Why is Son Heung-min wearing a mask at World Cup 2022?

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Almost ruled out, Tottenham Hotspur ace confirms he won't miss the Qatar tournament.

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Earlier this month, Son Heung-min fractured his eye socket during a Champions League match.

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In a Champions League victory over Marseille, Son fractured his eye socket

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When Son came off against Marseille, he did so early

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In a sickening collision, Spurs star Tony Parker hit Marseille defender Chancel Mbemba.

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Son needed immediate attention, and a few days later had to undergo surgery.

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His surgery was successful, and he was called up to the Asian giants' World Cup squad.