A reporter picked the wrong man this week when he quizzed Tottenham Hotspur manager Ange Postecoglou on the value of the Asian Cup, which will cost the injury-hit Premier League club the services of Son Heung-min for a few weeks in the new year.
South Korea coach Paulo Bento said on Thursday Son Heung-min will be selected for the World Cup in Qatar, adding that he does not have a contingency plan in place if the forward is unable to recover from a facial injury in time.
Conte won three Serie A titles with Juventus before winning the Premier League and FA Cup with Chelsea.
Son Heung-min’s prolific start to the season continued with his 76th minute header giving Tottenham Hotspur a 1-0 win at winless Burnley.
Son’s four goals were set up by the team striker, Harry Kane, who added the fifth goal for Spurs minutes before the final whistle.
Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean striker Son Heung-min began his three-week military training at a marines boot camp on Monday, a report said, with the Premier League on hold over the coronavirus pandemic.
Tottenham forward Son Heung-min will start four weeks of national service in South Korea this month.
Tottenham Hotspur South Korean winger, Son Heung-min, is set to join the South Korean army to carry out four weeks of national service.
Tottenham's Son Heong-min was sent off after intervening heavily against Everton's Andre Gomes. FA has canceled the Red card shown to Son.
The game is scheduled on 1 June in Wanda Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid.
The South Korean played a great role in his team’s route to the final having scored four goals.
Son sent the home fans inside the London club's majestic new stadium into delirium as he fired past Ederson in the 78th minute.
The long-delayed new 62,000-seater arena finally hosted a Premier League game last week when Tottenham beat Crystal Palace 2-0.
Son Heung-min makes a point of sharing the credit for the team's successes.
Tottenham Hotspur are investigating an alleged incident of racism by one of their own supporters towards South Korean forward Son Heung-min.
The arrival of Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-min for South Korea's Asian Cup campaign will not change their approach to a tournament in which they have reached the last 16 knockout round, coach Paulo Bento has said.
South Korea forward Son Heung-min believes a break from international duty in November helped him avoid a mid-season burnout as he remains determined to help his country end a 59-year Asian Cup title drought.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has lamented the fact on-form Son Heung-min will miss another chunk of the club season next month at the Asian Cup.
Tottenham Hotspur showed the Premier League title race might not be just a two-horse affair with a hugely impressive 6-2 win at Everton on Sunday with Harry Kane and Son Heung-min both scoring twice.
Mauricio Pochettino has urged Son Heung-Min to follow his superb goal against Chelsea with a sustained spell of excellence.