Hwang Hee-chan held a ‘meat party’ for Wolverhampton juniors… “A senior I admire”
National team striker Hwang Hee-chan visited Korea and held a ‘meat party’ for the youth team (U-17 team) of his team, Wolverhampton, an English professional soccer team, who did their best on the field.
The Wolverhampton youth team participated in the K-League International Youth Cup Incheon 2023 held in Incheon from the 3rd to the 9th. Hwang Hee-chan, who was called up to the Korean national soccer team to play in the international match in September, invited about 30 Wolverhampton youth team players and coaching staff to a restaurant in Yeongjong Island, Incheon during the tournament through his agency B the HC. He served a generous amount of Korean food, including pork ribs, soybean paste stew, and cold noodles. The meal lasted for nearly two hours in a bright atmosphere.온라인카지노
Hwang Hee-chan, a key player in Wolverhampton’s first team, is an object of admiration among youth players. Goalkeeper George Hardy said, “Hwang Hee-chan, who plays as Wolverhampton’s leading striker, is a player that our youth team players look up to. I am grateful to my juniors for making memories of smiling and eating Korean food. If I ever meet them, I will definitely say ‘thank you’ in person.” He expressed satisfaction. Midfielder Alfie White said, “This is the first time in my life I’ve had such a large meal. I never knew Korean food could be this delicious. I feel reassured that I have a senior like Hwang Hee-chan in Korea.”
B the HC CEO Hwang Hee-jung said to the players, “Hwang Hee-chan said he really wanted to serve food with the junior players, so we arranged a meeting. I returned to England with good experiences and memories in Korea and played with Hwang Hee-chan in the Wolverhampton first team. “I look forward to it,” he cheered. This competition is designed to improve the competitiveness of K-League youth teams and promote international exchange. In Europe, youth teams from Wolverhampton, Anderlecht (Belgium), Valencia, and Real Sociedad (now Spain) participated.
In Asia, the youth teams of Tokyo Verdi (Japan) and Chonburi FC (Thailand) participated. In the K League, he participated in the youth teams of FC Seoul, Suwon Samsung, Incheon United, Jeonbuk Hyundai, and Pohang Steelers, as well as the invited team Bupyeong High School. The 12 teams are divided into Group A (Valencia, Anderlecht, Chonburi, Jeonbuk, Pohang, Incheon) and Group B (Real Sociedad, Wolverhampton, Tokyo Verdi, Suwon, Seoul, Bupyeong High School) with 6 teams each, and play 5 group stage games for each team. The final ranking match was held between teams with the same ranking. Wolverhampton ranked 10th in the final.
Meanwhile, Hwang Hee-chan started as a side striker in the final evaluation match of the September international match against Saudi Arabia held on the 13th and played for 68 minutes before being replaced. He showed off his characteristic high activity level and aggressive dribbling breakthroughs. He attempted several sharp shots, contributing to Korea’s 1-0 win and coach Jurgen Klinsmann’s debut win.