Not long ago I've seen a compilation where an asian player by running the whole field (from his field to the opposite field, almost box to box) scored a goal, passing defenders mostly with speed in the Premier League (or in some of the english cups). I didnt pay too much attention to know who he was, but now I've seen another asian player scoring a goal after dribbling some defenders and I wanted to know if he was the same guy.

Which match was the one where an asian player in the Premier League (or in one of the english cups) scored a goal by running and passing defenders with speed the whole field?

  • Are you referring to this goal?
    – F1Krazy
    Jul 5 at 16:30
  • @F1Krazy yes, that goal
    – Pablo
    Jul 5 at 16:31

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This was a Premier League match between Tottenham and Burnley on 7 December 2019, in which Tottenham player Son Heung-Min (who is South Korean) sprinted almost the entire length of the pitch, passing several Burnley players, before scoring:

The goal later won the 2020 FIFA Puskás Award for the best goal scored anywhere in the world during the 2019-20 season.

  • he made another amazing goal
    – Pablo
    Jul 6 at 0:13

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