Jeonbuk Seed Achievement…U17 Youngsaeng High School Wins Youth Championship For 2 Years In a row
Jeonbuk U17 participated in the ‘2023 GROUND.N K League Championship’ held at Cheonan Football Center from the 16th (Sun). Jeonbuk U17, tied to Incheon and Seoul E-Land in one group, defeated the two teams 2-0 and 3-2, respectively, and passed the group qualifying round as the top of the group.
In the quarterfinals, he met Gangwon and won after a penalty shootout, and in the semifinals, he beat Seoul 3-1 to get a ticket to the finals.
In the final match against Suwon on the 28th (Friday), Jeonbuk U17 finished the first half 2-0 with Jin Tae-ho’s first goal and Choi Kang-min’s wedge goal, and gave up one goal to Suwon in the second half, but won the championship.
With this victory, Jeonbuk achieved its first high school championship since the establishment of the K League Youth Championship in 2015, and lifted the youth championship trophy for the second consecutive year following last year’s middle school championship.
Kim Gun-woo, the team’s captain, won the Best Player Award in the U17 category of the Youth Championship, and Lee Kwang-hyun, who showed outstanding leadership, won the Best Leader Award.
Head coach Lee Kwang-hyun said, “I give the honor of winning to the players who played the best,” adding, “I hope this victory will serve as an opportunity for the players to grow further and move forward.” 먹튀검증
Meanwhile, 10 players, including Kwon Yeon-woo, who scored in the semifinals, Han Seok-jin, who won the offensive award, and Kim Soo-hyung, who won the Best Young Player Award, won the high school championship following last year.