Jose Mourinho has dubbed Son Heung-min Sonaldo after evaluating the Tottenham ahead to former Brazil striker Ronaldo.
South Korea star Son raced from one field to the opposite for a shocking solo goal as Tottenham thrashed Burnley 5-zero within the Premier League.
Harry Kane fired a brace, with Lucas Moura and Moussa Sissoko each heading in the right direction too as Mourinhos males romped to victory on the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Spurs boss Mourinho likened Sons wonder goal to Ronaldos mazey effort for Barcelona against Compostela in 1996, earlier than praising the 27-year-olds work ethic.
Even earlier than this goal my son calls him Sonaldo, and right now he was Sonaldo Nazario, mentioned Mourinho.
The one factor that got here to my thoughts was a goal the place I had the honour to be sat subsequent to Sir Bobby Robson, in 1996, and Ronaldo Nazario scored a goal against Compostela from behind the midway line and scored a really related goal.
Requested if Son is a managers dream given his humility and laborious graft, Mourinho continued: From the skin I had that feeling. I had a sense, and the expertise, not my expertise however of some colleagues; I even keep in mind talking with Sir Alex (Ferguson) about Ji-sung Park.
Its in all probability a cultural assume, that gamers from that a part of the world are very coachable, they wish to be taught and are very humble.
I met his mother and father yesterday, and I understood additionally the place it comes from. The child is incredible and I’m so comfortable.
Captain Kane conjured two massively-spectacular objectives however nonetheless wound up having a high-degree efficiency overshadowed by Sons star flip.
New boss Mourinho was fast to reward the skippers all-spherical exhibiting nevertheless, admitting he’s already struggling for correct accolades.
Its not simply the objectives, its the mix play, its what he does between the strains, its what he does within the defensive course of and its what he does at a management degree, Mourinho mentioned of Kane.
Unimaginable. Once more: high, high, high participant and particular person. I can’t discover any extra phrases to explain him.
I can’t have a foul feeling with these guys. Im right here to assist them.
So if I will help them to be higher then thats what I need.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche was left to lament a irritating afternoon, particularly in his sides slapstick defending within the lead-as much as Sons wonder goal.
Im really aggravated at supply, thats the place we didnt take care of it, mentioned Dyche.
After which theres additionally time for a technical foul, which we didnt do.
Its very naive and simply the element of the work we do, simply to not cease it at supply after which to not go for a technical foul.
We gave the ball away for enjoyable right now; 5 objectives from 5 giveaways, key giveaways, sloppiness, particulars.
We dont usually flip it over that simply. In steadiness we had two key possibilities at one-nil and two-nil down.
Im not saying wed have gained the sport, however that would have given us a foothold. They had been tremendous scientific of their ending.
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