Professional to the end. Mallorca defeated Rayo Vallecano 3-0 in the 38th round of the 2022-23 La Liga season at Estadio Son Moix in Mallorca, Spain, in the early hours of Friday morning (KST). ‘Ace’ Lee Kang-in was the star […]
‘Miraculous quarterfinal’ tearful coach Kim Eun-jung…Sharp soccer worked!
After leading his team to the quarterfinals with brilliant tactics, Kim Eun-joong, the head coach, was overcome with emotion in the post-match interview. He was grateful for the players who believed in him, despite the fact that they had no […]
Messi’s father enters Barcelona president’s house…talks to return to family team? Saudi Arabia to be notified?
Media reports of Lionel Messi’s agent and father, Jorge Messi, entering the home of Barcelona president Juan Laporta have sparked speculation in Spain that Messi’s future may be changing. “Messi’s father has met with Laporta,” Juan Martí, a journalist for […]
The Next Jamsil Big Boy? “Unofficially a 40-homer hitter in high school” Paddling in the water?
Just two weeks ago, it seemed unlikely that Kim Bum-seok, 19, LG’s first-round (seventh overall) pick in the 2023 rookie draft, would be called up to the first team right away. LG head coach Yeom Kyung-yeop said he had “received […]
Incheon’s Kim Bo-seop silenced Daejeon, named K League 1 16R MVP
Two shots that silenced a field, Incheon United striker Kim Bo-seop has been named the MVP of the 16th round of the Hana OneQ K League 1 2023. Kim scored a multi-goal performance in the Daejeon Hana Citizen vs. Incheon […]
Hyundai’s derby defeat exposed Kim Young-Kwon gap, Klinsmann’s woes deepen
Kim Young-kwon (33) was missed. Professional football club Ulsan Hyundai lost 0-2 to Jeonbuk Hyundai in the 110th “Hyundai Derby” at Jeonju World Cup Stadium on 3 February. They had won the first meeting 2-1 on 25 February, but collapsed […]
Tension in the loose NL West…KBO reverse-export myth, team wins six straight + retains district lead
An unlikely team is injecting tension into the sluggish National League West. The team is the Arizona Diamondbacks, but the key to their success is Merrill Kelly, 35, who is writing his own KBO export myth. Kelly made his 12th […]
‘Hit→Run→Run→Run’ four-hit extravaganza, but Ohtani falls short of home run to complete cycle
Shohei Ohtani (29) of the Los Angeles Angels had a four-hit game. A home run prevented him from completing the cycle. Ohtani went 4-for-5 with a home run, two RBIs and two runs scored while batting leadoff against the Houston […]
One foul home run→one fence bashing… Lotte’s final out, God turns away twice
Twice the gods turned away the most dramatic scenes. The Lotte Giants won 6-5 against the KIA Tigers in the Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League 2023 at Sajik Stadium in Busan on 4 April. It was a nail-biter until the […]
South Korea make major changes to starting line-up…will it work?
The South Korean women’s national team has a new starting line-up for the FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL) 2023. Can they find their first win? South Korea fell 0-3 (16-25, 25-27, 11-25) in three sets to the United States in […]