Bordeaux's Hwang Ui-jo celebrates scoring a goal during a Ligue 1 match against Montpellier at La Mosson stadium in Montpellier on Wednesday.
After days of rumors and speculation, the Hwang Ui-jo transfer rollercoaster has ended exactly where it began: Bordeaux.
After days of rumors and speculation, the Hwang Ui-jo transfer rollercoaster has ended exactly where it began: Bordeaux. Despite a scramble to make a last-minute deal, the French club will keep its top scorer for the foreseeable future.
Bordeaux have reportedly accepted a last-minute 14-million-euro ($16.6-million-dollar) offer for star Korean forward Hwang Ui-jo, although the move has not been confirmed as of press time with the transfer window set to close overnight.
Bordeaux's Hwang Ui-jo is the latest Korean player to be caught up in transfer rumors, with a number of English and German teams reportedly interested in the strike.
Hwang Ui-jo, the Korean star forward of French club Bordeaux, could be on the move this summer.
Korean striker Hwang Ui-jo scored in FC Girondins de Bordeaux's 3-2 loss to RC Strasbourg Alsace on Sunday, his tenth goal of the 2020-21 season.
Korean striker Hwang Ui-jo scored two in FC Girondins de Bordeaux's 3-1 victory over Dijon on Sunday in France's Ligue 1.
Hwang Ui-jo of Bordeaux FC scored both goals in the French side's 2-1 victory over Angers in their Ligue 1 clash on Sunday. Hwang scored his first goal just eight minutes into the match.