Son Heung-min broke his goal drought in Saturday’s 6-2 thrashing of Leicester as the South Korean striker responded to been benched by scoring an hat-trick in 13 minutes.
Son scored all three of Tottenham’s final goals—including a couple of spectacular long-range shots—after coming off the bench, propelling them to a decisive victory and second place in the Premier League.
After being dropped for failing to score in his previous eight games, Son’s answer was the perfect one.
Son, who ended the 21/22 campaign as the joint-top scorer in the English top flight with Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah & was replaced by Dejan Kulusevski only days after Tottenham Boss, Antonio Conte issued a warning that no player was undroppable.
With Tottenham’s fifth victory in their last seven league games, The London based outfit have now leapfrogged Arsenal and are level with Man City on 17 points.
Checkout the EPL Golden Boot table After Son, Kane & Haaland scored today.
Erling Haaland is currently on top with 11 goals from his last seven games for the Citizens, while Harry Kane is the closest with 6 goals from 7 games. see the Full table below;
– Who do you think will end up winning the Golden Boot Award come the end of the season ?.