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BREAKING: Son Heung-Min will undergo surgery after sustaining a fracture to right arm

Jose Mourinho in big trouble as another Tottenham top star set to miss 10 matches





- Son Heung Min Son sustained the injury after a collision with Aston Villa's Konsa

- The club revealed the South Korean underwent surgery and will be out for weeks

- Tottenham are currently embroiled in a frantic race for Champions League football

Tottenham have been dealt a major blow as their star forward Son Heung Min was ruled out for “a number of weeks” with a broken arm.

The South Korean reportedly sustained the injury in the dramatic 3-2 win over Aston Villa on Sunday, February 16.

In a club statement on Tuesday, the North London club said, “The South Korea international suffered the injury during our win against Aston Villa on Sunday.

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Following surgery, our medical staff shall be reviewing management options for Son’s rehabilitation with the player expected to be sidelined for a number of weeks."

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Other reports from England indicate the fracture could be around the elbow and such an injury could take up to months to recover from.

Son sustained the injury after a collision with Villa’s Ezri Konsa on Sunday.

Despite the collision and receiving treatment on the field, Son soldiered on and managed to score twice, including a dramatic winner at the very tail end of the game.

The 27-year old has been a shining light for Mourinho, particularly with the lengthy injury to top scorer Harry Kane who suffered a torn hamstring in January.

Notably, Son has scored in his past five appearances for Spurs.

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His injury means he is certain to miss Spurs’ Champions League tie with Leipzig as well as a crunch match against Chelsea on Saturday, February 22.

Mourinho will now have to make the most out of his limited attacking options, which include Lucas Moura, 22-year-old Dutchman Steven Bergwijn as well as Republic of Ireland international Troy Parrott, 18 who are the only fit forwards at his disposal at the moment.

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Legit.ng earlier reported that Son Heung-Min has been a jewel for Tottenham in the past few seasons at the London club and the striker has lots of money to spend on cars.

The Korean international who currently earns £110,000-per-week has a fleet of exclusive cars parked in his garage worth a whopping £1.5million.

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