‘Sonsional’ Son Heung-min (31) mentioned the retirement of ‘Welsh football legend’ Gareth Bale (34), who played together at Tottenham Hotspur in the past.
On the 10th (hereinafter Korean time), Bale announced the news of his retirement as a player through his SNS. Bale has decided to retire from both the club and the Welsh national team. 안전놀이터
Afterwards, Son Heung-min said on his SNS on the same day, “He is a legend of Tottenham and a legend of soccer. Congratulations on achieving an amazing career.”
Subsequently, Son Heung-min cheered for the new life he would face after his retirement, saying to Bale, “I wish you good luck in the next chapter.”
Son Heung-min and Bale played together as fellow strikers at Tottenham in the 2020-21 season. At the time, Bale encouraged Son Heung-min to vote for the Puskas Award.
Bale, who started his playing career at Southampton, went on to play for Tottenham and Real Madrid, the world’s best club. His last team is Los Angeles FC.
Bale won the European Football Federation (UEFA) Champions League five times and left the achievements of Euro 2016 semifinals. However, he chose to retire relatively early due to frequent injuries.