Jul 11, 2010
Son Heung-Min hit a second-half hat-trick and continued to impress in his fledgling preseason for Hamburg SV as the 1. Bundesliga team thrashed amateur side Halstenbeck Rellingen seven-nil. Ruud van Nistelrooy added a brace in the first-half. The former U-17 star has quickly made a name for himself at the north German club during the preseason warmup games as manager Armin Veh has given him ample opportunity to showcase his skills — and Son has delivered with aplomb, having been shifted from midfielder to striker and often partnering with Ruud van Nistelrooy to great effect.
Son has recently celebrated his 18th birthday by signing a two-year professional contract with the senior side. He will be one to look out for this coming season: