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K-League Soccer-Football Teams

The following teams belong to K-League, Korea's professional football league.
The season starts in April and ends in October.For the current games schedule, visit K4E's What's Going On section.
Information on buying tickets for the games follows the information on the teams.

The following teams belong to K-League, Korea's professional football league.
The season starts in March and ends in October. For the current games schedule, visit K4E's What's Going On section.
Information on buying tickets for the games follows the information on the teams.

K-League Classic (1st Division) Teams:

Gwangju FC (광주FC)
Gwangju FC established in 1984
Stadium: Guus Hiddink Stadium (was Gwangju Worldcup Stadium) - 월드컵경기장
Address: 423-2 Poongam-dong, Seo-gu, Gwangju
Website is in Korean only.

Incheon United FC (인천 유나이티드)
Incheon United FC established in 2003
Stadium: Incheon Football Stadium (아레나파크)
Location: Incheon, Dowon-dong, 인천광역시 남구 숭의동 180-6
Website is in Korean only.

Jeju United FC (제주유나이티드FC)
Jeju United FC established in 1982
Address: 3355-5 Gangjeon-dong, Seoguipo, Jeju-do
Stadium: Jeju World Cup Stadium - 제주의 새로운 상징
Location: 914 Beophwan-dong, Seogwipo-si, Jeju,
Website is in Korean only.

Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors FC (전북 현대모터스)
Jeonbuk established in 1995
Stadium: Jeonju World Cup Stadium (Jeonjuseong) - 전주 월드컵 경기장
Address: 1190-13, Yeoui-dong, Deokjin-gu, Jeonju
Website is in Korean, English.

Jeonnam Dragons FC (전남 드래곤즈)
Chunnam Dragons FC established in 1994
Address: Shinhan B/D, 2nd Fl, 1318-5 Joong-dong, Gwangyang, Jeonnam-do
Stadium: Gwangyang Football Stadium - 광양 전용구장
Location: Gwangyang, Jeonnam-do
Website is in Korean only.

Pohang Steelers (포항 스틸러스)
Pohang Steelers established  in 1973
Address: Dong Yang B/D, 7th Fl, 614-18 Jukdo-dong, Buk-do, Pohang, Gyeonbuk-do
Stadium: Pohang Steel Yard - 포항 축구 전용구장
Location: Jeomchonsa-dong, 1-6, Nam-gu, Pohang, Gyeongsangbuk-do
Website is in Korean only.

Sangju Sangmu FC   (상주 상무)
Sangju Sangmu is part of the Korea Armed Forces Athletic Corp.The team was  based in Gwangju but moved to Sangju when the Gwangju FC was established in 2011.
Address: 474-1 Gyesan-dong, Sangju-si, Gyeongsanbuk-do
Stadium: Sangsu Civic Stadium - 상주시민운동장
Location: Sangsu-si, Gyeongsanbuk-do
Website is in Korean only.

Seongnam FC (성남FC)
Seongnam FC established 1988
Address: 386 Yatap-dong, Bundang-gu, Seongnam, Gyeongg-do
Stadium: Tancheon Sports Complex - 성남 탄천 종합운동장
Location: 486 Yatapil-dong, Bundang-du, Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do
Website is in Korean only.

FC Seoul (FC서울)
FC Seoul established in 1983
Address: Seoul World Cup Stadium, 515 Seongsan-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
Stadium: Seoul World Cup Stadium - 서울시설공단
Location: 515-6, Seongsan-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul
Website has information in English.

Suwon FC (수원FC)
Suwon Samsung Bluewings established in 2003
Address:  Suwon Sports Complex (수원종합운동장)
775 Jowon-dong, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do
Stadium: Suwon Civic Stadium
Location: 775 Jowon-dong, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do
Website has information in English

Suwon Samsung Bluewings (수원삼성 블루윙즈)
Suwon Samsung Bluewings established in 1995
Address: Suwon World Cup Stadium - 수원월드컵경기장
4th Floor, 288 Wooman 1-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do
Stadium: Suwon World Cup Stadium
Location: 456, Uman-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do,
Website is in Korean, English.

Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i (울산현대)
Ulsan Hyundai established in 1986
Address: Hyundai Sport Club House, San 137-1, Seobu-dong, Dong-gu, Ulsan
Stadium: Ulsan Munsu Football Stadium (aka Big Crown Stadium) - 울산문수축구경기장
Location: San 5-1, Ok-dong, Nam-gu, Ulsan,
Website is in Korean only.

