Paul Jose Mpoku (30), who competed with Harry Kane (29) at Tottenham Hotspur in the past, will make his debut on the Korean stage.
Mpoku, dressed in Incheon United after playing for many European clubs, said at the 2023 K-League Winter Training Media Camp held at Hotel International in Changwon, Gyeongnam on the 14th, “I want to enjoy soccer now. I want to share happiness with Incheon fans and players.” I will not hesitate to do both and dedication.”
Mpoku, who has been 토토사이트recognized for his talent since childhood, has a bar with Tottenham’s under-18s (U-18) with current striker Kane. At the time, the two competed for the playmaker position. Mpoku said, “I played as a teammate with Kane in youth. Both played the role of number 10. There was also a competition for scoring and assisting,” Mpoku said. I contacted him through . We don’t talk often,” he explained.
Mpoku continued, “London is a city that has taught me a lot. It is very memorable. I also trained at Tottenham U-23 during the summer break. It is a grateful team with a lot of affection.”
He is scheduled to step on the K-League stage for the first time in his life. Mpoku is a journeyman who went through Tottenham U-18, Belgium’s Standard Liege, Italy’s Chievo Verona, and UAE’s Al Wahda. Upon joining Incheon, Mpoku said, “Now I am very old.
The will to participate was also strongly expressed. Incheon conducted the 2022 season final training in Jeju Island last December. At the time, there was no obligation for foreign players to participate in training. Mpoku voluntarily accompanied him from the final training camp, raising expectations for the 2023 season.
Even Mpoku’s unique friendly personality quickly melted into the team. Lee Myung-joo (32), who played together at Al Wahda in the past, also explained, “Mpoku is an atmosphere maker. He is a player who has a lot to learn from outside the soccer field. He is leading the bright atmosphere in Incheon.” Mpoku said, “I had a strange experience in Jeju Island. My flight was delayed due to heavy snow, so I stayed in Jeju Island longer. Everything in Korea was new. I am also satisfied with my teammates. We are preparing for the season in a good mood.” revealed
He showed his will not to give up any position. Incheon coach Cho Seong-hwan also held a press conference and put his hopes on Mpoku’s multi-player ability. Mpoku, who can digest the area before the attack, said, “I’m still looking for a comfortable position. It’s my first time doing a three-back.” said forcefully.