Hwang Hee-chan is out with an injury again just a week after returning to the Wolverhampton Wanderers squad, manager Julen Lopetegui said Friday.
It took Hwang Hee-chan roughly a minute to score his first league goal of the season on Sunday, bagging the consolation effort in Wolverhampton Wanderers’ 2-1 loss to Newcastle United at St. James’ Park in Newcastle.
Oh Hyeon-gyu was eased into his new role at Celtic with a little help from his more seasoned countrymen, with both Son Heung-min and Hwang Hee-chan reaching out to the newest Korean resident of the British Isles after his arrival last month
Hwang Hee-chan will be out for at least a month after sustaining a hamstring injury during a game against Liverpool last week, Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Julen Lopetegui said Friday.
Hwang Hee-chan returned to Korea on Tuesday to get a second opinion on the hamstring injury he sustained last weekend, the latest in a number of injuries to sideline the Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder.
Leeds United sacked struggling manager Jesse Marsch on Monday, likely also ending the rumored interest the club had in acquiring Korean midfielder Hwang Hee-chan this summer.
Wolverhampton Wanderers smashed through Liverpool on Saturday, beating the once-mighty Reds 3-0 at Molineux in a dramatic night that saw Hwang Hee-chan set up the first goal and then leave with a hamstring injury before the end of the first half
Korean midfielder Hwang Hee-chan continues to heap praise on new boss Julen Lopetegui, crediting the Spanish manager with creating a motivational atmosphere at the club with detailed instructions and a lot of positive support.
There’s just six days to go until the European January transfer window closes and so far there has been very little movement for any Korean players.
Erling Haaland scored a hat-trick to lead Manchester City to a 3-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester on Sunday as the visiting midlands club struggled to make an impact against the Premier League's No. 2 side.