Oh Hyun-kyu is scheduled to wear the Scottish prestigious team Celtic uniform. The transfer work is almost finished and the medical test is underway. The transfer fee is said to be £3 million.
The British media’Daily Record’ said on the 22nd (Korean time), “Oh Hyun-kyu could become the fourth Scottish freshman during the winter transfer window. He is about to transfer to Celtic and is undergoing a medical test. Right before he wears a Celtic uniform at Suwon Samsung Bluewings. ” reported.
The transfer fee was revealed to be 3 million pounds (approximately 4.5 billion won). Another media ‘Football Scotland’ said, “Before completing the recruitment of Oh Hyun-gyu, they undergo a medical test. Celtic decided to recruit Cho Kyu-seong from Jeonbuk Hyundai, but decided to stay until the summer and stopped. Cho Kyu-sung preferred Mainz in the Bundesliga. Celtic preferred Cho Kyu-seong. I had no choice but to turn my attention to other strikers,” he said.
Hyungyu Oh signed a semi-professional contract with Suwon in 2019. In the same year, he played 11 games in his debut year wearing a blue Suwon uniform. Afterwards, he joined Sangmu early to solve military service, and returned to Suwon after being discharged to save Suwon from the relegation zone in crisis. He played the role of a solver by scoring 13 goals, and scored the winning goal in extra time against FC Anyang in the promotion playoff, becoming the number one contributor to Suwon’s retention. 안전놀이터
Ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, coach Paulo Bento was caught on the radar network. Son Heung-min was included in the World Cup roster as a reserve entry in a situation where he could not guarantee 100% participation due to an orbital fracture injury. He did not receive a uniform number as he did not make it to the 26-man roster for the World Cup, but he learned the atmosphere of the World Cup by training with the national team players and raised his dream.
After the World Cup, I received a love call from Celtic. Celtic turned to Oh Hyun-kyu when negotiations with Cho Kyu-sung were not smooth. He offered satisfactory conditions to Suwon and Oh Hyun-gyu, and it seems to confirm the recruitment.
Britain’s ‘Sky Sports’ also reported on the transfer rumors between Celtic and Oh Hyun-kyu. Celtic coach Angie Postecoglu responded optimistically, saying, “There is progress in the recruitment, but nothing has been confirmed. There will be more progress in the future.”