McGinn signs for South Korean side

NIall McGinn after signing for Gwangju FC

FORMER Dungannon Swifts player Niall McGinn has signed for South Korean top flight outfit  Gwangju FC.

The 29-year-old Northern Ireland internaional who joined Aberdeen from Celtic in 2012 rejected an offer to stay at Pettodrie.


The ex-Derry City player announced on Twitter that he was looking forward to “a new chapter, a new exciting challenge.

“After five great years I’m moving on. I will always remember my Aberdeen days very fondly.

“When I joined Aberdeen I had no idea the great times that lay ahead.”

McGinn, from Donaghmore, has been capped 50 times for Northern Ireland and scored in last year’s Euro finals.

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