South Korean star Son Heung-min was all smiles as he reunited with his Tottenham team-mates with a gold Asian Games medal in his possession.
By winning the tournament, Son successfully becomes exempt from compulsory national service which would have thrown his career in north London into doubt.
But having played a key role in South Korea‘s recent tournament success, Son is re-energised and ready to go ahead of Tottenham’s highly-anticipated match against Liverpool at Wembley on Saturday.
Son Heung-min was all smiles as he returned to Tottenham with a gold Asian Games medal
The attacker played a key role as he guided his country to the title – avoiding national service