DAEJON – The Busan I'Park claimed their first victory of the season Sunday, defeating third place Daejon on the road in an impressive outing.
The I'Park jumped out to an early lead, when defender Kim Eung-jin scored his first of the season off a set piece in the 13th minute.
Daejon equalized in the 25th minute, when Han Jae-woong put one past a helpless Jeon Sang-wook.
The I'Park took advantage in the second half, when Kim Han-yoon gave I'Park a goal advantage in the 52nd minute. Busan's counter attacks were successful again in the 71st minute, when Han Sang-wun also tallied to give Busan their third goal of the match.
With the win, the I'Park jump up to twelfth in the standings, and have yet to lose in their past five outtings.
By Jeff Liebsch