Heung-Min Son’s bid to avoid military service and win a gold medal at the Asian Games continued on Monday as South Korea beat Uzbekistan 4-3 to book their place in the semi-finals.

Tottenham forward Son will not have to serve mandatory military service for his country if South Korea win gold at the tournament. And even though he didn’t score, Son played a key role in his country’s quarter-final victory.

However, perhaps his most notable moment came off the ball. Son simply couldn’t watch as his side scored a winning penalty in stoppage time. Watch the spot-kick and Son’s reaction below.



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