Mittjyllan advances to UECL playoffs
4th goal of the season with PK score…
Substitution out in the 34th minute of the second half
‘Hong Hyeon-seok replacement’ Ghent also joined the PO
Cho Kyu-Sung (Mittwillan) finally succeeded
in scoring the first goal in the European club competition
with a penalty kick he induced. 안전놀이터
Mittwillan played in the 27th minute in the first half of the home game against Omonia (Cyprus)
in the 2nd leg of the 3rd qualifying round of the 2023-2024 season European Football Federation (UEFA) Europa Conference League (UECL)
held at the MCH Arena in Herning, Denmark on the 18th (Korean time).
Cho Kyu-sung scored a penalty kick and won 5-1.
Mittwillan, who lost 0-1 in the first game against Omonia on the 11th,
succeeded in advancing to the playoffs by making
a total of 5-2 in the first and second games with the victory that day.
Accordingly, Mittwillan will play the playoffs against Legia Warsaw (Poland)
(first leg on the 24th, second leg on the 31st, local time)
challenge to advance to the group stage of the final round.
Mittjylland won a penalty kick in the 24th minute of the first half.
In the process, Omonia’s midfielder Ioannis Cusullos was sent off,
giving them a numerical advantage.
Cho Kyu-seong took the lead as Mittwillan’s penalty kicker, and he made no mistakes twice.
On the 13th
Kyu-seong Cho tasted regret for missing a penalty kick in the 2023-2024 Danish Super League round 4 expedition with Baile on the 13th.
However, this time, he made up for his penalty kick mistake five days ago
by shaking the net with a confident right-footed shot.
It was Cho Kyu-sung’s 4th goal of the season (including 3 goals in the regular league) and his first goal in a European club competition.
In the 31st minute of the first half, Mittjyllan gave Omonia’s Andronikos Caculis an equalizer,
but in the 43rd minute of the first half, Franculinu’s header exploded to take the lead again.
Franculinou scored an additional goal with his right foot from the right side of the goal area
in extra time in the first half, and Mitjylland finished the first half 3-1.
In the 19th minute of the second half, Mittjillan further increased the game
by completing a hat-trick with Frankulinu’s amazing left-footed scissor kick
from the front of the penalty area.
Cho Kyu-seong resigned as a substitute in the 34th minute of the second half and returned to the bench,
and Mittjyllan completed a 5-1 victory with Amin Gigovic’s finishing goal in the 35th minute of the second half.
Meanwhile, Ghent (Belgium), played by Hong Hyun-seok,
also joined the UECL playoffs by beating Pogon Szczecin (Poland).
Gent lost 1-2 in the away game against Pogon Szczecin in the second leg of the UECL third qualifying round,
but won the first leg 5-0 and had a playoff ticket with a total score of 6-2.
Hong Hyun-seok started from the bench and was put on the ground in the 27th minute of the second half,
but he could not win an attack point.
Gent’s playoff opponent has been decided against APOEL (Cyprus)