Tottenham Hotspur ahead Son Heung-Min mentioned he was sorry to see supervisor Antonio Conte go away the membership and feels answerable for his exit after failing to duplicate his wonderful type from the earlier marketing campaign.
Son, 30, completed because the joint-top scorer within the Premier League with 23 targets to assist Spurs end fourth below Conte final season, however the South Korea worldwide has scored solely six instances within the league to date.
Tottenham parted methods with Conte on Sunday, eight days after he blasted his gamers as egocentric, missing staff spirit and unable to play below strain in a rare media convention following a 3-3 draw at Southampton.
“As a participant, I’m actually sorry. He is a world-class coach, and we had an excellent journey collectively,” Son mentioned after South Korea’s 2-1 pleasant loss to Uruguay in Seoul on Tuesday.
“I ought to have performed higher. I really feel answerable for his departure, as a result of I have never helped the membership all that a lot.
“I’m grateful for what he is completed … He is such an excellent coach and has a lot expertise. I will probably be rooting for him.”
Tottenham have been eradicated from the home cup competitions in addition to the Champions League. They’re fourth within the Premier League with 49 factors from 28 video games and return to motion at Everton on Tuesday.