Jeju United starts a three-game winning streak against Jeonbuk Hyundai with firepower on fire.
Jeju clashes with Jeonbuk Hyundai in the Hana One Q K League 1 2023 round 8 home game held at Jeju World Cup Stadium on the 23rd at 4:30 pm. 안전놀이터
After the opening of the season, Jeju, which fell into a sluggish 5-game draw (2 draws, 3 losses) in the aftermath of injuries to key players, Gangwon (1-0 win) and Changwon City Hall in 3 consecutive away matches (including the FA Cup) in April, which was the biggest hurdle. (2-1 win) and Suwon Samsung (3-2 win).
In particular, it is encouraging that the scoring ability has improved. Jeju, which only scored 3 goals in 5 games ahead of the 3 consecutive away games, has scored 6 goals in the last 3 games. Hayes (2 goals), Yuri (1 goal), Kim Ju-gong (1 goal), Koo Ja-cheol (1 goal), and Seo Jin-soo (1 goal), as well as the awakening of frontline strikers, became hotter as well. In particular, Hayes enjoyed the joy of being selected as the best eleven in the 7th round of Hana One Q K League 1 2023.
Jeju, which added firepower, faces Jeonbuk at home and challenges to win 4 consecutive wins in the season and 3 consecutive wins in the league. In response, coach Ki-il Nam not only manages the condition of the main players, but also gives opportunities to returnees and backup players through optimal rotation, raising the team’s energy level. Lee Chang-min, Lim Dong-hyuk, and Ki-hyeok Lee, who fully added their strength in the FA Cup stage, are typical examples.
Coach Nam Ki-il said, “The FA Cup victory gave me confidence in scoring, and I was able to score 3 goals in the away game to Suwon. The most outstanding thing is the high concentration of the players who decide when a chance comes. We can stand up again despite a difficult journey. This is the power that was there. In addition, the injured players are also adding to their strength, so I want to show good results to the home fans in the Jeonbuk match.”