It was the result of efforts since 2022 that J1 League defending champion Yokohama F. Marinos brought in Asian All-Star Nam Tae-hee (32).
According to the Japanese soccer media ‘Yokohama Express’, Marinos has been tracking the trend of Nam Tae-hee since last year. He left Alduhail, a team in the Qatar Stars League, and was looking for a time when he could sign without a transfer fee.
Nam Tae-hee finished the relationship with Al Duhail for 10 seasons and 12 years on two occasions and signed a contract with Marinos until the next season. Japan is ranked third in the 2023-24 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) league rankings, and Qatar is ranked fifth.
As a member of Alduhail, he won the first division in Qatar in 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2023. In the Stars League, only 2011 and 2020 were the only victories Al Duhail won without Nam Tae-hee.
‘Yokohama Express’ is Marinos’ ▲ sure skills that ‘Korean national soccer team’s uniform number 10’ ▲ all-weather second-line resources who can play not only top back (attack midfielder) but also wings ▲ Nam Tae-hee, a veteran with rich experience and invigorating the offense He said he appreciated his playing style.
Nam Tae-hee is a member of the bronze medalist at the 2012 London Olympics and runner-up at the 2015 Asian Cup. ▲ 3 points and 5 assists in the FIFA World Cup qualifying round ▲ 1 goal in the AFC Asian Cup finals ▲ 1 goal in the Olympic qualifying round.
In Stars League history, Nam Tae-hee is the first and still the last in the 2016-17 season that a player from an Asian country other than Qatar won the official MVP award.
‘Yokohama Express’ continues to show high-level techniques along with joining training. He also introduced the reaction of the Marinos team to Nam Tae-hee, saying, “He shoots sharp shots in succession with both his right and left feet.”안전놀이터
In the 2020-21 season, Nam Tae-hee contributed to Al Sadd reclaiming the top of the Qatar Stars League in two years, showing that he could play outside of Alduhail, increasing his value on the West Asian stage.
The attack point per 90 minutes in Qatar professional football, including cup competitions, is 0.67, and 0.71 when limited to Alduhail. The 2018/2019 AFC Champions League All-Star was selected twice in a row, proving its international competitiveness.
It was also with Nam Tae-hee that Alduhail succeeded in advancing to the round of 16 and the semi-finals of the 2022 season for the fifth consecutive year of the Asian Football Confederation Champions League in the 2015-2019 season.