Real Mallorca cheered for Lee Kang-in (22) to stay. Mallorca posted a picture of Lee Kang-in through the official SNS (social network service). He also wrote ‘everyone’.
The European winter transfer market, which had a lot of talk and a lot of trouble, has come to an end. Lee Kang-in had a hot time amid the successive transfer rumors. According to local media reports, Lee Kang-in received attention from multiple clubs, including the English Premier League (EPL) and the Spanish Primera Liga. Sports Illustrated (SI), a global sports media outlet, even raised the claim that “Man United’s midfield needs to recruit Lee Kang-in.”
Mallorca was tough. He was in the position that he could not send Lee Kang-in. In the process, there was even a report that Lee Kang-in showed uncomfortable planting, such as cutting off the club’s social media relationship. Directed by Javier Aguirre. Director Aguirre said, “I talked a lot with Kang-in Lee. Kang-in Lee’s buyout clause is 30 million euros. My feeling is that Kang-in Lee is happy with us.” It was openly ‘capturing Lee Kang-in’. In the end, Lee Kang-in remained in Mallorca.
Lee Kang-in showed off his talent early on. He made his Spanish Primera Liga debut in January 2019 at the age of 17 years and 327 days. It was Korea’s ‘youngest’ record to participate in the top 5 European leagues. In particular, in the 2019 Under 20 (U-20) World Cup, he led Korea to runner-up with his ‘another level’ performance. The whole world applauded Lee Kang-in’s talent. However, the stage of the first team of his team was different. Lee Kang-in is ‘to run’ I left Valencia after 10 years. He joined Mallorca ahead of the 2021-2022 season. 먹튀검증
Lee Kang-in is active as the core of Mallorca this season after completing the adaptation period. He made 18 league appearances this season. He was a starter 16 times and a substitute twice. It was also due to the aftereffects of the flu that he started on the bench. He contrasts with last year, when he played 1043 minutes in 17 league matches. As such, Lee Kang-in is playing a pivotal role in the team this season. He also played a big role in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. Through his replacement, he played a role as a ‘game changer’. This is why the whole world paid attention to his movements.
Lee Kang-in heated up the winter transfer market, but was unable to take on a new challenge. As much as that, his performance in the rest of the season became more important. He received worldwide attention based on his performance in the first half of the year. Depending on his performance for the rest of the season, his value in the summer transfer market will also change.