Jesse Lingard is close to joining the South Korean side Seoul FC in the coming weeks. The former Manchester United’s player was a free agent since last season.
Former Manchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard appears to be on the brink of joining South Korean side Seoul FC in the coming weeks. Lingard, who has been a free agent since last season, is set to embark on a new chapter in his career, potentially bringing his skills and experience to the K League.
The Englishman had been with Manchester United for over a decade, making significant contributions during his time at the club. Known for his versatility, flair, and goal-scoring ability, Lingard became a fan favorite at Old Trafford. However, a lack of consistent playing time in recent seasons led to his decision to explore new opportunities.
Seoul FC, a prominent club in South Korea, is evidently keen on securing Lingard’s services to strengthen their midfield and add an international dimension to their squad. Lingard’s potential move to the K League highlights the increasing global appeal of Asian football leagues, attracting talent from Europe to enhance their competitiveness.