Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), Lee Kang-in’s (22, PSG) team, also wants Lee Kang-in’s military service benefits.
French media ‘Culture PSG’ announced on the 19th (hereinafter Korean time), “After the match against Borussia Dortmund, Lee Kang-in will join the Republic of Korea Asian Games national team for the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games.”
PSG won 2-0 in the first match of Group F of the 2023-2024 UEFA Champions League (UCL) against Borussia Dortmund at Parc des Princes in Paris, France, in the early morning of the 20th.
Lee Kang-in was out of action for a month due to a left quadriceps injury after the second round of Ligue 1 against Toulouse held on the 20th of last month. Lee Kang-in, who has since worked hard on rehabilitation, recently participated in team training and missed the game against OGC Nice on the 16th, but played as a substitute in the game against Dortmund in the early morning of the 20th.
PSG brought in Lee Kang-in as a substitute in the 35th minute of the second half when they were leading 2-0 with goals from Kylian Mbappe in the 4th minute of the second half and Ashraf Hakimi in the 13th minute of the second half.
Although Lee Kang-in only played for a short time, he flashed. All 12 passes attempted went to the feet of teammates. Lee Kang-in, who showed good condition, joined Hwang Seon-hong after a decent return game.
An official from the Korea Football Association (KFA) announced on the 20th, “Lee Kang-in is scheduled to enter Hangzhou Airport at 1:45 pm on the 21st, Chinese local time.” It is 2:45 pm on the 21st in Korean time.
Before the match between PSG and Dortmund began, the media said, “Lee Kang-in, who arrived at PSG from RCD Mallorca this summer, suffered an injury shortly after the start of the season and missed three games. He returned to team training last week and left the team again. “We are ready to head to China,” he announced.
The media highlighted the news of Lee Kang-in’s military service benefits. The media reported, “If Korea and Lee Kang-in win the Asian Games, Lee Kang-in will receive the benefit of being exempted from military service for about 18 months.”
At the same time, he said, “In 2018, Son Heung-min won the gold medal in this competition with his country, and as a result, he received military service benefits and was only able to receive three weeks of basic training,” referring to the case of Son Heung-min, who won the gold medal at the 2018 Jakarta-Palembang Asian Games. informed.온라인바카라
The media added, “PSG hopes their young player Lee Kang-in will lead Korea to the final. There is no doubt about it.”
Meanwhile, Hwang Seon-hong showed off his powerful firepower even before Lee Kang-in joined, and defeated Kuwait 9-0 on the 19th. Captain Baek Seung-ho, who met after the game, expressed his expectations for Lee Kang-in’s joining, saying, “Everyone is looking forward to it. Kang-in also wants to come quickly. I believe that when Kang-in comes in, he will do well in the areas we need.”