China News Service, November 22. The second round of the AFC Champions League Group F group stage ended on the evening of the 21st. Shanghai Shenhua lost to Ulsan Hyundai with a score of 1:3 and suffered its first defeat in the AFC this season.
In the first half, Yin Bi Jiaran scored twice, and in the second half Kim Ki-hei extended the score for Ulsan Hyundai. After that, Shenhua's substitute Zhu Jianrong scored a goal.
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It is worth mentioning that the previous four appearances of the Super League team ended in victory. Shenhua's loss to Ulsan also became the first defeat of the Super League four teams in the AFC Champions League this season.
Shenhua sent a number of young players to play in this field, and only Mbia was the only foreign aid.
In the 19th minute of the first half, Shenhua fell on the right defensive line, Yin Bi Jialan drove straight in and pushed into the penalty area with a shot that was saved by Li Shuai.
Although Mbia shoveled the ball before Juniol made a supplementary shot, the ball came to the control of Yin Bigaran, who pushed the ball to break the deadlock.
In the 40th minute, Ulsan Hyundai made a comeback. They played smoothly in the center and front court. Junior received the ball and leaned against Mbia to pass the penalty area. Lee Sang-hyun pushed across the middle. Yoon Bigaran, who had already scored a goal, rushed to the court. , Pushed the goal in the upper right corner and scored twice.
In the 63rd minute, Ulsan Hyundai got the chance of a free kick on the left side of the frontcourt. Shin Ji-ho took the ball. After a header, Kim Ki-hee, who had played for Shenhua, pushed the ball into the goal. The score became 3:0. , Shenhua is very passive.
Towards the end of the game, Shenhua finally scored a goal in the 89th minute. Mbia’s barely goal was blocked by the opponent, and then he took the opportunity to divide the ball to the right, Wang Wei passed in, and Zhu Jianrong, who was on the bench, jumped up and headed. The ball scores.
The 3:1 score continued until the final whistle was blown. Shenhua suffered its first defeat in the AFC this season. At the same time, the 4th Super League team also suffered their first defeat in the AFC Tournament.
In the standings, Shenhua dropped to third place with 3 points and Ulsan rose to the top with 4 points.
However, Shenhua, who holds a three-pointer, has a chance to re-enter the promotion zone at any time as long as he finishes the next game.