Son Heung-min led the team onto the field as the new captain of Tottenham.
The local broadcaster also interviewed Son before the game, noting the performance of “Captain Son.
[Son Heung-min/Tottenham: “The season is back and all the players are excited. The opening game is a really important game, and we expect a tight game. But we will make sure we get the three points today.”]
Tottenham and Son Heung-min’s first Premier League match of the season!
The start was crisp.
In the 11th minute, from a free kick opportunity, Romero opened the scoring with a thunderous header.
However, Romero felt unwell shortly after scoring and was quickly substituted.
From there, Brentford’s offense picked up steam.
In the 23rd minute, Son Heung-min conceded a penalty after being aggressively involved in defense, leading to a Tottenham goal.
Tottenham pulled a goal back for Brentford 13 minutes later.
But in first-half stoppage time, Son Heung-min opened the scoring with a powerful left-footed volley.
Emerson Royal then equalized with a mid-range shot that found the corner of the net.
Son Heung-min had the decisive scoring chance in the second half.
In the 15th minute of the second half, he connected with a powerful left-footed shot after Kluczewski’s shot bounced off a defender and found its way to the left side of the goal.
However, he was denied by the opposition goalkeeper and was replaced by Perisic in the 30th minute.
After failing to find the back of the net for Brentford in the second half, 먹튀검증토토사이트 Tottenham finished their opening game in a 2-2 draw.
Son will be looking for his first goal of the season against Manchester United on October 20.