‘Hong Hyun-seok selection’ Gent, defeated by West Ham… Eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Europa Conference League￼
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Hong Hyun-seok (24) started and played an active role in Ghent (Belgium), losing to West Ham (England) and ending their challenge in European club competition.
Ghent lost 1-4 in an away game against West Ham in the second leg of the 2022-23 season European Football Association (UEFA) Europa Conference League (UECL) quarterfinal held at London Stadium on the 21st (Korean time).
Gent, who drew 1-1 in the first match held at home,토토사이트 was eliminated after falling behind by a total of 2-5 in the first and second matches.
Gent had to be content with reaching the quarterfinals of a European club competition tournament for the first time in 31 years since the 1991-92 season UEFA Cup (now Europa League).
Hong Hyun-seok, who started as a second-line midfielder that day, played 70 minutes until the 25th minute of the second half, but could not prevent the team from losing.
Although there was no attack point, he contributed to Gent’s opening goal with his unique active amount of activity. Hong Hyun-seok has recorded 8 goals and 8 assists in all official competitions including the league after moving to Gent this season.
Recently, hair choke, the head coach of the Korean national soccer team, has been attracting attention as a candidate for the national team, such as watching Hong Hyun-seok’s game.
Gent gained momentum by scoring the first goal on the road. In the 26th minute of the first half, Hong Hyun-seok intercepted the opponent’s ball and stabbed the pass, which was the starting point of the score. A Mathis Samois shot was deflected off the West Ham defense and Hugo Kuipers finished.
But the lead didn’t last long. West Ham balanced the match with Mikhail Antonio’s header from a set piece in the 37th minute of the first half.
West Ham, who finished the first half 1-1, broke the Ghent defense in the second half. In the 10th minute of the second half, Lucas Paqueta scored a penalty and took the lead, and three minutes later, Declan Rice scored to make it 3-1.
West Ham, who seized the victory, actually split the game with Antonio’s right-footed kick shot in the 18th minute of the second half.
After defeating Gent, West Ham competes with AZ Alkmaar (Netherlands) to advance to the Europa Conference League finals.
Hong Hyun-seok (24) started and played an active role in Ghent (Belgium), losing to West Ham (England) and ending their challenge in European club competition. Ghent lost 1-4 in an away game against West Ham in the second leg of the 2022-23 season European Football Association (UEFA) Europa Conference League (UECL) quarterfinal held at London…