coach London Tottenham Jose Mourinho ahead of Champions League match against German “Leipzig” said that the forward of club son Heung-Min in the current season probably will not play.
“the Situation with son Heung-min – could not be worse from the perspective of substitutability of the player. All too obvious, and nothing to do here it is impossible, said Mourinho, as quoted by the press service of UEFA. – We play with those we have.”
South Korean football player was injured in the match of the 26th round of the Premier League with “Aston Villa” (3:2), in which he scored a brace, what brought victory to his team. After the match the press service of “spurs” reported that 27-year-old winger is out indefinitely because of a broken hand. In the coming days, son Heung-Min will take the operation.
“I’m in this season for son Heung-min already count will not. If he can spend two or three matches, thanks to the optimism of our press representative,” concluded Mourinho.
son Heung-Min moved to Tottenham from Leverkusen in the summer of 2015 for 16 million euros. In this season, the South Korean in the “spurs” took part in 32 games in all competitions, scoring 16 goals and gave 9 assists.
Recall, the Champions League match “Tottenham” – “Leipzig” will be held on Wednesday, February 19, in London, beginning at 23:00 Moscow time.