Korean Air, the sole leader in men’s professional volleyball, will once again challenge high-flying after a sweet all-star break.
Korean Air will play a home game against KEPCO in the 5th round of the Dodram 2022-2023 V-League men’s division at Gyeyang Gymnasium in Incheon on the 2nd. Although he suffered a shutout loss at the KB Insurance match on the 24th of last month, it was a great help for the players to adjust their condition by taking enough rest for over a week.
Korean Air coach Tommy Tilikhainen said, “It was a very good 8 days. I was recharged well and I was ready to run hard toward the end of the season.” showed confidence.
Korean Air currently has a 6-point lead over Hyundai Capital (49 points), who played one more game, with 19 wins and 5 losses this season. If you defeat KEPCO on this day, you can gain an advantage in the leading position. The goal is to continue the winning streak against KEPCO this season and continue the jinx of consecutive losses. 메이저놀이터
Korean Air won all four matches against KEPCO this season. With one shutout victory and three full set victories, he is showing his strong side against KEPCO.
Local ace Jeong Ji-seok’s performance slowed at the end of the fourth round, but coach Tommy said there was no problem at all. I believe that Jung Ji-seok will find his condition after taking a breather during the All-Star break.
Coach Tommy showed strong trust in the players, saying, “Our players took a good break mentally as well as physically. In fact, I put more emphasis on mental strength and smart play than on the physical strength of the players.”
In addition, KEPCO coach Kwon Young-min gave a witty answer to the part where he threw a ballot, saying, “It’s time to beat Korean Air once” in an official interview that day.
Coach Tommy laughed, saying, “Good luck (to KEPCO). The game starts at 0-0. I think I’ll know who will do better and laugh after the game ends. But I can’t say that it’s time for me to lose.”