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Wednesday September 6 2017
Han agent: ‘I speak to many clubs…’

The agent of rumoured Juventus target Han Kwang-Song notes “I speak to dozens of sporting directors every day”.

The Cagliari striker became the first North Korean to play and score in Serie A last season, and is currently Serie B top-scorer after being loaned out to Perugia.

That led to rumours that the Bianconeri are tracking his progress, and his representative admits there’s interest from several clubs.

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Tuesday September 5 2017
Juventus watch Han

Juventus are reportedly keeping tabs on Cagliari’s North Korean striker Han Kwang-Song, currently on loan at Perugia.

The 18-year-old from Pyongyang became the first player from his country to both play in and score in Serie A, but was loaned to Serie B for this campaign.

He has scored four goals in two games for Perugia, and Tuttosport reports that he’s attracting the attention of Juve.

It’s thought the Bianconeri have been watching him, but there has also been interest from the Premier League in the shape of Arsenal and Everton.

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Wednesday August 30 2017
Viola ‘keen on North Korean ace’

Fiorentina have been credited with an interest in signing North Korean starlet Han Kwang-song from Cagliari.

According to Corriere dello Sport, Han has “attracted Fiorentina’s attention” and is “in the sights of sporting director Pantaleo Corvino”.

The teenage forward became the first North Korean to play and score for a Serie A club when he signed for Cagliari back in April and netted against Torino.

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Saturday August 26 2017
Serie B: Han hat-trick for Perugia

Perugia earned the result of the opening Serie B weekend, a 5-1 victory away to Virtus Entella with North Korean Han Kwang-Son bagging a hat-trick.

Click here for the full Serie B section with results, fixtures and tables.

Avellino 2-1 Brescia

Caracciolo pen 45 (B), Ardemagni 71 (A), Castaldo 85 (A)

Saved penalty: Castaldo 60 (A)

Sent off: Ndoj 67 (B)

Carpi 1-0 Novara

Malcore 4 (C)

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Thursday April 13 2017
Han to get Cagliari contract

Cagliari will reportedly offer North Korean striker Han Kwang Song a three-year contract, after his first Serie A goal.

The 18-year-old became the first player from the country to score in the Italian top-flight last weekend, but is currently only on a youth team contract.

Now Goal is reporting that he will be offered a three-year deal by the Isolani to sign his first professional deal.

However, there have been strange incidents in the past concerning North Korean players in Serie A.

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Sunday April 9 2017
Rastelli rues Borriello knock

Massimo Rastelli felt the game got away from Cagliari with Marco Borriello’s injury and they never wrested it back off Torino.

Borriello had given them the lead from the penalty spot, but limped off as Adem Ljajic and Andrea Belotti turned it around for an eventual 3-2 victory.

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Sunday April 9 2017
Torino comeback in Cagliari

Torino fought back for a 3-2 thriller at the Stadio Sant’Elia, including North Korean Kwang Song Han’s historic header for Cagliari.

Goals were expected in Sardinia and the neutrals were not disappointed, as Marco Borriello converted an early penalty before Toro’s turnaround thanks to an Adem Ljajic scorcher and Andrea Belotti header.

Afriyie Acquah first scored a stunner from distance, then got himself sent off.

Cagliari reduced the deficit to just one goal in stoppages with Han’s historic header.

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