City in talks over South Korean international

13 July 2012 10:10
Kim Bo-Kyung, a 22 year old midfielder, is set to play for his country at the Olympics. Malky Mackay has admitted looking at the player with with Bo-Kyung's agent having plenty to say on the matter. Cardiff are one of several clubs across Europe in the chase. Agent Lee Yeung Joong said: "I am currently negotiating with some clubs in the UK, Germany and other countries. "Those clubs include Cardiff City who have shown assertive attitudes for the transfer of Kim Bo-Kyung. Their manager Malky Mackay really likes Bo-Kyung and negotiations are progressing satisfactorily. "The transfer fee being discussed is at a level of 3m. "I also have contacted Celtic through my sub-contracted agent who is working in Scotland. "But I have not received any official bid from Celtic. "I will leave door open for his transfer and consider every possibility with clubs who have interests about Kim Bo-Kyung. "I aim to complete his transfer matter before the Olympic tournament starts to avoid disruptive influences for Korea Under-23 national team."