Son Heung-min has grow to be the newest brand ambassador on the Burberry roster. The South Korean football icon and the British vogue residence announced the information on Instagram jointly.

“Being an athlete from the Premier League, it is my honour to husband or wife with a manufacturer so abundant in British heritage,” Son reported in the put up.

“I love Burberry’s attempt for creativeness and innovation which has been deeply inherited in its record, which are values that I winner,” he included.

Here’s all we know about Burberry and Son Heung-min partnership

‘A tale of getting large dreams’

Son plays for the English Leading League (EPL) club Tottenham Hotspur as a ahead.

He scored 23 targets in the 2021-22 EPL season to co-get the Golden Boot with Liverpool’s Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah. The accomplishment indicates that the 29-yr-old South Korean is the very first Asian player in any of the 5 major European football leagues to do so.

Noting his on-industry results, Burberry expressed satisfaction in partnering with Son.

“Son Heung-min’s job is a tale of owning large goals and functioning passionately towards them. Reflecting Burberry’s belief in opening areas and unlocking the electrical power of creativity to press boundaries, we welcome Son Heung-min to the Burberry Loved ones,” the corporation explained.

Whilst the facts of their affiliation and the duration of the ambassadorship have been not exposed, Burberry shared photographs exhibiting Son in parts from the label’s pre-Autumn/Winter season 2022 selection.

For Son, Burberry is the most current brand name in his endorsement bag. He turned TUMI’s newest manufacturer ambassador in February 2022. He also advertises for Adidas and has held offers with Gillette and Cartier.

Son’s unveiling as the model ambassador of a significant style house comes close on the heels of Gucci signing Manchester City participant Jack Grealish as their facial area and Dior getting Paris Saint-Germain’s French environment winner Kylian Mbappé on board.

A meteoric rise with Spurs

Son joined Spurs in 2015 subsequent a transfer from top rated-tier German football club Bayer Leverkusen. He has given that played in 325 matches across all tournaments for Spurs, scoring 131 plans and recording 74 assists. He is also the fastest player in EPL historical past to score 85 ambitions. The star footballer will participate in for Spurs until June 2025, pursuing a 4-calendar year contract extension he signed in 2021.

Exterior of his achievements for the club, Son has also performed brilliantly for the nationwide facet. He served South Korea acquire the gold medal in the 2018 Asian Game titles.

A 7-time winner of the Greatest Footballer in Asia award, Son was honoured with the Cheongnyong medal, South Korea’s optimum sporting recognition, by President Yoon Suk-yeol in June 2022 subsequent his EPL Golden Boot get.

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