The Pohang Steelers are on the verge of a sellout for their 50th anniversary match against Jeonbuk Hyundai.
Pohang, coached by Kim Ki-dong, will host Jeonbuk in the 15th round of the Hana OneQ K League 1 2023 at 4:30 p.m. on April 29 at the Steelyard. The match against Jeonbuk will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Pohang’s founding.
Pohang announced that five Pohang Hall of Fame inductees – Lee Hoe-taek, Lee Heung-sil, Gong Moon-bae, Park Tae-ha, and Hwang Sun-hong – will visit the stadium to celebrate. The organization also said that an induction ceremony will be held for additional Hall of Famers Kim Kwang-seok, Hwang Jin-sung, Shin Shinh-yong, and Hwang Ji-soo.
In addition, there will be special prizes worth 35 million won, including one Chevrolet Traxis crossover LS car provided by Forsk and GM Korea, an LG 65-inch TV, two LG laptops, and five Apple iPad Airs provided by the Pohang Chamber of Commerce, and a congratulatory performance by Jeon Yoo-jin, a high school student singer from Pohang who made a big splash by appearing on “Tomorrow is Miss Trot 2.
At the Steelyard North Gate Plaza booth, the commemorative magazine THE 50: From Dreamers to Achievers will be available for pre-order and on-site sales. THE50 is a booklet that captures the past 50 years of Pohang’s history in the form of a soccer magazine that is more accessible to fans who have never read a traditional history book.
In addition, the 50th anniversary club song ‘Let’s Run for Victory. We Are Steelers’ music and music video will be released to fans via electronic boards. 안전놀이터 Players will wear special uniforms commemorating the 50th anniversary. It features the same orange color that was used in the first year of the team’s existence, symbolizing the orange glow of muddy water.
Meanwhile, Pohang said that Jeonbuk’s game was drawing so much attention from fans that there were only about 50 seats left in the 15,000-seat stadium. It is expected that Jeonbuk will play the game with a full stadium and a lot of support.