Lee Kang-in is a ‘game changer’… Mallorca, which was frustrating, ace changed the flow

It was a 안전놀이터 game where you can see why Lee Kang-in is the core of the team.

RCD Mallorca played Pontevedra (Primera Federacion, 3rd division) in the round of 32 of the 2022-23 season Spain Copa del Rey (King’s Cup) held at Pasaron Stadium in Pontevedra, Spain on the 5th at 3:00 am (Korean time). ) was defeated 2-0. With this, 안전놀이터 Mallorca succeeded in advancing to the round of 16.

Mallorca took the rotation, and Lee Kang-in started from the bench. Cadeware, Rodriguez, Ndiaye, Grniye, Degalareta, Cupre, Nastasic, Cofete, Russo, Gonzalez and Greif played and the formation was 5-4-1.

Because it was a confrontation between parts 1 and 3, there was a difference in power. Mallorca took the lead by taking possession in the first half. However, it failed to open the goal of Pontevedra due to the lack of decision-making power. In the end, the first half ended 0-0, and the frustration grew.

Then, Manager Aguirre Mallorca put in Lee Kang-in at the start of the second half. Cadewear, which had little activity, fell out.

Lee Kang-in’s effect was great. Lee Kang-in took on the role of a link between the left and midfield. He especially helped the offensive work flow more smoothly by exchanging one-two passes with his teammates. When Mallorca became a pass play, the ball was connected to the side and was able to perform a cross attack.

Lee Kang-in flashed in several scenes. In the 8th minute of the second half, Lee Kang-in crosses from outside the penalty box, and the ball passes through the defender and flows back. González passed it to the door again, and Ndiaye pushed it, but the goalkeeper saved it. Also, in the 41st minute of the second half, an exquisite pass was delivered to Lee Kang-in, who penetrated into the penalty box. Lee Kang-in calmly gave it to Muriki, who was located next to him, and the subsequent shot headed slightly toward the center and was blocked by the goalkeeper. All of them were decisive scenes, but they were not finished.

The match went to overtime, and Lee Kang-in stepped up. In the 7th minute of the first half of extra time, Lee Kang-in succeeded in pressing from the left side and immediately stabbed Muriki, who was running fast. Muriki passed it to Prats on the other side of the goal and shook the net with a light push. It was the opening goal from Lee Kang-in’s starting point.

Mallorca finally made me laugh. He even scored an additional goal and nailed it. In the 14th minute of the first half of extra time, Mallorca’s speedy attack proceeded, and Pratz faced a one-on-one situation. At this time, he gave it to Muriki, who was rushing along, and scored easily into the empty goal. It is regrettable that we did not win within 90 minutes, but the round of 16 is definitely positive.

On this day, Lee Kang-in recorded 3 key passes, 1 shot, 3 crosses, 2 long passes, 5 offensive passes, 2 ground contests, 7 recoveries, and 2 free fouls. Multiple media gave Lee Kang-in a rating of 7 or higher and highly rated her performance.