Who said Korean baseball was a crisis? The Korean WBC baseball team headed to Japan in the hot send-off of fans who filled the airport.
The Korean WBC baseball team, led by coach Lee Kang-cheol, departed for Japan, the final match of the WBC (World Baseball Classic), through Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 on the afternoon of the 4th. 토토사이트
The departure hall on the 3rd floor of Incheon International Airport Terminal 2 was crowded with reporters and baseball fans starting at noon. It was to cover and see off the national team leaving the country by plane at 3:10 pm. The entire squad, including coach Lee Kang-cheol, arrived at the airport around 1:00 PM and entered the departure hall in neat suits. The team proudly headed to the check-in counter while being greeted with flashes from reporters and fans.
Baseball fans who visited the airport asked the players for autographs with national team uniforms and baseballs. There was also a fan who had a uniform with the name of ‘new family’ Tommy Edman engraved on it. There were also fans who gave words of encouragement to passing players, such as “fighting” and “have a good trip without getting hurt”. It was a part where you can feel the popularity of the baseball team.
After checking in, the national team took a group photo in front of the departure gate. The airport was literally a sea of phosphates. Numerous fans grabbed cameras and mobile phones and fought for positions to take pictures of the national team. After filming, the national team immediately moved to the departure gate, and fans sent cheering messages to the players leaving the departure hall. “Please be careful and have a good trip” was the most common greeting.
The Korean national baseball team, led by coach Lee Kang-chul, is in Group B along with Australia, Japan, Czech Republic and China in the WBC. The first game against Australia, which will be a watershed for advancing to the quarterfinals, will be held at the Tokyo Dome in Japan on the 9th.
Director Lee Kang-cheol said, “I feel an infinite sense of honor, responsibility and weight. He has to do it anyway. I will take it as a good opportunity and prepare well to bring good results.”
Captain Kim Hyun-soo said, “I said I was preparing, but I don’t know if it went well. Still, I can go to Japan and prepare for about three more days, so I will prepare well until then so that I can play a good game.” and left Incheon International Airport.