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Leverkusen signs Ryu on loan

Leverkusen, Germany (SportsNetwork.com) - Bayer Leverkusen has agreed to a one-year loan deal with Jeju United for the services of South Korea striker Ryu Seung-Woo.

Ryu played a key role for South Korea at the Under-20 World Cup in Turkey this year, and he joins a Leverkusen side that sits in second place in the Bundesliga.

The 20-year-old completed a medical in Leverkusen on Wednesday and is expected to link up with the rest of the team in January.

Leverkusen also announced that the club has the option to make the move permanent at the end of the 12-month loan.