A local report came out that Son Heung-min (29, Tottenham) of ‘Son Sasational’ was infected with Corona 19.
The British media Football Insider reported on the 7th (Korean time) that “Heung-Min Son is one of Tottenham’s Corona 19 patients.”
Earlier, local media such as Football London reported that “several players and coaches at Tottenham have tested positive for COVID-19.”
However, this is the first time that a specific player name has been revealed.
According to Football Insider, along with Heung-Min Son, Lucas Moura, Ben Davis, Emerson Royal, Brian Hill and Christian Romero are known to be confirmed players.
Coaches Ryan Mason and Christian Stellini also tested positive.
They will self-isolate for 10 days according to UK quarantine guidelines. He is expected to miss the next three games.
Tottenham will play Stade Rennes (France) and UEFA Europa Conference League on the 10th, then Brighton on the 12th and Leicester City on the 17th.
Heung-Min Son, who has been very active in the recent Premier League (EPL) with two goals in a row, was also stopped.
Son Heung-min led the 3-0 win over Norwich City on the 5th with one goal and one assist. He has scored 6 goals (2 assists) in the league this season.
Tottenham are 5th in the league (8 wins, 1 draw, 5 losses, 25 points).
Meanwhile, local reports came out that Son Heung-min was also infected with Corona 19 in October, but it turned out that the team’s test result was wrong.