Tottenham Hotspur had a 2-2 draw against Arsenal in the sixth round of the 2023/24 English Premier League at the Emirates Stadium in London, England, on the 24th. 스포츠토토핫 Son Heung-min was the main character. Tottenham showed its presence by showing an active performance whenever it was needed.
Son Heung-min shook Arsenal’s net in the second minute of the first half, but he swallowed the disappointment as the offside was declared. Later, in the 22nd minute of the first half, he handed over an amazing pass from the right side and Johnson showed a threatening shot, but the record of offensive points was destroyed as the goalkeeper was blocked.
However, Son Heung-min was extraordinary. In the 42nd minute of the first half, James Medicine scored through a sensational touch that slightly changed the direction of giving up a pass after a mixed situation at the gate. He scored his fourth EPL goal this season.
The scoring didn’t stop. In the 10th minute of the second half, Medicine went on a counterattack after breaking through after taking Jorginho’s ball under pressure. He gave up a pass, but Son Heung-min scored in a 1:1 situation with the goalkeeper. It was the moment when his fifth EPL goal was scored.
Son Heung-min scored multiple goals in the North London derby against Arsenal, leaving him with only one goal left in his European career of 200 goals. He was also ranked second in the EPL scoring rankings this season with five goals after Erling Holland.
Son Heung-min also scored 150 goals in his Tottenham uniform through multiple goals against Arsenal. Son Heung-min said, “I’m really proud of Tottenham’s 150 goals with fans. It’s a special milestone. The most important thing today is that we showed unity and fighting as a team. There are many things to look forward to. I’m ready to be stronger and do more together next week,” he said.
In addition, he was rewarded with his multi-goal performance against Arsenal by being named in the EPL and BBC’s Best 11. Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta seems to be disappointed with his second loss.
Arteta said, Mistakes are a part of football, and they are inevitable. Sometimes you have to be lucky. However, that was not the case against Tottenham. He then lamented, If Medison ran with the ball and Son Heung-min was in front of him, it couldn’t be worse.
Son Heung-min showed his presence as a front-line striker even before the match against Arsenal. Son Heung-min started the fourth round match against Burnley as a front-line striker.
Son Heung-min equalized through a sensational chip shot after the goalkeeper came out and confirmed that there was space after a pass play with Manor Solomon in the 16th minute of the first half when Tottenham allowed a run.
Later, Son Heung-min’s show began. After receiving Solomon’s pass in the 19th minute of the second half, Son Heung-min flooded in and made his team’s fourth goal and his second of the season through direct shooting.
Son Heung-min did not stop scoring. In the 22nd minute of the second half, he dug into the back of Burnley’s defense and scored again after receiving a prisoner’s pass. It was the moment when he achieved his first hat trick of the season.
It was Son’s fourth career hat trick. Following Southampton 2020/21, Aston Villa 2021/22 and Leicester City 2022/23. As Son Heung-min continues to play as a front-line striker, Enze Postecoglou also expressed an atmosphere that he plans to continue to use the guarantee check.