“Recommended by Postecoglu” Tottenham considering signing Kang Seong-jin of ‘Little SON’, Oh Hyun-kyu’s Celtic is also aiming

The transfer of Kang Seong-jin (20, Seoul), striker Kang Seong-jin (20, Seoul), of Tottenham has emerged.

On the 13th (hereinafter Korean time),스포츠토토 British media ‘Team Talk’ quoted a report from the ‘Sunday Mirror’ and said, “Tottenham is considering the transfer of FC Seoul winger Kang Seong-jin this summer, and has received a recommendation from new manager Enze Postecoglu.” reported that

“Kang Seong-jin is called ‘Little Son (SON)’ after the name of Son Heung-min, the ace of Tottenham and Korean soccer. Kang Seong-jin, 20 years old, is one of the rising stars of Korean soccer.”

Kang Seong-jin, who made his debut in the K-League in 2021 through a semi-professional contract with FC Seoul, played an active role as a leading striker last season with 1 goal and 4 assists in 34 games. However, he has only played in 2 games this season. In particular, in this U-20 World Cup, he went back and forth between starting and backing to lead Kim Eun-joong’s rise to the 4th place in the competition.

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Kang Seong-jin’s share price is the highest. The British media ‘Mirror’ said, “Tottenham and Celtic are already attracting the attention of European teams, such as raising enthusiasm for Kang Seong-jin.” Posteglu, who recently took the new helm of Tottenham, had already been eyeing Kang Seong-jin. Most of all, Coach Posteglu knows how to use Asian players properly, having used five Japanese players and one Korean player (Oh Hyun-kyu) last season alone.

Mirror emphasized, “Even though Celtic has already expressed a specific interest in Kang Seong-jin, Tottenham’s recent appointment of manager Postecoglu will increase their interest in Kang Sung-jin.”
As reported, if Kang Seong-jin’s transfer to Tottenham is seriously considered, Son Heung-min (31) is the strongest supporter. ‘Team Talk’ also said, “Son Heung-min has been persuading the club for the transfer of Napoli centerback Kim Min-jae for a while.” In fact, Tottenham is not looking to sign Kang Seong-jin just because Postecoglu recommended it. It is thanks to Son Heung-min’s performance at Tottenham that the perception of Korean players, and even Asian players, has changed. Kang Seong-jin is receiving the ‘Son Heung-min effect’.

‘Team Talk’ said, “Director Postecoglu is wary of how high the level of the EPL is compared to Asian football and the Scottish League. With that in mind, Tottenham are expected to thoroughly explore the Asian market for potential bargains.” did.

The transfer of Kang Seong-jin (20, Seoul), striker Kang Seong-jin (20, Seoul), of Tottenham has emerged. On the 13th (hereinafter Korean time),스포츠토토 British media ‘Team Talk’ quoted a report from the ‘Sunday Mirror’ and said, “Tottenham is considering the transfer of FC Seoul winger Kang Seong-jin this summer, and has received a recommendation from new…

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