[Sports News]Jie Zhi announced today (2nd) that he has signed the 1.96-meter-tall, 34-year-old former South Korean international center Kim Shin-wook. The two parties signed the contract until 2026. Some South Korean media broke the news a few days ago that his salary will be the highest in the history of the Hong Kong Super League, surpassing the World Cup Golden Globe winner Kelan and the AFC Champions League history scoring champion Dan Ennuyu and other famous players.
Jin Xinyu, who will wear the No. 33 jersey, has arrived in Hong Kong a few days ago. After undergoing a physical examination, he signed a contract with Jiezhi to officially join him. However, there is a great chance that he will not be able to play against Sham Shui Po next Sunday (5th). Chairman Wu Jian once revealed that he would sign a long-term contract with the new player, and the two parties signed a contract until 2026. Coach Zhu Zhiguang pointed out that Jin Xinyu’s tall body is a major advantage, and at the same time he has the ability to cooperate with different styles of play: “He can score goals in different ways, and more importantly, he has a lot of experience in the AFC Champions League. He is the player we need. I I hope he can help Jiezhi score goals, and all the young players can also study hard by his side.”
The Korean media “OSEN” reported a few days ago that after Kim Shin-yu signed a contract with the Lion City Mariners of the Singapore team, he was recruited by Jiezhi and many Korean professional teams. Among them, Jiezhi offered the highest salary contract in the history of the Hong Kong Super League. It is reported that Jin Xinyu’s annual salary in the Lion City Sailors is US$1.7 million (approximately HK$13.3 million), which is the highest salary in the local league.
The 34-year-old Jin Xinyu played for Jeonbuk Motors, Ulsan Hyundai and Shanghai Shenhua of the Chinese Super League. During this period, he won the AFC Champions League and the Korean professional championship twice, and was the most valuable player and marksman of the Korean professional team for one season. During his time in Jeonbuk in 2018, he played as a guest at Jiezhi in the AFC Champions League group stage with the team. At the end of the year before last, Jin Xinyu left Shenhua and switched to the Lion City Mariners, scoring 21 goals in 26 games. For the national team, he scored 16 goals in 56 games for South Korea and participated in the 2018 Russia World Cup final week.
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