Oh Hyun-gyu, a striker for the professional soccer team Suwon Samsung and a reserve member for the Qatar World Cup, joined Celtic.
In the 5 years of his contract, the transfer fee was 3 million euros, and his value as a goal scorer was recognized to the extent of reaching about 4 billion won.
This is reporter Sohn Ki-seong.
Oh Hyeon-gyu led Suwon Samsung to remain in the first division by scoring a dramatic header goal in last year’s K-League promotion playoffs.
Equipped with reckless breakthrough and goal-making skills, Oh Hyun-kyu was noticed by coach Bento and followed him to the World Cup in Qatar.
Celtic, who closely watched Oh Hyun-gyu, who grew up to the national team level, recruited Oh Hyun-gyu instead of Cho Kyu-seong, who chose to remain in the K-League.
His contract period is 5 years, the transfer fee is 3 million euros, our money is about 4 billion won, and the annual salary is known to be more than 700 million won.
Celtic immediately released a video of Oh Hyun-kyu wearing the number 19 and delivered a welcome message in Korean.
It seems that Celtic felt a great attraction for the growth potential of Oh Hyun-gyu, who had already solved military problems at the age of 21.
[Soundbite] Oh Hyeon-kyu/Scotland Celtic FC : “I’m really excited and happy to come to a city I’ve seen in movies. 메이저놀이터 The days ahead are like a dream to me, so I think there will be only happy things.”]
Celtic is Scotland, where Ki Sung-yueng and Cha Doo-ri were active. A prestigious team that is currently leading the league.
Oh Hyun-kyu, who was urgently transfused in the winter transfer market, also revealed an ambitious goal.
[Soundbite] Oh Hyun-kyu/Celtic FC Striker : “I want to score a lot of goals here, win the championship together, and go to the European Champions League and go up high.
” I look forward to seeing what you will show on stage.