Tottenham Hotspur winger Son Heung-Min and Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah have shared the Premier League’s golden boot award on a dramatic final day of the season.
Son started the day a goal behind Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah in the race to win the golden boot award, but netted twice in the space of five minutes to reach 23 Premier League goals and become the first Asian player to win the golden boot award.
Tottenham were 5-0 winners over bottom of the table Norwich at Carrow Road and Son left it late to overtake Salah, who was closing in on winning it for the third time in his career. Son scored twice in the space of five minutes in the 70th and 75th minutes to secure the crown.
2 021/22 Premier League top scorers:
Son Heung-Min ( Tottenham Hotspur) – 23
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) – 23
Cristiano Ronaldo ( Manchester United ) – 18
Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur) – 17
Sadio Mane (Liverpool) – 16