Ju Se-jong (32), the main player in promotion last season, permanently transferred to Daejeon Hana Citizen.
Japan’s J-League Gamba Osaka officially announced on the club’s official website on the 8th that “Joo Se-jong has completely transferred to Daejeon Hana Citizen FC.”
Ju Se-jong, who moved to Gamba Osaka in 2021, moved on loan to Daejeon in July of last year to secure an opportunity to participate.
Despite joining in the middle of the 2022 season, Joo Se-jong played in 17 league games and recorded 3 assists, becoming the core of Daejeon’s midfield.
In particular, he succeeded in a come-from-behind goal in the first game of the promotion playoff against Kim Cheon, leading to a 2-1 come-from-behind victory, and also performed well in the second game, becoming the number one contributor to promotion to K-League 1.메이저놀이터
Daejeon fans watching Joo Se-jong’s performance After the season ended, ‘PLAYER OF THE YEAR’ fan vote selected Ju Se-jong as a veteran player and one of the best 11.
Joo Se-jong, who captivated the fans by performing well in Daejeon, decided to leave for Japan and transfer to Daejeon.
Ju Se-jong, who is leaving Gamba Osaka, expressed his gratitude to the fans through his homepage, saying, “I fought hard for the past year and a half with pride as a Gamba Osaka player. Thank you for supporting me so far.”
On the other hand, Daejeon, which fully recruited Joo Se-jong to survive in the K-League 1, which returned after 8 years, started preparing for the next season through winter training in Pattaya, Thailand from the 3rd.