Son Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Family, Affairs, Facts & More


Full NameSon Heung-min
ProfessionProfessional Footballer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in feet inches- 6’ 0”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 75 kg
in pounds- 165 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)38-32-15
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
DebutInternational Football- 30 December, 2010 for South Korea
Club Football- July, 2010 for Hamburger SV
Jersey Number# 7 (South Korea)
# 7 (Tottenham Hotspur)
Teams Playing ForSouth Korea, Tottenham Hotspur
Current CoachesMauricio Pochettino, Shin Tae-yong
PositionWinger, Forward
Awards/Honours/Achievements • AFC International Footballer of the Year- 2015, 2017
• KFA Footballer of the Year- 2013, 2014, 2017
• AFIE Player of the Year- 2014
Career Turning Point2016-2017 season with Tottenham Hotspur
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 July, 1992
Age (as in 2017) 25Years
BirthplaceChuncheon, South Korea
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
Signature Son Signature
NationalityKorea, South
SchoolDongbuk High School
Educational QualificationHigh School
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
HobbyWatching Movies
Girls, Affairs & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
GirlfriendYoo So-young (2015-Present)
Son's Girlfriend Yoo-So-young
ParentsFather- Son Woong-jung
Heung Min Son's Father
Mother- Eun Ja Kil
Heung Min Son's Mother
SiblingsBrother- Heung-yun Son
Heung Min Son with His Brother
Sister- None
Favorite Things
Favorite Food(s)Korean Rice, Korean Barbeque
Favorite FootballerCristiano Ronaldo
Favorite MusicKorean Music, Hip-Hop
Style Quotient
Cars CollectionFerrari, BMW
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)$2 Million (₹13.5 Crore)
Net Worth (approx.)$20 Million (₹135 Crore)


Some Lesser Known Facts About Son

  • Does Son smoke?: No
  • Does Son drink alcohol?: Yes
  • He was born in a family of footballers, his father was a professional footballer and coach.
  • His family used to live in New Zealand but returned back to South Korea when he was just 3 years old.
  • At the age of 18, he scored on his debut game in Bundesliga against FC Köln.
  • In his childhood, he was a Manchester United fan as his South Korean legend Park Ji-Sung and his favourite player Cristiano Ronaldo were playing there. Park Ji-Sung Cristiano Ronaldo
  • He dropped out of his high school in less than a year of joining.
  • At the age of 16, he joined the Hamburger SV’s youth academy. Son playing for Hamburger SV
  • On 30 October 2010, his goal against FC Köln made him the youngest player in Hamburg’s history to score a goal in Bundesliga.
  • Son was an integral part of the South Korean Team participating at the 2011 AFC Asia Cup.
  • Son scored his first International goal in the tournament against India, handing his team a 4-1 victory.
  • On 3 June 2013, he joined Bayer Leverkusen. Son playing for Bayer Leverkusen
  • On 9 November 2013, he scored his first hat-trick for his team and that too against his former side Hamburgers SV.

  • He was also the part of the South Korean squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
  • On 28 August 2015, he marked his presence in the Premier League by joining Tottenham Hotspur on a 5-year contract. Son playing for Tottenham Hotspur
  • At the start of 2016-2017 Season, he had a thought of leaving the club as he wasn’t getting much playing time; but in the end, he decided to stay and earn his place in the team.
  • With consistent performances, he soon became a favourite of Spurs fans and a go-to man for Mauricio Pochettino.

  • In an Interview, he told that he is a huge admirer of Cristiano Ronaldo and considers him his Idol.