Kim Taehun - SPF Player

Korean player Kim Taehun played against La Liga team Real Betis in friendly match

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This is the second year for the Korean player in Spain under the SPF player development program

Last week will remains in the memory of the Korean player Kim Taehun. He had the opportunity to play against one of the stronger and historic teams of La Liga; the Seville team; Real Betis Balompie.

Real Betis is one of the most followed teams in Spain with an strong supporters base in Andalucia and with some notorious players like Joaquin, Andrés Guardado, Aïssa Mandi or Ryan Boudebouz in his squad.

Kim Taehum is a 19 years old wing forward, started his Spanish path last season 2016-2017 playing in the top junior Spanish tier; division de honor with the Valencia based team Huracan Valencia integrated into the player full development program of combining Spanish classes, academic course, technical football lessons and training with his junior team Huracan Valencia.

The path was not easy for Kim Taehum in Huracan Valencia, starting in the third tier junior team level, and progressive been promoted to the second one and finally being integrated in the first team, where he has been compete the whole year against other junior teams from La Liga like Villarreal CF, Levante UD and Valencia CF. After this first year, scoring five goals, his performance claims the attention by some club scouts and this summer he join his first semi-professional contract with the Ecija Balompie team an historic team in Segunda B league, the previous stage to be professional player in Spain.

Kim Taehum is in the welcome door of the professional football player career, and who knows maybe he will follow the path walked before by Lee Chunsso, Park Chuyoung or Lee Hojin, all three has being playing in La Liga, the world´s best football competition.

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