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Son set for Friday surgery

15 June 2017 National Sport

Last Updated: 15/06/17 4:59pm

Heung-Min Son will go under the knife on Friday

Heung-Min Son will go under the knife on Friday

Tottenham’s Heung-Min Son will undergo surgery on his right forearm on Friday.

The South Korea international, who scored 21 goals for Spurs last season,

He was substituted in the 34th minute in Doha after landing awkwardly following an aerial challenge with Qatar’s Mohammed Musa.

Tottenham released a statement on their website on Thursday afternoon confirming Son needs an operation following further assessment and scans. The 24-year-old will continue to be monitored by the club’s medical staff ahead of a return to action next season.

Mauricio Pochettino’s side return for pre-season training on July 3. They then head for a 10-day tour of America, with the first game on July 22, before beginning their Premier League campaign with a trip to Newcastle on August 12.

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