Heung-min Son closes on Salah & matches Ronaldo with hat-trick vs Aston Villa


A series of statistics highlighting the scintillating recent production of Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min have come to the fore on Saturday.

South Korean international Son, of course, stole the headlines across the English media this evening, owing to his latest stellar individual display.

After making the trip to the midlands for a Premier League showdown with Steven Gerrard's Aston Villa, Spurs ran riot, to position themselves firmly in the driver's seat for the final top-four berth.

And that man Son proved the star of the show, bagging three of the visitors' four goals, amid a Man of the Match display.

In turn, on the back of his latest three-goal haul, as alluded to above, a series of statistics aptly highlighting the brilliance of Tottenham's in-form wide-man across not only the campaign to date, but his Premier League career as a whole, have surfaced online.

Check out the best of the stats in question below:

Spurs eyeing Champions League

So, what does Tottenham's latest rampant victory mean for the Premier League table?

Antonio Conte's men now sit three points clear of north London rivals Arsenal in 5th, on the back of the Gunners' shock defeat at the hands of Brighton this afternoon.

Not only that, but the Lilywhites have also extended their advantage over Manchester United to a full six points, after Ralf Rangnick's faltering outfit too fell to defeat on Saturday, courtesy of a solitary strike on the part of Everton's Anthony Gordon at Goodison Park.

Read more:

‘It wasn’t easy’: Cristian Romero opens up on Tottenham struggles

Antonio Conte drops Tottenham transfer hint ahead of summer window


Conor Laird

Conor Laird

Die-hard Juventus fan with a love for all things Italian, and a real soft spot for Arsenal cult heroes. Emmanuel Eboue, Nicklas Bendtner, Philippe Senderos... Give them all statues outside the Emirates.

Related Content