ACL Group Stages 2018 – Round 2 Preview

  The first round was a relatively successful one for the Korean teams involved as all but Jeju United came away with at least a point. The highlight of the round was Suwon Bluewing’s 2-0 victory in Sydney. Also returning from Australia unscathed were Ulsan as they boarded the plane home with a share of…

2017 K-League Report Cards – Jeonbuk

2016 will go down as a particularly strange year not only for Jeonbuk but the K-League in general. The powers that be at the KFA decided to punish Jeonbuk for some Trotter-esque ‘dodgy dealing’ by issuing them with a 9pt deduction towards the end of a year that they had ran away with the league.

The K-Advent Calendar Day 18 – Respect

K-Advent Day 18 – Respect For anyone who has lived in Korea for more than a few days you quickly realize the importance that Korean culture places on the concept of ‘respect’. From seniority in both family and the workplace to the idea of ‘jeong‘ respect is there for all to see and ultimately follow. So it comes…

The K-Advent Calendar Day 8 – Yellow Cards

K-Advent Day 8 – Yellow Cards For the ‘football virgin’ the intricacies of the discipline system in football can be a little complex as there are numerous reasons for incurring the wrath of the referee and ultimately finding yourself ‘in the book’. In Korea the main reasons for seeing yellow can range from; standing next to…