“I heard Ulsan fans booing, but Jeonbuk fans’ voices were louder”.
Jeonbuk Hyundai won the ‘Hyundai Derby’ against Ulsan Hyundai in the 16th round of the Hana OneQ K League 1 2023 at Jeonju World Cup Stadium on Wednesday, 2-0, thanks to consecutive goals from Cho Kyu-sung and Moon Sun-min.
With the victory, Jeonbuk paved the way to the top of the table with 21 points from six wins, three draws and seven losses, and continued its dominance over Ulsan with 41 wins, 29 draws and 40 losses in the all-time series.
Jun Amano was the hero of Jeonbuk’s victory.
After taking the field in the 20th minute, Amano delivered a precise left-footed cross to Munjeon from the right flank 18 minutes later.
Amano Jun’s left-footed cross to Munjeon was met by Cho Kyu-sung with a diving header that rattled the Ulsan net. National goalkeeper Cho Hyun-woo was helpless.
Jeonbuk, who had been dragged into the match against Ulsan, completely changed the atmosphere with Cho’s goal. Moon Sun-min scored just before the end to seal the victory.
After the game, Jun Amano was calm. He didn’t get too excited, but remained calm.
“Since I was injured against Seoul, I’ve been preparing for my comeback against Ulsan with a goal in mind. I’m ready to go,” he said.
On the circumstances of Cho Kyu-sung’s goal, Amano said, “Even before I kicked it, I thought it was going to go in,” adding, “He made a good move and I think it went in as expected. Our strikers have been practicing to run forward whenever I get the ball, so I’m happy that I was able to score a goal through that situation,” he explained.
On this day, whenever Amano caught the ball, there were boos from the Ulsan away fans.
“I could hear the boos from the Ulsan fans from the moment I took the field,” said Jun Amano. But the Jeonbuk fans shouted even louder, which gave me strength,” he explained.안전놀이터
“I thought, ‘Does Park Yong-woo hate me,'” he said, referring to the nervousness of his teammate from last season.
Meanwhile, Jun Amano said, “I joined the team two days before the Ulsan game. I hadn’t been able to join the team for the past few weeks due to injury. I’ve always felt sorry for myself for not performing up to expectations,” Amano said, adding, “Today’s victory is really great for us. We will work even harder to help Jeonbuk rebound.”