Wolves Transfer News: Hwang Hee-Chan Loan Closes
Wolves are getting closer to signing on loan from South Korean forward Hwang Hee-chan.
The 25-year-old from RB Leipzig is due to undergo a medical exam tomorrow ahead of a one-season loan at Molineux, with Wolves having an option to buy £ 12million.
Wolves have long been interested in him. They watched him regularly during the 2019-20 season with Salzburg in Austria when Hwang, part of a title-winning side who scored 110 goals in 32 games, scored 16 times and provided 22 assists in 40 matches in all competitions.
Salburg have played in 4-4-2 or 4-2-2-2 and they briefly forged a prolific partnership with Erling Haaland, with the pair combining for goals on 11 occasions in the 17 appearances they have made. together.
Hwang has found life more difficult in the Bundesliga over the past 18 months, scoring just three times in 29 appearances. For South Korea, he won 37 caps and scored six goals.