FC Bayern brings Lee from the Pohang Steelers

FC Bayern has strengthened its regional league team with a South Korean offensive player.

Welcomes a new pupil to the Bayern boarding school: Campus boss Jochen Sauer.

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Hyun-ju Lee was signed for a year – on loan from first division club Pohang Steelers. In addition, the record champions have secured a purchase option. The 18-year-old midfielder has already completed trial training sessions at the NLZ in the past and will be integrated into the Bayern amateurs’ squad.

Jochen Sauer, Head of Bayern Campus, said of the transfer: “After Oliver Batista-Meier’s club change, we were able to fill a new position in the amateurs’ squad. Hyun-ju convinced us in the trial training and we made the decision to sign him. ”

The newcomer lives in the Bayern boarding school – Idol Kimmich

Lee, who will move to the boarding school on the campus and cites “agility and sprinting speed” as his strengths, has meanwhile said “very grateful that I signed my first contract with Bayern Munich. I want to get used to my best now. I want to get used to it quickly.” To be able to show achievements on the pitch. ” He can do this on Friday in the first training session under Martin Demichelis, the coach of the Regionalliga team.

Lee describes Joshua Kimmich as his idol in an interview on the Bayern Campus website: “The way he performs on the pitch impresses me. I can still learn a lot from his defensive work. Jamal Musiala is also due the same age a player I look up to. ”

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