Gwangju FC, which is showing a remarkable upward trend towards the end of the season, enters the fateful 35th round this weekend.
Gwangju FC, ranked 3rd and facing Incheon United at home, will be able to aim for 2nd place in the league if they win this game.
Gwangju, which has an overwhelming winning percentage of 7 wins, 2 draws, and 1 loss in the last 10 games, will try to add points against 5th place Incheon United tomorrow (28th).
Gwangju showed a particularly strong performance against Incheon this season.
Since coach Lee Jeong-hyo took office, they have faced Incheon four times and are undefeated with 2 wins and 2 draws. In particular, the two games they won were huge wins with 6 and 5 goals respectively.
It is also good news for Gwangju that Incheon has to play the game three days after losing to Shandong Taishan in the Asian Champions League group stage on the 25th.
If Gwangju wins this game스포츠토토, they will be very close to this season’s final goal of ‘second place in the league’ and ‘advance to the Asian Champions League’.
▶ Sync: Lee Jeong-hyo / Gwangju FC coach
– “After we moved up to the top split, I said to the players that we would try to reach second place and put pressure on Pohang, but we will prepare well for the next game and go as far as we can. If
Pohang wins in the match between 2nd place Pohang Steelers and 4th place Jeonbuk Hyundai held on the same day, the point gap between Gwangju and Jeonbuk will increase to 8 points, effectively confirming Gwangju’s advancement to the Asian Champions League.
Conversely, if Jeonbuk wins, Gwangju will surpass Pohang by one point and rise to second place in the league, and if the two teams draw, Gwangju and Pohang will have the same number of points.
With only four games left until the end of the season, attention is being paid to whether Gwangju can take Incheon one step closer to its final goal.