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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 [...]

Son Heung-min Fans Worry Over His Grueling Schedule

Son Heung-min Fans Worry Over His Grueling Schedule

SEOUL, Sept. 10 (Korea Bizwire) – The issue of the exploitation of Korean football star Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur) has surfaced once again, spurred by news reports published by the international press over Son’s participation in one-too-many football matches recently. The English football-related news website “90min Football News” published a story earlier this month with [...]