Daejeon Hana Citizen announced on the 20th that they have signed a new contract with midfielder Lee Jin-hyun, who is the main player in K-League 1 promotion.
Lee Jin-hyun, from Pohang Youth (Pohang Jecheol Middle School-Pohang Jecheol High School), stepped on the K-League stage in Pohang in 2018. He joined Daejeon in 2021 after passing through Daegu, Pohang. He scored 14 points and 11 assists in 109 K-League matches, and scored 7 points and 8 assists in 51 appearances in Daejeon alone. In particular, last year, Daejeon played an important role in promoting promotion to the first division after 8 years. In the second match of the promotion playoff against Sangmu Kim Cheon, Lee Jin-Hyun scored a fantastic free kick following the first goal to overwhelm the baseline. Daejeon, which dominated the atmosphere with two goals, continued with Kim In-gyun and Kim Seung-seop’s additional goals, and finished the K-League 1 promotion with a perfect victory of 4:0.
The club said, “It has strengths such as agility, mobility, and fast speed, 헤라카지노 and has excellent kicking power, so it is highly utilized as a dedicated kicker. By successfully renewing the contract, Daejeon added weight to the midfield.”
Daejeon, facing a new challenge in the K-League 1 after 8 years, strengthened its front line by recruiting Yoo Kang-hyun and Tiago, who scored first and second in K-League 2 last season. In addition, defenders Oh Jae-seok and Kim Hyun-woo were recruited to reinforce the defensive line, and midfielder Joo Se-jong was fully recruited to build a solid waistline.
Lee Jin-hyun said, “I will do my best to write a drama of joy and emotion with fans in the K-League 1 again this year, following the impression of last year’s promotion.”