Alex Wilkinson to leave Mariners for South Korea
Central Coast captain Alex Wilkinson will leave the Mariners to
join South Korea’s K-League champions Jeonbuk Motors FC.
The A-League team said Wednesday the 27-year-old defender agreed
to a 2 1/2-year contract with Jeonbuk following the completion of a
Wilkinson played 172 A-League matches for Central Coast over
seven seasons, appearing in three grand finals, including the
club’s two premiership wins.
Wilkinson said he had mixed feelings about the move – ”I’ve
loved every minute up here … but there was always a part of me
that wanted to play overseas and this offer was in the