“Tottenham Hotspur’s Son Heung-min mentioned BTS in his latest tweet. He congratulated the members for their hit song “Permission to Dance” and he reiterated that he has always been a fan of BTS, official ARMY. In a short clip he revealed that he wants to thank BTS and mentioned Jimin’s message to him. For being grateful to the seven members Son revealed that he will be sending each of the members signed jerseys from him
Son is a South Korean professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and captains the South Korean national team. He is regarded as one of the best footballers of Asian heritage of all time.
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Widely regarded as one of the best wingers in the world and also one of the best three Asian players in European football history, Son was the first Asian player in history to score more than 50 goals in the Premier League, and was nominated for the Ballon d’Or in 2019, the highest-ever rank so far by an Asian player.
Often considered an icon of South Korean culture, Son is viewed as a symbol of national pride in South Korea for his achievements, and has been listed in Forbes Korea Power Celebrity 40, where he ranked 9th in 2019, and 4th in both 2020 and 2021.