Friday, 22 Feb 2019

Mauricio Pochettino salutes Son and Spurs ‘heroes’ after Dortmund win

• Manager jokes that when team’s talisman scores it is game over
• South Korean now has 11 goals from his last 12 club games

Mauricio Pochettino saluted his talismanic goalscorer Son Heung-min after the Tottenham forward helped to move the team to within touching distance of the Champions League quarter-finals.

Son volleyed Spurs into a 47th-minute lead against Borussia Dortmund at Wembley in the first leg of the last-16 tie before late goals from the stop-gap left wing-back, Jan Vertonghen, and the substitute Fernando Llorente sealed a memorable 3-0 win.

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