Lee Kang-in (22), who was recently engulfed in transfer rumors, started a sortie, but could not prevent the team from losing. In particular, it was a shocking defeat to Cadiz located in the relegation zone.
Real Mallorca lost 0-2 in an away match against Cadiz CF held at the Ramon de Carranza Stadium in Andalusia, Spain on the 28th (Korean time) in the Spanish Primera Liga in the 2022-23 season.
With the defeat on this day, Mallorca failed to jump to the upper middle ranks, maintaining 7 wins, 4 draws and 8 losses, and 25 points. On the other hand, Cadiz marked 19 points with their 4th victory this season (7 draws and 8 losses). Cadiz jumped to 15th place at once, beating Sevilla (18 points), who had yet to play one less game.
Even before the game, attention was focused on Lee Kang-in. because of immigration. Previously, local media mentioned Newcastle United, Aston Villa, and Brighton and Hove Albion (above England) as EPL teams that want Lee Kang-in. It is also reported that Atletico Madrid, a prestigious Spanish club, is also looking for Kang-in Lee.
However, discord rumors arose as the Real Mallorca club did not allow Lee Kang-in to transfer. Nevertheless, Lee Kang-in was still on the starting list.
On this day, Mallorca’s goalkeeper Lee Kang-in, Bedat Muriki, Luis Inigo Degalareta, Clement Grenier, Daniel Rodriguez, Jaume Costa, Jose Cofete, Antonio Raiyo, Martin Valente, Pablo Maffeo, and Fredrak Rykovic were selected. went on a business trip
Against this, Alvaro Negredo, Anthony Lozano, Theo Bongonda, Ruben Alcaraz, Alex, Brian Ocampo, Isaac Caselen, Luis Hernandez, Momo Mbae, Alfonso Espino and Heremias Ledesma started. .
He was deployed as a left attacking midfielder, recording 2 goals and 4 assists this season, and he diligently hit the ground.
Backed by the support of their home fans, Cadiz pushed Mallorca from the beginning of the match. Five minutes into the first half, Negredo attempted a sharp header shot, but Rykovic saved it.
In the end, Cadiz’s opening goal came 10 minutes after the start of the first half. Negredo penetrated exquisitely, received the pass, and connected the pass low towards the center. Bongonda, who rushed the ball into the goal, finished it with a sliding shot to make it 1-0.
Mallorca, who had suffered a blow, tried to counterattack, but failed to create any significant opportunities. Rather, in the 29th minute of the second half, he even made a pass mistake while allowing Cadiz to counterattack. Bongonda intercepted this and hit a shot, but it missed the goal. 먹튀검증
In the end, the Mallorca defense had an accident. In the 34th minute of the first half, a handball foul was committed in the penalty area, and a penalty kick was declared after a video review (VAR). Then Cadiz captain Alex, who took the kicker, calmly scored a penalty kick. The score was 2-0.
While the team was shaking, Lee Kang-in still struggled. In the 45th minute of the first half, a powerful cross was sharply raised from the left flank, but no teammate connected it with an accurate finishing shot.
Mallorca, who finished the first half trailing 0-2, replaced Cofete with Tino Cadeware as soon as the second half began. Cadiz also replaced Lozano with Gonzalo Escalantetu as his first replacement.
Lee Kang-in’s performance continued to shine. In the 4th minute of the second half, he induced a foul by performing a phantom dribble from the left flank. Mallorca continued its general offensive. However, it was difficult to break through Cadiz’s defensive walls. Mallorca replaced Grenier with Amas Ndiaye in the 14th minute of the second half. In the 20th minute, Mafeo was replaced by Giovanni Gonzalez.
In the 28th minute of the second half, Lee Kang-in stabbed Cadeware with an exquisite penetrating pass with a perfect release of pressure. However, Cadeware’s shot was blocked by the Ledesma goalkeeper. In the end, Lee Kang-in’s mission ended here. In the 29th minute of the second half, coach Javier Aguirre substituted Angel Rodriguez and Antonio Sanchez for Lee Kang-in and Rodriguez. Afterwards, Mallorca tried to create a chance through a passing play, but it didn’t go as planned. Eventually, after 4 minutes of extra time in the second half, the game ended with Cadiz winning 2-0.