Dec
25
Korean sports stars shine in European football and American baseball


we have just about a week to go before
we usher in 2020 let’s get a wrap-up some of the biggest sports headline
makers for Korea conn-young would turn the spotlight to two superstars but
bother sonic min and major leaguer reunion 2019 was a memorable one for
Korean sports fans the nation’s two biggest stars shined in their respective
professional fields tournament and the English Premier League and dungeon in
Major League Baseball playing for Tottenham Hotspur Sun set a new record
for most goals scored by a South Korean footballer in the European League
surpassing cha bong-gun’s previous record up 121 goals earlier this month
he became the top Asian finisher in the Ballon d’Or voting an annual word given
to the world’s best football player son came in 22nd place out of 30 nominees he
was also named Tottenham Hotspurs 2019 MVP last week by CIEE s football
observatory the research group graded son as the
player who had the biggest influence on the team’s results
the Korean master dungeon will reportedly soon be signing a four-year
contract worth 80 million u.s. dollars with the Toronto Blue Jays once due
passes medical tests and puts pen to paper his deal will be the biggest ever
for a South Korean pitcher exceeding pizanno’s five years 65 million dollar
deal with the Texas Rangers in 2001 this came after his monstrous 2018-2019
campaign with the LA Dodgers do you add both the American and national leagues
with an ER a of 2.3 to he stands as the only Asian player to achieve that feat
the Korean left-hander earned his first all-star selection and became the
starting pitcher for the National League he was also the runner-up for the
National League’s psy Young Award an annual honor given to the best pitcher
of the regular season in the process he became the first Asian to receive a
first-place vote cáñamo Arirang news