Son Heung-min of the national soccer team kicked Hwang Hee-chan’s free kick in the second half of the friendly A-match between South Korea and Chile at Daejeon World Cup Stadium on the afternoon of the 6th. The ball blossomed in the top corner of Chile’s goal, leading to South Korea’s additional goal.
It has been a long time since Son Heung-min scored a goal with a free kick in the A match. Son Heung-min scored 32 goals in 100 A matches and nine of them outside the penalty box. A strong goal surprised the opposing goalkeeper. 스포츠토토
Son Heung-min, who scored an additional goal in the second half, ran with Connor and rejoiced with Hwang Hee-chan and his teammates who got a free kick. After the ceremony, I made eye contact with Jung Seung-hyun while moving to the center circle.
Son Heung-min, who talked to Jung Seung-hyun, approached the reporters and smiled broadly as he performed the camera ceremony (click ceremony), which Son Heung-min often showed to the EPL.
Son Heung-min is two years older than Jung Seung-hyun and a cap tip for the national team. Jung has been consistently selected for the national team. However, he had fewer chances to play in the game because he was pushed out of competition with Jang Hyun-soo and Kim Min-jae. It was a ceremony where Son Heung-min’s consideration shone to give confidence to Jung Seung-hyun.
After the game, Son Heung-min said, “The coach does not directly designate a free-kick kicker. Depending on the situation, the players kick on their own. There are many players on the national team who are good at free kicks. (Hwang) Inbeom, (Jung) Wooyoung, and (Hong)Cheol are good at kicking. He said, “A confident player kicks on his own at that time.”
Son Heung-min of the national soccer team joined the Century Club (100 A matches) for the 16th time as a male soccer player due to his participation in the match against Chile.
Meanwhile, the national soccer team will face Paraguay at Suwon World Cup Stadium on the 10th and Egypt at Seoul World Cup Stadium on the 14th.