Among the recent Korean players, there are three players who have been caught up in transfer rumors.
Kim Min-jae (26, Naples) is the hottest, and Lee Kang-in (21, Mallorca) is playing in Mallorca, Spain along with Cho Kyu-seong 토토 (24, Jeonbuk). Lee Kang-in made it to the finals of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. He played in all 4 matches in the finals. He contributed to his team’s round of 16 with his own strengths, passing ability, sharp crosses, and improved attack power than before.
Of course, a lot of attention was also focused on Lee Kang-in. Because he is such a young player. He is receiving attention from several overseas clubs, but Lee Kang-in’s team, Mallorca, expressed their position that they want to protect Lee Kang-in.
Mallorca local media ‘Diario de Mallorca’ reported news related to Lee Kang-in on the 15th. The main content of the article is that Lee Kang-in is receiving attention from various teams at home and abroad, and that Mallorca has no intention of giving him away in the winter.
The media praised Lee Kang-in’s performance in the World Cup, saying, “Lee Kang-in was rarely included by coach Paulo Bento for the past year, but he was listed on the Korean list at the last minute. However, as the World Cup progressed, Lee Kang-in began to stand out.” . In addition, it was evaluated that Lee Kang-in stood out especially in Uruguay, Ghana, and Brazil.
Lee Kang-in has a contract with Mallorca until the end of June 2025. According to media reports, the Mallorca club believes that Lee Kang-in is an important part of the team, and that he will not leave in the winter right now because he feels comfortable in the Mallorca Island area.
However, he acknowledged that it had sparked interest from several foreign teams. Lee Kang-in has a buyout set. For 17 million euros (23.3 billion won), any team can recruit Lee Kang-in.