IPark Humbled By Jeonbuk in Season Opener2 days 20 hours ago
JEONJU, South Korea -- The Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors Football Club got off to a fabulous 2014 with a 3-0 drubbing of the Busan IPark Saturday afternoon at the Jeonju World Cup Stadium.
Han Kyu-won opened the scoring in the 39th minute, with Jung Hyuk and Leonardo adding second half goals for Jeonbuk, while Choi Eun-seok stopped seven shots for the clean sheet.
The IPark head home for the season opener versus Pohang, 1-0 losers to Ulsan, this Sunday at 2 p.m. at the...
Soccer Class for Children from Multicultural Families1 week 37 min ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Busan Foundation for International Activities (BFIA) and Busan IPark, a South Korean professional football club based in Busan, are currently working together to host a soccer class for children from multicultural families and are now recruiting players for the upcoming season.
Busan-based elementary school students from multicultural families are eligible to apply for the class. The application period is from February 27 - March 18, 2014, at 6 p.m. You...
IPark Sign Nilson Ricardo da Silva Júnior2 weeks 23 hours ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Busan IPark have signed 24-year-old Brazilian midfielder Nilson Ricardo da Silva Júnior. Nilson, previously played a half season last year for J1 League Sagan Tosu where he made 16 appearances while scoring twice under Korean-led coach Yoon Jung-hwan.
He has also played for Metropolitano in the Catarinense 1 Brazilian League, Araripina, Itabaiana and his longest stint at Náutico. He is known as a physical player who can adapt well...
Busan IPark Unveil 2014 Uniforms2 weeks 1 day ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Busan IPark Football Club have released their new uniforms for this season which are a dramatic change from previous versions. The new kits feature their new slogan "Challenge 2014" in their hopes of symbolizing change.
The home kit, designed by Adidas, features the traditional red and white with the shield, while the new away kits feature a blue background with white lines drawn in waves to symbolize the sea.
The new kits will be unveiled in front of...
Park Jong-woo to Move to Guangzhuo4 weeks 5 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- Busan IPark midfielder Park Jong-woo is moving to the Guangzhou R&F in the Chinese Super League.
The club said on Thursday, "Both sides have come to an agreement over Park's move on principle, so all that remains is for him to do a medical."
IPark Win First Exhibition Game 3-2 in Thailand6 weeks 2 days ago
BANGKOK, Thailand -- The Busan IPark started their 2014 exhibition schedule with a 3-2 victory over Muang Thong United in Bangkok. Muang Thong was second in the league table and managed an impressive showing in last year's ACL appearance.
Busan's goals were scored by Kim Sin-young, and two by Yang Dong-hyun.
The IPark will play two or three exhibitions while continuing their training in Thailand.
2013 Busan IPark Sharing Love Campaign12 weeks 6 days ago
2013 Busan I-Park Sharing Love Campaign
1. Date: Dec. 14th. 2013 (Sat) 10:00~12:00
2. Location: Gangseo Sports Park, Gymnasium
3. For whom: 300 children from multicultural families and settlement houses in Busan
-Fan signing meeting with Busan I-Park soccer players
-Athletic meeting (Canon shoot, limbo, etc.)
-Soccer lessons with Busan IPark soccer players
-Busan IPark uniforms and notebooks will be given to every participants...
IPark Move to Sixth With Win Over Suwon16 weeks 2 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Busan IPark moved into sixth in the table following a 1-0 upset victory over Suwon at the Asiad World Cup Stadium Sunday afternoon.
Lim Sang-hyub's 82nd minute goal was the difference for the IPark, who managed to outshoot Suwon 9-3 during the match. After Han Ji-woo hit the crossbar, Lim lightly directed the rebound into the empty net to reward IPark the three points and a well-deserved three points. Kim Ki-yong notched the clean sheet in net.
Pohang Ease Past IPark 3-118 weeks 2 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Busan IPark stumbled for the second time this week, dropping a 3-1 decision to the Pohang Steelers at the Busan Asiad World Cup Stadium.
The IPark struggled to penetrate the Steelers tough defense, registering only two attempts on net, but took an early lead in the 22nd minute ona goal by Jang Hak-young. The lead was short-lived however, as Pohang's Kim Seung-dae equalized two minutes later.
Pohang took full advantage in the second half,...
Defense Struggles as IPark Fall 3-218 weeks 5 days ago
JEONJU, South Korea -- On a night where the offense played one of their better games of the season, the defense struggled as the IPark dropped a 3-2 decision to Jeonbuk Motors Wednesday evening.
Han Ji-ho and Yang Dong-hyun connected for the IPark to rally from an early 2-0 deficit, but a defensive letdown in the 66th minute let Park Hee-do give Jeonbuk the victory. A late effort to equalize went for naught as the IPark were called offside, disallowing the goal.