36 countries and regions watch the K-League, 41-year-old veteran lives up to expectations

36countriesandregionswatchtheK-League,41-year-oldveteranlivesuptoexpectations
41-year-oldveteranLiTongguostagedaheader.Figure/VisualChinaToday,theK-Leagueofficiallyusheredintheopeneraftertherestart,defendingchampionJeonbukHyundaiathomeagainstSamsungSuwon.Accordingtotheanti-epidemicrequirementsofthelocalgovernmentdepartmentinSouthKorea,therestartedK-Leaguewillbeplayedintheopenfield.Intheend,thisopenerwillnotbedisappointing.41-year-oldveteranLiTongguostagedaheadertohelpJeonbukHyundaiwin1-0.ThenewseasonKLeague,originallyscheduledtoopenonFebruary29,isindefinitelyduetotheimpactofthenewcrownpneumoniaepidemic.AfterthelocalepidemicsituationinSouthKoreawaseffectivelycontrolled,theSouthKoreangovernmentannouncedthatitwouldrelaxtherestrictionsoncrowdgatheringinadvance,andafterMay5th,itwouldshifttoastateofequalemphasisondailyandepidemicprevention.After69days,theK-Leaguefinallyrekindledthebattle.Inadditiontotheemptygame,inordertoavoidcontactandthespreadofdroplets,theKLeaguealsoprohibitsplayersfromspittinganywhere.Atthesametime,on-sitecameramen,commentatorsandbenchcoachesallneedtoputonmasks.Startingfromthisgame,theleaguealsocanceledthehandshakeswitchbetweentheplayerandtherefereebeforeandafterthegame.Atthesametime,itisrecommendedthatplayersdonothigh-fiveandshakehands,andthecelebrationactionshouldbesimple.Althoughtherewasnoliveaudienceinthisgame,K-Leaguewasthefirstprofessionalleaguetorestartsincetheglobalprofessionalfootballmatchwasshutdownintheepidemic.Atotalof36countriesandregionsintheworldhavepurchasedbroadcastingrights,andmorethan10millionpeoplehavewatchedthegame.Sincethefirstopeningoftheseason,theK-Leagueschedulehasalsobeencompressedandadjustedaccordingly.Inquantity,the38gamesoriginallyplannedfortheleaguethisseasonwerereducedto27games;ontheschedule,thegamewillbedividedintotwostages,thefirststageis22roundsoftheregularseason,andthesecondstageisplayedbythetop6andthebottom6respectively.Asingleround-robingametodeterminethefinalseasonrankings.Sauna,YeWangDengHanyueditorWangXihuangproofreadingYangXuli