Tottenham Hotspur striker Son Heung-min (31) of the English Premier League (EPL) has been recognized as the best soccer player in Asia for six consecutive years.
Chinese sports media Titan Zhoubao (Titan Sports) announced on the 6th (local time) that Son Heung-min was selected as the winner of the 2022 Asian Golden Globe Awards. This award, established by Titan Zhoubao, was created in 2013, inspired by the Ballon d’Or awarded by the French media, France Football. Players who play for national or club teams belonging to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) are eligible for the award.
Son Heung-min received this award for the 6th consecutive year since 2017 and the 8th time in his career. So far, 10 awards have been made, 메이저놀이터 of which Son Heung-min has won the award 8 times. Son Heung-min has previously won awards in 2014 and 2015. In 2013, when Son Heung-min did not receive the award, Keisuke Honda and Shinji Okazaki (Japan) received it in 2016.
Among the 25 candidates, Son Heung-min received the most 256 points (26.7%). Mehdi Taremi (Porto), the main player of the Iran national team, took second place with 120 points (12.5%). Saudi Arabia’s Salem Al Dosari (Riyadh) ranked third with 112 points (11.7%). Kim Min-jae, who plays for Napoli (Italy), took 4th place with 99 points.