Korean national soccer team coach Jürgen Klinsmann, who has completed overseas business trips to Europe and Qatar, is having time to recharge in the United States, where he is at home.
An official from the Korea Football Association (KFA) said on the 12th, “Coach Klinsman, who attended the 2023 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup draw ceremony held in Qatar, did not return to Korea and headed to the United States. I plan to catch my breath for a while at home.”
Coach Klinsmann has been touring Europe since last April, checking the performance of overseas players such as Son Heung-min (Tottenham), Oh Hyun-kyu (Celtic), Kim Min-jae (Napoli), Lee Jae-seong (Mainz), and Jung Woo-young (Freiburg), and worked hard to manage the team. .
In particular, he had a sincere conversation with Kim Min-jae, who confessed his grievances at the time of the convocation in March, and helped him to focus on the national team again.
In addition, coach Klinsman was appointed as an advisory committee member of the European Football Federation (UEFA), participated in related meetings, and attended the Qatar World Cup post leaders forum as a member of TSG. After coming to Doha, Qatar, while watching the results of the 2023 Asian Cup group draw, I also searched for a base camp selection. 안전놀이터
Director Klinsman, who finished his busy overseas schedule for about two months, is taking a break in the United States.
He doesn’t let go of his hand at all. A KFA official said, “We will continue to receive news related to the K-League while holding frequent remote meetings with the coaching staff in the United States.”
Currently, the timing of director Klinsman’s return to Korea has not been confirmed. However, the national team plans to announce the national team list on June 5 for the June A-match (against Peru on the 16th and El Salvador on the 20th) and convene at Paju NFC on the 12th. Correspondingly, director Klinsman’s life in the US is not expected to be long.
A KFA official said, “Coach Klinsman has great aspirations for the second consecutive game in June, when he will play his first game with a list he has personally selected. He will return to Korea soon and continue his work.”