Lee Kang-in was nominated for Team of the Year. Bedat Muriki was also included.
The Spanish La Liga Secretariat released the list of candidates for the 2022-23 season’La Liga Team of the Year’ through its official channel on the 2nd (Korean time). A total of 47 candidates were nominated, including 5 goalkeepers, 13 defenders, 18 midfielders and 11 strikers.
Among them, 1 goalkeeper, 4 defenders, 3 midfielders, and 3 strikers, along with 4 additional players who performed outstandingly will be selected. The selection method will be a combination of fan voting, player voting, and expert panel voting.
Lee Kang-in is having a career high this season. He gathered a lot of expectations from Valencia’s youth academy, but he was not given enough opportunities to play than he thought. Accordingly, Lee Kang-in refused to renew the contract with Valencia and took on a new challenge.
The destination was Mallorca. Lee Kang-in, who entered Mallorca last season, played in 30 La Liga games, starting and replacing. After adapting, he started to explode his potential. As of this season, Lee Kang-in has participated in 31 league games under the trust of coach Javier Aguirre, scoring 6 goals and 4 assists.
Recently, significant achievements have also been recorded. Lee Kang-in scored two goals in a match against Getafe at the end of April, setting the record for the first Korean multi-goal in La Liga. In addition, he scored the first goal in the last match against Athletic Bilbao, scoring 6 goals and 4 assists, and achieving double digits in attack points. 토토사이트
Thanks to his outstanding performance, he was nominated for the La Liga Team of the Year. Lee Kang-in, who is included in the midfielder division, competes with prominent players. Toni Kroos, Luka Modric, Federico Valverde (above Real Madrid), Frankie the Yong, Gabi, and Pedri (above Barcelona) are lined with ‘world class’ players.
In addition, Mallorca produced a total of two candidates, including Lee Kang-in and Muriki. Muriki is also performing outstandingly this season with 12 goals and 3 assists in 29 league matches. The pair have scored 18 goals in the league and are responsible for 58% of the team’s goals.