GFRIEND’s Yuju To Sit Out Filming Of “2019 Idol Star Athletics Championships” Due To Health Concerns
GFRIEND’s Yuju will not be able to participate in the Lunar New Year special of “2019 Idol Star Athletics Championships – New Year Special.”
On January 7, GFRIEND’s agency Source Music took to their staff account on Twitter to state, “GFRIEND member Yuju will not be able to participate in the ‘2019 Idol Star Athletics Championship’ filming which will take place today due to being diagnosed with influenza. We ask for your understanding of the situation, and we can confirm that the other five members will be participating in the filming as scheduled.”
#여자친구스탭 금일(7일) 녹화 진행 예정인 2019 MBC 설특집 아이돌 육상선수권대회에 여자친구 멤버 유주가 독감 확진으로 불참합니다. 팬 여러분들의 너그러운 양해를 부탁드리며, 유주를 제외한 멤버 5인은 정상 참여하니 이 점 착오 없으시기 바랍니다.
— SOURCEMUSIC FANSTAFF (@sourcemusicFS) January 6, 2019
Filming for “2019 Idol Star Athletics Championships” is taking place on January 7 at the Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon and GFRIEND is scheduled to participate in the show’s archery competitions. Other categories include track and field, bowling, rhythmic gymnastics, and penalty shootouts.
GFRIEND is set to make their comeback on January 14 with their second album “Time For Us.” We hope that Yuju is able to get plenty and make a full recovery in time for the group’s comeback!