K-League Challenge (2nd Division) Teams:

Ansan Mugunghwa FC (안산 무궁화 프로축구단)
Ansan Mugunghwa FC was created for police officers to play professionally while serving their mandatory military duty.
Established in 1996
Address: Ansan Wa~ Stadium (안산 와~ 스타디움)
Location: 260 Hwarang-ro, Choji-dong, Danwon-gu, Ansan-si, Gyeonggi-do
Website is in Korean only.

FC Anyang (FC안양)
Established in 2013
Stadium: Anyang Stadium (안양종합운동장)
Location: 389, Pyeongchon-daero, Bisan-dong, Dongan-gu, Anyang-si, Gyeonggi-do
Website is in Korean only.

Bucheon FC 1995 (부천 FC)
Established in 2007
Address: Bucheon Stadium
Location: Gyeonggi-do, Bucheon City, Wonmi-gu, Sosa-ro 482 ( 경기도 부천시 원미구 소사로 482)
Stadium: Bucheon Stadium (부천 스타디움)
Website is in Korean only.

Busan I-Park FC (부산아이파크)
Busan I-Park FC established in 1983
Address: Gangsu Sport Park, 2155 Daejeo 1-dong, Gangseo-gu, Busan
Stadium: Busan Asiad Stadium (aka Asiad Main Stadium) - 부산 아시아드 경기장,
Location:1459, Goeje-dong, Yeonje-gu, Busan
Website is in Korean only.

Chungju Hummel FC (충주 험멜 프로축구단)
Established in 1999
Address: Chungju Stadium (충주종합운동장)
Location: 500 Gyohyeon-dong, Chungju-si, Chungcheongbuk-do,
Website is in Korean only.

Daegu FC (대구 FC)
Daegu FC established in 2002
Address: Daegu Stadium, 504 Daehung-dong, Soosung-gu, Daegu
Stadium: Daegu Stadium (was Daeju World Cup Stadium; aka Blue Arc) - 대구월드컵경기장
Location: San 29, Nobyeon-dong, Suseong-gu, Daegu
Website is in Korean only.

Daejeon Citizen (대전 시티즌)
Daejeon Citizen established in 1996
Address: Daejeon World Cup Stadium, Noeun-dong, Yusung-gu, Daejeon
Stadium: Daejeon World Cup Stadium (nickname Purple Arena)  - 대전 월드컵 경기장
Location: San 11-4, Noeun-dong, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon
Website is in Korean only

Gangwon FC (강원FC)
Gangwon FC established in 2008
Address: Gangneung Stadium/Sports Complex 
Gyo 2-dong San 11, Gangneung, Gangwon-do
Stadium: Gangneung Stadium (강릉종합운동장)
Location: Gyo-dong, 408-3,  Gangneung, Gangwon-do
Website is in Korean only

Goyang Zaicro FC (고양 자이크로 FC)
Established in 1999
Stadium: Goyang Stadium (고양종합운동장)
Location: 2320 Daehwa-dong, Ilsanseo-gu, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do
Website is in Korean only.

Gyeongnam FC (경남FC)
Gyeongnam FC established in 2005
Address: Changwon Stadium - 창원축구센터
Doodae-dong, Euichang-gu, Changwon, Gyeongnam-do
Stadium: Changwon Stadium (aka Changwon Football Center) 창원축구센터
Location: 305, Dudae-dong, Changwon, Gyeongsangnam-do
Website is in Korean only.

Seoul E-Land (서울 이랜드)
Established in 2014
Address: Seoul Olympic Stadium (서울올림픽주경기장)
Doodae-dong, Euichang-gu, Changwon, Gyeongnam-do
Stadium: Seoul Olympic Stadium (서울올림픽주경기장)
Location:  25 Olympic-ro, Jamsil 2(i)-dong, Songpa-gu, Seoul
Website is in Korean only.

Tickets can be purchased either online or at the stadium box office. Note that a Korean citizen ID number is required to purchase tickets online and that the websites are in Korean only.
Stadium purchase: boxes offices generally open about 2-3 hours before kick-off.
Online purchases:
1. To buy a ticket for Seoul FC / Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors / Daegu FC / Daejeon Citizen / Ulsan Hyundai / Busan I’Park / Gyeongnam FC matches, visit sports.interpark
2. To buy a ticket for Gangwon FC / Incheon United / Chunnam Dragons / Pohang Steelers / Gwangju Sangmu / Suwon Samsung Bluewings matches, go to sports.ticketlink
3. To buy a ticket for Jeju United matches, go to jeju-utd.
4. To buy a ticket for Seongnam Ilhwa matches, go to esifc.

For more information about K-League in English, check out K-League United. A collaborative dedicated to uniting fan voices into one for news, updates, debate, and analysis of the K-League Classic and Challenge
 


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Last Updated on 2016-04-22


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