An Interview With Marin Orsulic

48 Shades’ Mark sat down with Seongnam’s towering Croatian central defender Marin Orsulic to discuss his time in Korea so far. They talked seasons past as they analysed 2017 and discussed the ideas behind his move from the sunny slopes of Cyprus to the confines of the K-League. They looked back on Marin’s injury, his…

Episode 160 – Dustbuster

There’s a full house this week at 48 Shades Tower as Mark returns to take his place on the sofa with Paul and The Phantom. The guys review all of the latest games in K1 and K2 and talk about some of the factors behind the hugely disappointing weekend crowds. They also look at the…

2018 K-League One – Match Day 1 – Previews

This week sees the return of live top-table league football in Korea under the newly named K-League One division and not a moment too soon as I’m not sure many of us can take much more of people falling over when nobody near them and all too frequent bizarre refereeing decisions…..oh wait Short Track Skating…

Goals Scored in Consecutive Matches

The K-league is often criticized for a lack of producing (or importing) natural goal-scorers as a lot of clubs down the years have deployed rather more precautionary tactics than a Gung-ho, cavalier style of play. We at 48 Shades Tower decided to have a look back at some of those names and stars that had…

Episode 138 – It Was All Bus While!

Episode 138 – It Was All Bus While! After Mark’s lengthy and rather alcohol-infused round trip to watch Asan defeat Seongnam in the playoffs the guys relocate to a “dry” venue for this week’s episode as they discuss all the big news in the K-League and beyond. The main focus is on the recent Korean…