Hong Hyun-seok (Gent), who plays in the Belgian first division, wants to overcome another mountain after overcoming the ‘big mountain’ of winning the Asian Games.
He plays in the top five European leagues (England, Spain, Germany, Italy and France).
He said, “I have always wanted to play in the top 5 leagues, but a really good opportunity came up.”
I think it will be even more important in the future, ” he said.
Hong Hyun-seok, who joined the training for the A match at the National Football Team Training Center (NFC) in Paju, Gyeonggi-do starting on the 9th, met with reporters and said, “I am familiar with Germany, having played there when I was young, but I also want to experience the English Premier League (EPL) stage.
I have an idea,” he said, expressing his ambition. 스포츠토토
Hong Hyun-seok, a winning member of the men’s soccer team at the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games, said, “I feel so good and unbelievable that I haven’t been able to sleep since yesterday.”
He added, “The coach has the biggest stake in the gold medal, and (Baek) Seung-ho, who worked really hard, has a big stake as well.” . “I want to say thank you,” he said.
led the team to victory by scoring goals in the second group match against Thailand, the round of 16 against Kyrgyzstan, and the quarter-finals against China .
In particular , Hong Hyun-seok, who scored a spectacular free kick goal in front of 50,000 Chinese spectators, left a deep impression on Korean fans with his ‘shh’ ceremony .
Hong Hyun-seok also showed humility, saying, “Compared to (Lee) Kang-in’s free kick ability, I am still far behind.”
Hong Hyun-seok joined the A national team for the first time last June after being called by coach Jurgen Klinsmann.
In September, he was also named to the A-match list and traveled to Europe before joining the Asian Games squad.
Hong Hyun-seok said, “I have not played a game that I am satisfied with with the national team A yet,” and strengthened his resolve, saying, “ I want to quickly score my debut goal with the national team .”
Seol Young-woo (Ulsan), who went to the Asian Games as a Hwang Seon-hong-ho wild card (player over 24 years of age), said, “It may be the same for all players, but I think a good opportunity has opened up as the military issue, which is a big part of soccer’s life in the long run, has been resolved.
We will work harder and focus on the remaining league games and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League (ACL),” he said.
Seol Young-woo, who joined the national team again after traveling to Europe and the Asian Games in September, said, “ I am happy every time I am called to the national team.
I want to continue to be on the national team for a long time, ” he said.
At the same time, he pledged,
“Because I play aggressively on my team, I tend to get criticized for my defensiveness on the national team, but I will focus more on defense and grow into a player with a good balance between offense and defense .”