Suwon FC is in danger of relegation. In the first leg of the playoffs against Busan I-Park, something happened that should never have happened.
Suwon FC conceded back-to-back penalty kicks in the final minutes of the first leg of the Hana OneQ K League 2023 Promotion Playoffs at Busan Asiadju Stadium on Saturday at 7 p.m. and lost 1-2 to hosts Busan IPark.
Suwon opened the scoring in the 42nd minute through Jang Jae-woong’s mid-range shot and went into halftime with a 1-0 lead. Busan harassed Suwon with intense pressure from the start of the match and came close to scoring on several occasions, but were unable to find the back of the net.
Trouble came in the 35th minute when Suwon looked to be on the verge of victory. Lee Seung-woo fouled Lee Seung-ki in the box and conceded a penalty kick. Lee, who had already received one yellow card, was sent off for a second caution. Ramas stepped up to take the kick and put the game out of reach with a powerful shot.
A chaotic second half resulted in eight minutes of extra time. With Lee Seung-woo sent off, Suwon was outnumbered and had to defend with 10 men. 무지개토토 주소
But just before the end of the match, Busan had another chance. Kim Jung-hwan was brought down by a foul as he ran into the box, and the referee once again awarded a penalty kick. This time, Ramas stepped up to the plate and converted no problem, handing Suwon a heartbreaking 1-2 loss.
Suwon FC avoided direct relegation by drawing 1-1 with Jeju United in their final league game of the season on February 2, but they are in trouble. Suwon FC breathed a sigh of relief after Suwon Samseong was relegated to the bottom of the league. But now, relegation is a reality if they let their guard down.