July 08, 2022 10:28
The K-League on Monday announced its All-Star squad for a friendly match against Tottenham Hotspur next week.
The All-Star team consists of 24 players -- two each from 12 K-League clubs -- and is headed by Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors manager Kim Sang-sik.
It includes Lee Seung-woo of Suwon FC, who is currently ranked 7th in goals scored in the K-League with eight goals, and national team members Kwon Chang-hoon and Cho Gue-sung of Gimcheon FC and Um Won-sang of Ulsan Hyundai.
Kim voiced his determination to win the match, saying, "We are as capable [as Tottenham's players]. We will humble Tottenham manager Antonio Conte."
Spurs are arriving in Korea on July 10. In addition to a friendly against the K-League All-Star team in Seoul on July 13, they will face Sevilla of Spain's La Liga in Suwon, Gyeonggi Province on July 16.
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