‘Hwang.Hee.Chan’ Hwang Hee-chan, my Korean name alone at a Chinese feast
Hwang Hee-chan (Wolverhampton), a striker of the national team, appeared wearing a sportswear with a name in Korean to celebrate the New Year and became a hot topic.
On the 23rd (local time), ahead of the 21st round of the English Premier League (EPL) in the 2022-2023 season against Manchester City held at Etihad Stadium in Manchester, England, ‘Hwang Hee-chan’ was engraved in Korean on the top of the back of Hwang Hee-chan’s sportswear. .
The Wolverhampton team, which has a Chinese owner, came out as a group wearing sportswear with a picture of a rabbit symbolizing the year of the new year, congratulatory greetings for the new year, and players’ names written in Chinese to celebrate the new year. The sportswear of Spain’s Adama Traore, who started with Hwang Hee-chan, was plastered with Chinese characters. It can be called ‘Chinese marketing’ targeting China. Previously, Man City also left a Lunar New Year greeting in Chinese.
Only Hwang Hee-chan was different. Hwang Hee-chan posted a photo of the relay screen on his personal social network service (SNS) and wrote ‘Hangeul’, revealing his ‘Hangeul pride’. Regarding the background of Hwang Hee-chan wearing Korean sportswear, it is not confirmed whether there was a request from the player or whether the club made it on its own.
Hwang Hee-chan started as a side striker and played the ground for 45 minutes until halftime. The team lost 0-3 to Elling Hollan with a total of 3 goals, 1 goal in the first half and 2 goals in the second half.
Hwang Hee-chan said after the match, “Man City is such a good team that I don’t have to explain.” Regarding the conversation he had with Hollan, a colleague in Salzburg, he said, “I asked why there are so many Taegeukgi, so I talked about it.”
Hwang Hee-chan regained his starting position under the current manager Hulen Lopetegui, who took office last November. Hwang Hee-chan, who had only 3 starts in the league before the 2022 Qatar World Cup, started 5 games after the World Cup. 메이저사이트