Gyeongnam FC didn’t forget about its injured eldest brother Lee Kwang-sun in victory.
Gyeongnam FC won 2-0 against Chungbuk Cheongju FC in the 15th round of the Hana OneQ K League 2 2023 at Cheongju Sports Complex at 4 p.m. on July 27. With the win, Gyeongnam, who had a tough May with two draws and two losses in their last four matches, moved back to the top of the league.
Gyeongnam showed aggressive moves early in the first half and scored the first goal in the fourth minute. Lee Jun-jae made a quick move down the flank and crossed into the penalty box, where Gleason finished neatly. In the 23rd minute of the second half, Mo Jae-hyun received a pass from Park Min-seo and opened the scoring once again with a shot in front of the goal. With the additional goal, Gyeongnam stopped Chungbuk Cheongju’s momentum and recorded a 2-0 victory.
The victory meant a lot to Gyeongnam. It was an opportunity to revitalize the team’s momentum and take another step towards promotion. Not only that, but the victory photo for the eldest brother, Lee Kwang-sun, meant a lot.
Lee Kwang-sun has been a mainstay in the center of the defense this season. He has contributed to Gyeongnam’s high level of defensive 메이저사이트 integrity with his big frame and strong personality. After appearing in 11 matches, Lee was substituted in the first four minutes of the match against Seongnam FC on April 14 due to a right knee injury.
Gyeongnam FC rallied around him as he underwent knee surgery. They posted a medical report on social media to share his injury status and encourage fans to support him.
The team won against Chungbuk Cheongju and took a victory photo with Lee’s name and number on the jersey. In the ground photo, Go Dong-min, who worked together as a goalkeeper and central defender, wore Lee Kwang-sun’s jersey, and in the locker room photo, Jung Hyun-wook, who made his league debut, held Lee Kwang-sun’s jersey. Jung Hyun-wook played the same position in place of the injured Lee Kwang-sun, adding to the significance.