K League

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K League
Founded1983
CountrySouth KoreaSouth Korea
DivisionsK League Classic
K League Challenge
Level on pyramid1
Most championshipsSeongnam FC (7)

The K League (Korea Professional Football League) is South Korea's professional association football league. It includes first division K League Classic and second division K League Challenge.[1][2] Both divisions with very similar names has caused some degree of confusion and controversy[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "In search of Korea's disappearing Red Devils-INSIDE Korea JoongAng Daily". Koreajoongangdaily.joins.com. 2012-06-06. Retrieved 2014-02-01.
  2. "South Korean Teams Fight for Attention at Home". The New York Times. Retrieved 2014-02-02.
  3. "위원석의 하프타임 'K리그'에 새로운 이름을 붙여주자". The Daily Sports Seoul. February 19, 2013.(Korean)