Busan’s first appearance and first goal… Lee Seung-gi “It’s awkward because it’s my first time being the best
“It’s awkward because it’s the first time I’m the best in the team.”
Busan IPark, led by coach Park Jin-seop, won 3-0 in an away game against FC Anyang in the 12th round of the ‘Hanawon Q K League 2 2023’ held at Anyang Sports Complex on the 7th. On the other hand, Busan (20 points) added 3 points after 3 games, and had the same points as 3rd place Anyang, but was in 5th place behind many points.
Lee Seung-gi left Jeonbuk Hyundai and moved to Busan ahead of this season. He, who had no opportunity to play due to injury even after the transfer, stepped on the ground in place of Lamas in the 30th minute of the second half of the day. The first game to be played in the Busan uniform. He fired the scorer five minutes after being substituted. Lee Seung-gi received Park Se-jin’s pass during the counterattack and fired a wedge that decided the game with a sensational chip shot in a one-on-one chance with the goalkeeper.
After the game, Lee Seung-gi said, “The coach and coaching staff said, ‘Don’t overdo it, you have a lot of time.’ He focused on raising the senses and physical condition. He prepared effortlessly. He got a chance to play and even scored a goal. I am happy that I have been helpful to the coach and the club,” he said.
Since the 2013 season, Lee Seung-gi has played in Jeonbuk except for the period of military service. However, he decided to move to K League 2. He said, “I was proud of being in the best team in the K-League called Jeonbuk for a long time. But he thought the player had to play anyway. Busan reached out to me first despite the injury,” he expressed his gratitude.
Lee Seung-gi is the best on the team. It’s still awkward. “As a veteran, I thought about what would help. It’s the first time I’ve been to the top, so it’s awkward, but it feels different. He always thinks that he should set a good example,” he said. When he thinks that younger players can do better, he sometimes says, ‘Wouldn’t it be nice if we did this?’ Then it was accepted positively. He smiles and says, “He is friendly with his juniors.”
The team takes precedence over individual goals. Busan will challenge promotion this season. Lee Seung-gi said, “When you play a game, you have to go with the idea that you must win unconditionally. That way, you will have the strength to win 안전놀이터even when difficult situations come,” he said. As a senior, I will do my best to help the team advance.” At the same time, he added, “It would be nice to achieve 60 goals-60 assists.” Lee Seung-gi is recording 52 goals and 55 assists in his K-League career.
On the other hand, Lee Seung-gi carefully opened his mouth about the current situation in Jeonbuk. He said, “I take care of the team I worked with. Rather than saying it was because coach Kim Sang-sik was bad, it seems that the K-League has less time to trust and wait for me.” always cheering for you I hope it goes well,” he said.