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Commemorative Medals for Footballer Son Heung-min Go on Sale

Commemorative Medals for Footballer Son Heung-min Go on Sale

DAEJEON, July 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Special limited medals produced to celebrate the distinguished career of Tottenham Hotspur’s South Korean star Son Heung-min went on sale Monday, according to the state-run minting agency. Korea Minting, Security Printing & ID Card Operating Corp. (KOMSCO) said the medals themed on the 28-year-old striker for Tottenham Hotspur in [...]

Tottenham’s Son Heung-min Wraps Up Three-week Military Training with Flying Colors

Tottenham’s Son Heung-min Wraps Up Three-week Military Training with Flying Colors

SEOUL, May 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Tottenham Hotspur’s South Korean star Son Heung-min completed a three-week military training program with the best performance among all trainees Friday, as he excelled in shooting skills and other areas, officials said. Son is one of the top five trainees to receive a prize at the camp’s graduation ceremony [...]

Yahoo Japan Criticized over Profile Picture of Son Heung-Min

Yahoo Japan Criticized over Profile Picture of Son Heung-Min

SEOUL, Dec. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Controversy sparked over a profile picture of South Korean football star Son Heung-min posted on Japan’s largest internet portal. Online football forums criticized the profile picture of Son posted on Yahoo Japan. Yahoo Japan’s profile of the Tottenham Hotspur’s attacking ace includes a picture of him tackling Everton’s Andre [...]

Football Star Son Heung-min Named S. Korea’s Favorite Athlete in Poll

Football Star Son Heung-min Named S. Korea’s Favorite Athlete in Poll

SEOUL, Oct. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean men’s national football captain Son Heung-min has been named the country’s favorite athlete in a national survey released Thursday. Son topped the poll conducted by Gallup Korea on people’s favorite athletes. He earned 35 percent of support from 1,700 South Koreans aged 13 or older. The poll [...]

SK Telecom Uses 5G Technology to Create Remote Soccer Lesson Taught by Son Heung-min

SK Telecom Uses 5G Technology to Create Remote Soccer Lesson Taught by Son Heung-min

SEOUL, Dec. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — Son Heung-min, a South Korean professional footballer playing his trade with Premier League side Tottenham, opened a remote soccer school for elementary school students in South Korea using SK Telecom Co.’s 5G and media technology. SK Telecom revealed the 5GX Dream Project via YouTube and television, where Son makes [...]