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Son is proud of his side’s performance against the Citizens

Sun 15 August 2021 | 19:30

Tottenham’s win against Manchester City made Son proud of their performance.

Tottenham

defeated the reigning champions of the Premier League in their opening match to deny

Guardiola

from improving his record after winning 11 executive opening matches after his defeat with Barcelona in the La Liga opening match in 2008.

Son Heung-min

, who scored the Spurs’ game-winner, has talked about the match insisting that he is proud of his team for defeating the best team in the world.

"Obviously we want to start well, first game of the season, first game with the fans, finally,"

he told Sky Sports

.

"It was just an incredible performance. Everyone worked so hard to get this three points and obviously Man City is currently the best team in the world, so this means a lot for us and for the start of the season."

He has also been asked about the absence of his attacking pair, although he refused to give a clear answer to the question and tried to avoid getting involved in the rumors around

Kane’s

future with Tottenham.

"We are all professional, we wanted to just focused on game, it doesn't matter who's involved,"

Son added

.

"Everyone was really focused for this game. Obviously, Harry is so important for us, but let's see. Let's let H prepare well for the season."

The reporters didn’t leave the matter and asked

Nuno Espirito

about Harry Kane, although he has defeated Guardiola three times in the Premier League, and he said that he decides about using Harry Kane soon, insisting that Harry Kane must get back to action as soon as possible.

"Look, Harry Kane is one of the best players in the world, honestly,"

Nuno said.

"We are very lucky to have him.

"He has to get ready and help the team. We still have to go to Portugal then we think about [whether he plays against next weekend] Wolves."


source: SportMob

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