Spurs forward Son Heung-Min to use inspiration from Dutch legend against Bayer Leverkusen
Tottenham’s South Korean striker found inspiration from the Manchester United legend when they were together at Hamburg from August 2010.
“I was 17 or 18, Ruud van Nistelrooy signed and he helped me a lot,” said Son, 25, who has bagged five goals - three less than all last season - in seven appearances for Spurs this campaign.
“He saw my first training session and he talked to me. He told me I was a good player.
“He gave me confidence and I want to thank him for that. We had a really good team and were successful for a time with him.
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