Oh Hyun-kyu (Suwon), who played an active role as the ’27th player’ at the 2022 Qatar World Cup and contributed to Korea’s advance to the round of 16, is stepping up to the European market he dreamed of.
Sports broadcaster ‘Sky Sports’ said on the 20th (local time), “Celtic is close to signing Suwon striker Oh Hyeon-kyu. The player wants to transfer to Celtic, and Celtic is also confident that the transfer will happen. We have also planned a medical test.” Reported.
On the same day, the Suwon club also admitted that they had received an offer from Celtic that was difficult to refuse.
‘Sky Sports’ reported that Celtic made an offer to Oh Hyun-gyu’s teammate Cho Kyu-seong (Jeonbuk), but negotiations with Jeonbuk fell into a stalemate as the player considered various options.
Sky Sports also revealed that Greek striker Yorgos Gyakumakis from Celtic has an imminent move to Japan’s Urawa Reds. According to the report, Oh Hyun-kyu was recruited as a replacement for Jiakumakis.
Hyungyu Oh is from Suwon Youth and made his professional debut in 2019. At the age of 21, he was discharged from Gimcheon Sangmu and scored 13 goals in the K-League 1 in the 2022 season, making a mark in the European football world. 온라인카지노