Former national team midfielder Kim Bo-kyung has signed with the two-time defending K-League champion Jeonbuk Hyundai.
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors of the first-division K League Classic announced Sunday they’ve acquired the 26-year-old midfielder. Financial terms of the move were not disclosed.
Kim represented South Korea at each of the past two FIFA World Cup, and also at the 2010 Asian Games, 2012 Summer Olympics. He also played in Premier League for Wigan and Cardiff City.
Jeonbuk, which won each of the past two K League Classic titles, will be Kim’s first club in his native land.
“I am pleased to be joining the best team in the league,” Kim said through the club. “I am looking forward to competing with the best players.”
Jeonbuk said Kim’s versatility and his ability to cover a lot of ground should boost the team’s offense in midfield.
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