This week saw the second half of the K League Classic Round 9 games take place, with the first half already happening on Children’s Day (Thursday May 5th). We also had another full round of action in the K League Challenge (Round 9).
Also if you missed our Results post from Children’s Day Thursday May 5th, please click here.
K League Classic 2016 Round 9 Results & Summaries
Here are the Results from this weekends 3 K League Classic games;
Saturday May 7th 2016
Suwon City FC 2 – 5 Jeju United
An end to end game with the attacking players certainly coming out on top. Man of The Match Marcelo grabbed two for Jeju, a result which pushes them further into the top half.
Sunday May 8th 2016
FC Seoul 1 – 3 Pohang Steelers
Pohang missed a penalty but then scored 2 first half goal to take early control of this one. Dejan scored a beautiful Beckham like Free Kick, but it wasn’t enough. Seoul also had a number of 50/50 decisions go against them as it really wasn’t their day.
Suwon Bluewings 2 – 3 Jeonbuk Hyundai
Suwon took an early lead but then where reduced to 10 men a little before half time. Jeonbuk came out and dominated the second half, goals from Han Gyo-Won, Luiz Henrique and Lee Dong-Gook proved the difference. Suwon scored late but it wasn’t enough.
K League Classic 2016 Round 9 Photos
K League Challenge 2016 Round 9
The K League Challenge featured a full round of fixtures on Sunday afternoon.
K League Challenge 2016 Round 9 Results & Summaries
Here are the Results from Sunday’s 5 K League Challenge games;
Sunday May 8th 2016
Busan I’Park 3 – 1 FC Anyang
Stojanović scored his first Busan goal as they beat Anyang in a interesting tie. There was also goals for William Popp and Yong Jae-Hyun.
Daejeon Citizen 0 – 1 Gangwon
A tight game from start to finish with both sides lacking much cutting edge. It was Gangwon Substitute Choi Jin-Ho who scored in the 81st minute winning goal.
Gyeongnam 0 – 1 Seoul E-Land
Played down on Geoje Island in front of a small crowd. Gyeongnam had a costly moment of indecision and let Ahn Tae-Hyun in to score his first ever for the club and the winning goal in second half injury time.
Goyang Zaicro 0 – 0 Bucheon 1995
The scoreline sums this one up, poor and boring. Fortunately it seems like less than 400 turned up anyway.
Ansan Mugunghwa 0 – 2 Daegu
The late game similar to the rest started slowly. However Daegu came out of the second half a different side a scored twice thanks to Brazilians Eder and Paulo early on, and didn’t look back.
The K League Challenge returns next weekend, but in the meantime we have FA Cup action during the week.
K League Challenge 2016 Round 9 Photos
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