (©️ Copyright – Wikicelebs.com)|
Some Hidden Facts about Son Heung-min
- His childhood passed in learning football and maybe this is the reason why he is such a successful player.
- He is considered one of the best soccer players in South Korea. He started his career back in the year 2008.
- He became a member of FC Seoul. Later he joined another team named Hamburger SV and played for them till 2010. He was only 16 years at that time.
- Son Heung-min is considered as one of the top 30 players in the world.
- Because of his performance in the year 2011, he got received his first contract to play in the league. In that year he scored a goal against Chelsea and caught the eyes of scouts.
- From 2008-2009 he played for the U-17 national team and later 2016-2018 he played for the U-23 team. In total, he has 36 career goals in his name.
- At present, he captains the national team and league matches play for Tottenham Hotspur. Because of his popularity, famous brands approach him to represent their brands as ambassadors.
- He is the brand ambassador of companies like Gillette. He also does promotions for the mobile phone company Samsung.
- His net worth is $20 million as in 2020 which is due to his $2 million yearly salary. He has many other sources of income also.
- He can speak German fluently.
- Son learned the German language by watching cartoon Spongebob Square Pants.
- His nickname is Sonaldo as he is a big fan of Cristiano Ronaldo.
- He has a Maserati Levante.
- Heung received his first contract on his 18th birthday.
- 4 million fans follow him on Instagram.
- He also loves to play PC games like Call of Duty Modern Warfare.
- Son Heung-min is also the brand ambassador of Adidas in South Korea.
- People call him the next Cha Bum-Kun.