This is the story of Choi Jung and Kim Kwang-hyun, who have been working together for 13 years. Choi Jung-eun, born in 1987, joined SK Wyverns in 2005, and Kim Kwang-hyun, born in 1988, joined in 2017. From 2020 to 2021, Kim Kwang-hyun advanced to the Major League, so he lived with the same team for exactly 13 years.
On the afternoon of the 16th, SSG Kim Kwang-hyun’s joining ceremony was held at Songdo Park Hotel in Okarakai, Incheon.
CEO Min Kyung-sam, head coach Kim Won-hyung, and team representatives Choo Shin-soo and Choi Jung attended the joining ceremony to celebrate Kim Kwang-hyun’s joining. The event was held in the order of wearing a uniform, delivering commemorative bouquets, taking commemorative photos, and press conferences. 바카라
Following former major leaguer Choo Shin-soo, Choi Jung met eyes as he handed a bouquet of congratulations to Kim Kwang-hyun in an SSG uniform. The two players, whose eyes met, smiled strangely as if they had made a promise. It seemed to mean that I knew even if I didn’t say it because we were together for a long time.
Choi Jung and Kim Kwang-hyun delivered a bouquet of flowers and gave a meaningful greeting with a hot hug. He posed affectionately for the reporters.
Kim Kwang-hyun has also been in constant contact with SSG players for the past two years. Choo Shin-soo also introduced Kim Kwang-hyun to play with him in a settlement interview after the 2021 season.
SSG players such as Choo Shin-soo and Choi Jung also continued to want Kim Kwang-hyun to join. Kim Kwang-hyun said, “SSG did not perform very well while in the U.S. He said, “We will do well only when you come.”
Kim Kwang-hyun said, “SSG fans cheered a lot, and thanks to fans, I went to the U.S. I think I really had an unforgettable big experience. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank you. I wonder how I can return that love. I will try my best to return the contract for 4 years. The same goes for me, the front desk, and the players. The players have one goal. I’ll lead the team to win. “I want to do the winning interview again,” he said.
Meanwhile, SSG announced a four-year, 15.1 billion won contract with Kim Kwang-hyun on the 8th. It is the highest amount of contract in FA and non-FA history.