Kim Eun-joong, former coach of the under-20 (U-20) soccer team, became an ambassador for the 2023 Seoul EOU Cup U-18 International Youth Tournament.
On the 13th, the Seoul EOU Cup Organizing Committee held a public relations ambassador appointment ceremony in the Seoul Metropolitan Football Association conference room on the first floor of Hyochang Stadium in Yongsan-gu, Seoul. The appointment ceremony was attended by former coach Kim, Seoul Metropolitan Football Association Chairman Seong Joong-ki, Korea Sports Agents Association Chairman Yoon Ki-young, and Seoul Metropolitan Football Association Senior Vice President Kim Seok-hyeon.
The 2023 Seoul EOU Cup U-18 International Youth Championship will be held at Mokdong Sports Complex on the 10th, 12th, and 15th of next month with Korea, Ukraine, Vietnam, and Morocco competing for the championship in a full league format. The ticket link reservation site for the 2023 Seoul EOU Cup is Interpark and will open on the 26th.
Former coach Kim proved his capabilities as a leader by reaching the semifinals of the 24th FIFA U-20 World Cup last June. Former coach Kim, who played an active role as a leading goal scorer in the K League, began his career as a leader at AFC Tubiz in Belgium after his retirement and served as the head coach of the Korea U-23 national team. He also took over as coach of the U-20 national team starting in 2022.온라인바카라
Former coach Kim Eun-joong said, “It is an honor to be able to serve as an ambassador for a competition that has a good meaning.” He added, “This competition, which contains the meaning of ‘Earth On Us’ – ‘Our Earth,’ will promote the importance of a sustainable Earth through soccer. “It is expected. In particular, we hope that the participation of Ukraine, which is at war, and Morocco, which has been hit by an earthquake, will send a message for global peace and environmental preservation,” he said.
He continued, “The importance of national teams for each age group is growing day by day, and it would be good if the players’ skills could also develop through these various international competitions. In the future, we will strive to convey the meaning of EOU to many people through the promotion of various competitions.” added.