Mittwilan’s Cho Kyu-sung scored his debut goal in a UEFA club competition.
Mittwylan earned a 5-1 victory over OMONIA (Cyprus) in the second leg of the UEFA Conference League third qualifying round for the 2023-24 season at the MCH Arena in Henning, Denmark, on Monday morning (Aug. 18). After a 0-1 defeat in the first leg, Mittwilan now have a 5-2 overall record and a place in the UEFA Confederations Cup playoffs.
Cho Kyu-sung started up front for Mittwilan in the match and led the team’s attack. He scored the first goal of the game in the 27th minute from the penalty spot to give Mittwilan the lead. He played the full 80 minutes before being substituted in the 33rd minute.
He has been one of Mittwylan’s main strikers this season, and he also missed a penalty in the team’s 2023-24 Danish Superliga fourth round away match against Vejle BK on March 13. In the ninth minute of the match against Vejle BK, Cho stepped up to take the spot kick from the penalty spot he had earned, but his right-footed shot was saved by the opposing goalkeeper. Cho’s penalty miss against Vejle BK ended his goal-scoring streak of three consecutive matches, dating back to the league’s opening day. After missing the penalty against Vejle BK, Cho made no mistake from the penalty spot against Omonia.
European soccer statistician Sofascore gave Cho a 7.5 rating for his performance against Omonia. Mitwylan’s Franculino, who scored a hat-trick in the match, was the highest rated player on both sides with a 9.7 rating. 메이저사이트
In the second leg of the UEFA Conference League third qualifying round tie for the 2023-24 season, OMONIA played with a numerical disadvantage after midfielder Kousoulos was sent off in the first 25 minutes.
Mitwylan took the lead from the penalty spot in the 27th minute through Cho Kyu-sung, but OMONIA equalized in the 31st minute through Kakoulis.
Mitwylan then scored back-to-back goals in the 43rd minute and in first-half stoppage time to take the lead at halftime. Mitwylan put the game out of reach 19 minutes into the second half when Franculino completed his hat trick. Zigovic scored his fifth goal of the season in the 35th minute to seal the victory and secure a place in the UEFA Conference League playoffs.