Professional football K League 1 (Part 1) Daejeon Hana Citizen caught Ulsan Hyundai in 11 years and 8 months. It was also an invincible march at home, catching the tail of the leader Ulsan, who was running a 6-game winning streak at the opening.
Daejeon, led by coach Lee Min-seong, won 2-1 with consecutive goals from Lee Jin-hyun and Lee Hyun-sik in the 7th round of Hana 1 Q K League 1 2023 against Ulsan held at Daejeon World Cup Stadium on the 16th.
Daejeon, which suffered its first loss of the season 3-5 to Suwon FC on the 9th, bounced back in one game and continued the blast of the promoted team.
With 4 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss (14 points), it rose to third place after Ulsan (6 wins, 1 loss, 18 points) and Pohang Steelers (4 wins, 3 draws, 15 points). It pushed FC Seoul (4 wins, 1 draw, 2 losses, 13 points) to 4th place.
Daejeon defeated Ulsan for the first time in 11 years and 8 months since August 20, 2011. It has been 7 years and 6 months since October 4, 2015 that the two teams had their last confrontation. In the meantime, Daejeon stayed in the K-League 2 and had no chance to meet.
Ulsan, who showed off the dignity of the defending champion by winning 6 consecutive wins in the opening, tried to tie the record for the most consecutive opening wins (7 matches), but failed.
Daejeon was also strong in the living room.
Daejeon continued its strong side by recording 7 wins and 3 draws in 10 home matches from the 35th round of last season in the K-League 2 (Part 2) to this day. In the recent 34 matches held at home, the record is a whopping 23 wins, 10 draws and 1 loss.
Lee Hyun-sik stood at the center of victory, recording 1 goal and 1 assist, including the winning goal. Goalkeeper Lee Chang-geun blocked Ulsan’s wave of attacks with a series of super saves.
Daejeon led the atmosphere with strong forward pressure from the beginning.
In the 9th minute of the game, Lee Jin-hyun opened fire. Lee Hyun-sik, who stole the ball through pressure in the Ulsan area, handed over the pass, and Lee Jin-hyun exquisitely wrapped it with his left foot and hit Ulsan’s goal net.
In the 17th minute of the first half, Ulsan coach Hong Myung-bo took out Kang Yoon-gu and put in Kim Min-hyeok to try for a change.
hit As soon as Kim Min-hyeok was put in, he actively participated in the attack and helped Rubikson’s equalizer with a cross in the 18th minute of the first half.
Rubiksson shook Daejeon’s net with a powerful left-footed shot. He scored goals in two consecutive games and rose to the top spot in the scoring category with his 5th goal. 토토사이트
With the score at 1-1, Daejeon broke the balance again at the end of the first half. Lee Hyun-shik, who assisted with the opening goal, received Thiago’s pass and calmly connected it with a shot to score the goal.
Daejeon ended the first half with a 2-1 lead.
Ulsan pursued with Bako in the 27th minute of the second half.
It made a threatening scene, but it was blocked every time by Daejeon goalkeeper Lee Chang-geun’s save. In the second half of the extra time, the misfortune of coming out of the goal post overlapped.
In the match against Gangwon FC held at Songam Sports Town in Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, Incheon United won 2-0 with relay goals from Kim Jun-yeop and Hernandez.
Incheon, which had no wins in the last 3 matches with 1 draw and 2 losses, reported its 2nd win in 4 matches after winning against Jeju United (1-0) on the 12th of last month.
Incheon, which was in 10th place, succeeded in leaping into the mid-table with 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses (8 points).
Gangwon (3 draws, 4 losses, 3 points), which suffered two consecutive defeats, failed to report a win in the opening 7 games and remained in 11th place.
In the 21st minute of the first half, after Jerso broke down the left flank, Kim Joon-yeop turned the ball into Gangwon’s net with a non-stop shot.
After the first half ended 1-0, Hernandez scored a key goal in the 39th minute of the second half to put an end to the game.
Hernandez scored a goal with a shot following a quick dribble breakthrough in a counterattack opportunity, pouring cold water on Gangwon’s will to pursue.