Football Derby Matches in Korean Football League

Lim, Do Yeub In Korea, there is a professional football league called the ‘K-league’. According to data of 2020 from the International Federation of Football History and Statistics, K-league ranked the world’s top 20th football league. It is the highest rank in Asia. Popular derby matches are one of those which make K-league competitive. There […]

An Easy Way to Enjoy Futsal in Korea

Lim, Do Yeub (From plabfootball.com) Did you know there is a way to enjoy futsal without having any team or making annoying stadium reservations? In Korea, there is an online futsal matching platform called ‘Plabfootball’. If you want to enjoy futsal but don’t have your team and don’t know how to make a reservation, you […]

MZ generation leading the golf trend

Minjun Son 2021. 10. 19 Graphic source: Business Watch                   In the past, golf was considered one of the most barrier-to-entry sports. Golf had a strong image as a sport only for the middle-aged, especially the wealthy. However, the image of golf now has changed 180 degrees from the past, and the number of MZ […]

OTT industry aiming for ‘sports broadcasting rights’

Minjun Son 2021. 10.12 Graphic : Designer Eun Sil KIm                   Dramas, entertainment shows, and movies are not the end. Now it’s ‘sports’. The OTT industry has started to secure exclusive sports broadcasting rights. TVING expanded the scope of content to include sports while broadcasting live Euro 2020, the European Football Federation (UEFA) soccer championship, […]

Super Korean day in EPL … Heung-Min Son and Hee-Chan Hwang of were both selected by the BBC as ‘Team of the Week’

Minjun Son 2021. 10. 5. Image Source: Wolverhampton, Tottenham Twitter Son Heung-min (29, Tottenham) and Hwang Hee-chan (25, Wolverhampton) were both selected as the BBC’s Team of the Week. Gas Crooks, who works as a panelist in the media, gathered the players who performed best in the 7th round of the EPL by position to […]

Let’s go for a run and save the Earth!

2021.09.14 Minjun Son Image Source: iStock Photo People run with trash bags in disposable gloved hands. When you find trash, stop running and bend over. The heavier the garbage bag, the more difficult it is to breathe. When you get to your destination and look back, you can see the clean streets. Take a ‘certification […]

Welcome back home Cristiano Ronaldo

2021.09.07 Minjun Son Image source: Manchester United Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Manchester United after 12 years. <BBC> reported on the 28th that Manchester United will pay Juventus a transfer fee of 12.8 million pounds (about 20.5 billion won) to sign a two-year contract with Ronaldo. Ronaldo made his debut with Porto in 2002 and grew […]

The Paralympic Games

LEE SOOYEON              The Paralympic Games is the major international sports competition for athletes with disabilities. Comparable to the Olympic Games, the Paralympics are split into Winter Games and Summer Games, which alternately occur every two years. Many of the same Olympic events are included—such as Alpine skiing, cross-country skiing, and biathlon for winter sports […]