Joo Se-jong hoped that all the young players who usually play for the B team would be proud of belonging to the K-League 1 team.
Daejeon Hana Citizen won 4-1 against Geoje Citizen Soccer Team (K4 League) in the 3rd round of the ‘2023 Hana Bank FA Cup’ held at Daejeon World Cup Stadium at 7:00 pm on the 12th. Daejeon, who advanced to the round of 16, face Jeju United.
On this day, Daejeon took out a 3-5-2 formation. Yoo Kang-hyeon and Lee Seon-yu were positioned at the forefront, and Bae Seo-joon and Kim Ji-hoon were placed on the left flank. In midfield, Lee Dong-won, Joo Se-jong, and Kim Young-wook worked together, and Anton, Lim Eun-soo, and Kim Hyun-woo started in the back three. Jeong San kept the goal. The waiting list included Jeon Byung-kwan, Gong Min-hyeon, Kim Kyung-hwan, Lee Seon-ho, Won-sik Jeong, Byun Jun-soo, and Lee Jun-seo.
rotation has been activated. On the 16th, Daejeon will face Ulsan Hyundai, who are winning all 6 matches in the K-League 1. Playing against a formidable team, it was necessary to manage the stamina of key resources during the week. Joo Se-jong, who returned from injury, played a comeback match to coordinate the senses of the actual game, and Anton, who could not play against Ulsan due to a penalty for leaving, started as a starter.
In addition, players such as Yoo Kang-hyeon, Kim Young-wook, Lim Eun-soo, Kim Hyun-woo, and Jeong San, who were mainly replaced in the first team or who had not yet been given a chance at the beginning of the season, participated. It was the Daejeon B team players who worked with them. Daejeon has been running the K4 League schedule since last season to develop players and maintain a sense of real combat.
The start was good. Daejeon took the lead with Lee Dong-won’s goal in the 6th minute of the first half. However, the first half didn’t turn out the way we wanted. In the 30th minute of the first half, he conceded a goal to his opponent from a corner kick. Daejeon had several good chances but failed to score and the first half ended 1-1.
After the match, Joo Se-jong told the story behind the halftime locker room after the first half was less than expected through ‘Pop Four Two’. Joo Se-jong said, “Actually, after the first half, I said some bitter things to the young players. I thought they were good enough players, but they didn’t show up.”
He said, “I told the players, ‘The opponent is a K4 League team and we are a K League 1 team. I hope that we can show a more passionate image with such pride.’ 안전놀이터 I feel good because I showed a good image in ”. I hope that I will have confidence and pride in the future,” he left a message of encouragement.
In fact, Daejeon players revived their performance in the second half. In the 17th minute of the second half, Lee Seon-yu scored an additional goal with a neat shot, and 5 minutes later, Byun Jun-su scored a perfect header from a corner kick. In the second half of extra time, Yoo Kang-hyeon scored a key goal and Daejeon won Geoje 4-1.
Daejeon B team players digest the K4 league schedule. Players who have not yet had a chance to debut in the K League 1 or who have not played in the first division this season may mistakenly think that they are members of the K4 League. However, ‘Chief’ Ju Se-jong had a different idea. Team A or Team B are all members of Daejeon, which participates in the K-League 1, and I hoped to play with that attitude in the future.