’60 Minutes with Hong Hyun-seok’ Belgian professional football Gent beat Stendare 3-1
Hong Hyun-seok played 60 minutes of Belgian professional football as Gent defeated Stendard in the final of the Jupiler League European Playoffs.
Gent defeated Stendard 3-1 at home in the sixth round of the Belgian Jupiler League European Playoffs for the 2022-2023 season at the Gelamco Arena in Ghent, Belgium, on 4 April.
With the victory, Ghent took three points from a dominant performance of five wins and one draw in six European play-off matches to finish the European play-offs with a final tally of 44 points (1st place).
Ghent had already secured the top spot in the European play-offs on the 21st of last month with two games remaining.
After 34 regular season rounds, the Jupiler League is divided into two play-off rounds, with the top one to four teams in the 18-team field competing in the Champions Play-offs and the fifth to eighth teams in the European Play-offs, to determine qualification for the UEFA Champions League (UCL) and Europa Conference (UECL).
After finishing fifth in the regular season, Hent will top the European play-offs and play the bottom team in the Champions Play-offs for the second qualifying spot in the UECL.
With each team having one game in hand in the Champions Playoffs, Kluip Brugge (33 points) are eight points behind third-placed Rassingen (45 points) in the table.
Hong Hyun-seok, who started at left midfield in a 4-4-2 formation, played the full 60 minutes until he was replaced by Andrew Ulsager in the 15th minute of the second half.
Hong Hyun-seok drove the ball directly into the goal area from the left side of the penalty area in the 38th minute, dodged two defenders and shot with his left foot, but the ball was blocked by the keeper’s outstretched left foot.
The defence also made three or four runs to disrupt the flow of play 안전놀이터.
They were unable to create any offence. Hong has nine goals and nine assists in all competitions for Gent, including six goals and six assists in the league, one goal and three assists in the UEFA UECL and two goals in the Belgian Cup.
Football stats site Footmob gives him a rating of 7.5.
Ghent conceded an early goal in the 11th minute to Stendard William Balikhusha, but came back with a hat-trick from Hugo Kuipers.
Kuipers equalised with his left foot in the 23rd minute and doubled the lead with a header in the 43rd minute. He completed his hat-trick with a penalty in the 34th minute.
Hong Hyun-seok played 60 minutes of Belgian professional football as Gent defeated Stendard in the final of the Jupiler League European Playoffs. Gent defeated Stendard 3-1 at home in the sixth round of the Belgian Jupiler League European Playoffs for the 2022-2023 season at the Gelamco Arena in Ghent, Belgium, on 4 April. With the…