Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min applauds fans after playing Watford. Photo: ReutersTottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min applauds fans after playing Watford. Photo: Reuters
Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min applauds fans after playing Watford. Photo: Reuters

Ballon d’Or: Son Heung-min moves step closer to ‘dream’ as he joins Virgil Van Dijk, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on longlist

  • Spurs’ South Korean superstar is among first-nominees on 30-man longlist but no place for last year’s winner Luka Modric
  • No Asian players have won men’s award but Japan’s Homare Sawa won women’s equivalent in 2011

Topic |   Uefa Champions League
Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min applauds fans after playing Watford. Photo: ReutersTottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min applauds fans after playing Watford. Photo: Reuters
Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min applauds fans after playing Watford. Photo: Reuters
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