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“I have to find a husband for my daughter like him”- Tottenham’s coach Antonio Conte in awe of Son Heung-min

Antonio Conte has given the forward his support.

Son Heung-min and Antonio Conte

Son Heung-min, according to Antonio Conte, would make the ideal husband for his daughter. Son shared the best goal scorer honours in the Premier League last season, though, as Dejan Kulusevski has noted, the Swede almost managed to ruin it for Son.


Son would have hoped to have an even bigger influence as the team set their sights on bigger ambitions than merely finishing fourth after a summer of Conte’s tough preseason and more squad additions. The South Korean hasn’t yet found his rhythm, despite Spurs’ strong start to the season, which has resulted in 10 points out of a possible 12.

However, Conte isn’t very concerned about the forward and has backed him to start scoring again. He has also backed his character, giving him a ringing endorsement as the type of man he’d like his daughter to marry.


Sonny is a really sensible player. He’s really sensible and a top man, a really good guy,” the Italian said following Spurs 2-0 win over Forest on Sunday.

If I am to give an example, I have to find a husband for my daughter I’d like to be a person like him!

“In this moment maybe he’s suffering a lot that he’s not scoring. But he has to continue in this way and trust himself because in every game he has the opportunity, the chance to score and then he has to be calm. We trust him and the team-mates.

You know very well the importance of this player with Harry Kane and for sure he’s a bit disappointed that he’s not scoring but no problem. For me, Sonny will always be a nut in my team, in my ambition of football.” said Conte to sources.

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The significance of Son Heung-min to Tottenham Hotspur

“I have to find a husband for my daughter like him"- Tottenham's coach Antonio Conte in awe of Son Heung-min 2

Sonny appeared in 45 of our 53 games throughout all competitions, contributed 24 goals, and ended 2021–22 with 325 appearances and 131 goals overall. In club tournaments, Heung-Min Son averages 0.5 goals per game.

He averaged 0.56 goals per game in 43 club games last year, totaling 24 goals. Heung-Min Son has taken a total of 9 shots this season for Tottenham, 5 of which were on goal. Heung-Min Son has finished 73 percent of his passes.

Despite playing all but 31 minutes of the league season so far, Son has scored zero goals and provided just one assist following the victory over Nottingham Forest.

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