Heung Min-Son continued his strong recent form for Bayer Leverkusen with a spectacular winner against Borussia Monchengladbach.
Manchester United’s struggles to sign top-class players in the summer has been well documented, with the likes of Cesc Fabregas, Thiago Alcantara and Daniele De Rossi turning down switches to Old Trafford.
Another man who supposedly rejected the chance to join David Moyes’ men was Heung Min-Son, who opted to move from Hamburg to Bayer Leverkusen in the off-season.
The South Korea international’s reputation has continued to strengthen in Germany this term, with the skillful attacker playing his part in the BayArena outfit’s excellent season.
Sami Hyypia’s men recorded a hard-fought 1-0 away win over fellow high-flyers Borussia Monchengladbach on Friday night, with Son netting this spectacular winner in the 62nd minute.
The victory gives Leverkusen a temporary seven-point advantage over Borussia Dortmund in second, and closes the gap on Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich to ten points.
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