Previously, Heungkuk Life Insurance 메이저사이트 confirmed first place in the regular league by winning the first set (25-15) and the second set (25-13). And he tasted the sweet fruits of going directly to the championship game by winning by 9 points without difficulty until the 3rd set. Kim Yeon-kyung scored 23 points and Yelena scored 19 points.
Heungkuk Life Insurance only finished 6th in the previous season (accumulated 31 points) due to major power departures and rebuilding. And when Kim Yeon-kyung returned to the team after a year, they started competing for the lead from the beginning of the season. The team lifted the trophy for first place in the regular league four years after the 2018-19 season, and Kim Yeon-kyung lifted the trophy in the domestic league for the first time in about 15 years.
This is Kim Yeon-kyung’s second return to Korea. After joining Heungkuk Life Insurance as a professional in the 2005-06 season, he played an active role until 2009, and by 2020 he raised his status as a world ace by crossing leagues in Japan, China and Turkey. After that, he returned after 11 years, but went to the overseas league again after one season. After playing an active part in the Chinese league, in July of last year, he announced his return to Heungkuk Life Insurance.
The season started with a crowd of 10,000 spectators like a cloud, but it was not smooth sailing. In the middle of the season, former manager Kwon Soon-chan’s sudden hardship and the club’s intervention suffered a stir. To make matters worse, former head coach Lee Young-soo, who was in charge of the acting manager, also resigned within a day, and the repercussions grew. Nevertheless, the team worked together and overcame the difficulties. Setter Lee Won-jeong, who was recruited by former manager Kwon, added vitality to the team.