LONDON: Tottenham Hotspur’s South Korea forward Son Heung-min has stated losing their first Champions League final would be painful for a totally long term as he prepares to ensure that does not manifest after they face Liverpool in Madrid subsequent month.

Son might now not speculate on the outcome of the June 1 in shape towards a aspect who've already beaten them two times inside the optimum League this season but said Spurs have to paintings hard to overcome a team that simply neglected out on the domestic league identify.

“I don’t want to speak approximately winning or losing.

. There’s a long term to put together for this important sport,” he stated.

“triumphing the Champions League way lots, but dropping might be painful for a long, long time. We simply need to be prepared and then we can see what occurs.

Liverpool are a strong crew, so how we play could be essential,” he advised the nighttime standard.

The 26-yr-vintage Son is assured that a three-week damage will see him go back to what he called “fire mode” towards the Merseysiders at Atletico Madrid’s Wanda Metropolitano stadium.

Tottenham, who got here fourth in the most useful League with Sunday’s 2-2 draw in opposition to Everton to qualify for the elite club competition next season, again to schooling on Wednesday as they began preparing for his or her first ecu Cup final.

despite netting 18 dreams for Spurs in all competitions due to the fact November, Son finds himself in a mini scoring drought after failing to locate the internet in his last 5 appearances.

He has already had greater time than his Tottenham team mates to recharge his batteries after serving the primary sport of a 3-suit home ban in opposition to Everton.

“I suppose all of us needs this time to relaxation,” said Son.

“We’re looking to get as suit as feasible, to ensure we give everything on this recreation.

“i'm a without a doubt, certainly positive guy and it is one of the excellent emotions to be playing in the Champions League very last, so I simply want to make sure that i am equipped for every single ball and every single second.

“it's miles in 3 weeks, so everything is in our fingers. I hope that i am in fire mode.”