The view from Asia

Son's shining across Europe

October 30, 2012
By John Duerden
In an official website that is as slick as the player himself, the visitor is helpfully informed that Son Heung-min's contract with Hamburg SV ends in 2014. The club has made it a priority to extend that as the 20-year-old attacker is on fire in the Bundesliga. Shinji Kagawa may have impressed for Manchester United but no Asian footballer in Europe has had the same impact this season as the South Korean - known in his homeland as 'Super Talent'. Five goals already this season is testament to that. ...

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