On June 2, Vietnamese striker and Incheon United FC star Nguyen Cong Phuong terminated his contract with the K-League club. It has also been announced that he will move to Europe soon, to join a second-tier club in France.
OFFICIAL | Vietnamese forward Nguyen Cong Phuong has left Incheon United to move to Europe. #kleague
— Korea Football News (@KORFootballNews) June 2, 2019
Incheon United confirmed the news and released a statement that read, “Hello, this is Incheon United. Our club has agreed to terminate the contract of Vietnam international Nguyen Cong Phuong, based on the player’s own request. He wants to seek new challenges in Europe and will be leaving us soon.”
“Cong Phuong said goodbye to Incheon United teammates yesterday (June 1). We will be releasing a goodbye video soon. Good luck, #CP23! Fighting!” they added.
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“I will never forget the wonderful memories of my time playing football here. I will keep trying my best wherever I go “.
According to the player, he will be working with a French club for a month, starting June 15.
Earlier, Cong Phuong created massive waves in Vietnam when he signed a 1-year contract with K-League side Incheon United in February. However, the 24-year-old forward failed to make any discernable impact as he went goalless in eight K-League games and one Korean FA Cup game.