Daejeon Hana Citizen, who returned from a two-week international break, will travel to Ulsan. Daejeon is undefeated against Ulsan this season.
Daejeon Hana Citizen will play the 30th round of ‘Hana One Q K League 1 2023’ against Ulsan Hyundai at Ulsan Munsu World Cup Stadium at 7 pm on the 16th. Currently, Daejeon is ranked 8th in the league (37 points) with 9 wins, 10 draws, and 10 losses in 29 games.
Daejeon held a mini-camp training in Jeongseon, Gangwon-do during the international break and had time to reorganize the team and change the atmosphere. There are now only four games left until the end of the regular round. We need to focus to advance to the Final A stage. Daejeon, which currently has 37 points, has a 4-point gap between Daegu FC, ranked 6th and qualifying for Final A. In addition, since there is only a 6-point gap with 4th place Seoul, they must aim to advance to Final A by accumulating as many points as possible until the end of the regular round.
Above all, we need to lift the mood by winning in the first game away to Ulsan after the break. After the Ulsan match, they will meet Suwon Samsung and Gangwon FC, who are ranked 11th and 12th, respectiv안전놀이터ely. We need to lay the foundation for a winning streak by taking three points against league leader Ulsan.
Daejeon is showing a strong performance against Ulsan this season. In the first match held at home, the team won 2-1 thanks to consecutive goals by Lee Jin-hyun and Lee Hyun-sik. He also showed off his powerful firepower even during the Ulsan expedition. At that time, Daejeon conceded the first goal in the 20th minute of the first half, but took a two-goal lead with Leandro’s equalizer and Massa’s multiple goals in the 24th minute of the first half. The final result was a 3-3 draw, and they are undefeated in 2 games against Ulsan this season.
The key player in this game is Thiago. Thiago is the team’s highest scorer with 13 points. In particular, he showed off his scoring ability by scoring 6 points in 4 games held in August, including a hat trick against Pohang. Also, the competition between Ulsan Hyundai Joo Min-gyu and Thiago to be the top scorer is also something to see. The two players are competing fiercely for the top scorer, scoring 13 points each. Thiago, who has not yet scored against Ulsan this season, is determined to bring the team victory by scoring in this game and at the same time gain an upper hand in the competition for the top scorer.
Thiago said, “I think that if you play for the team, scoring will naturally follow. Above all, the team’s victory is the top priority. “Our opponent is first-place Ulsan, but we showed a strong performance against Ulsan this season, so we will go into the game with confidence,” he said.