2020 K League 1

Season 2020
Dates 8 May – 8 November 2020

Promotion and relegation

Teams relegated to the 2020 K League 2

  • Gyeongnam FC
  • Jeju United

Teams promoted from the 2019 K League 2

  • Gwangju FC
  • Busan IPark

Team and Personal

ClubManagerStadiums
Busan IParkCho Deok-jeBusan Gudeok Stadium
Daegu FCLee Byung-keun DGB Daegu Bank Park
Gangwon FCKim Byung-sooChuncheon Songam Leports Town
Gangneung Stadium
Gwangju FCPark Jin-subGwangju World Cup Stadium
Gwangju World Cup Auxiliary Stadium
Incheon UnitedLim Wan-supIncheon Football Stadium
Jeonbuk Hyundai MotorsJosé Morais (Portugal)Jeonju World Cup Stadium
Pohang SteelersKim Gi-dongPohang Steel Yard
Sangju SangmuKim Tae-wanSangju Civic Stadium
Seongnam FCKim Nam-ilTancheon Stadium
FC SeoulChoi Yong-sooSeoul World Cup Stadium
Suwon Samsung BluewingsLee Lim-saengSuwon World Cup Stadium
Ulsan HyundaiKim Do-hoonUlsan Munsu Football Stadium

Managerial changes

TeamOutgoing managerManner of departureDate of vacancyIncoming managerDate of
appointment
Seongnam FCNam Ki-ilResigned16 December 2019Kim Nam-il23 December 2019
Incheon UnitedYoo Sang-chulResigned2 January 2020Lim Wan-sup6 February 2020
Incheon UnitedLim Wan-supResigned27 June 2020Lim Joong-yong (caretaker)28 June 2020
Suwon Samsung BluewingsLee Im-saengResigned17 July 2020Ju Seung-jin (caretaker)17 July 2020
FC SeoulChoi Yong-sooResigned30 July 2020Kim Ho-young (caretaker)31 July 2020

League table Round 1-22

PosTeamPldWDLGF/GAPtsQualification or relegation
1Ulsan Hyundai22155245-1520Qualification for AFC Champions League play-off round
2Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors22153438-1948Qualification for AFC Champions League group stage
4Pohang Steelers22115641-2838Qualification for AFC Champions League play-off round
3Sangju Sangmu22115630-2738
5Daegu FC2287736-3130
6Gwangju FC2267928-3225
7FC Seoul23741119-3725
8Gangwon FC22661027-3624
9Seongnam FC22571019-2622
10Busan IPark2249921-3121
11Suwon Samsung Bluewings22561120-2621Qualification for Relegation play-offs(Only Sangju Sangmu at 12th place)
12Incheon United22461215-3018Relegation to K League 2
Fixtures and results

League table Round 23-27

Champions Group

RankTeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
1Ulsan Hyundai25166352-2354
2Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors25173543-2354
3Pohang Steelers25145651-3144
4Sangju Sangmu25125832-3341
5FC Daegu2598840-3535
6Gwangju FC25671232-4225

Relegation Group

RankTeamPld.WDLGoalsPts.Qualification
7Gangwon25961034-3833
8FC Seoul25841322-4228
9Suwon Bluewings25771124-2728
10Busan IPark255101023-3425
10Seongnam FC25571320-3522
11Incheon United25561422-3421
League table Round 23-27 Result

Top scorers

Han Kyo-Won

RankPlayerClubGoals
1 Júnior NegrãoUlsan Hyundai25
Stanislav IljutcenkoPohang Steelers17
2CesinhaDaegu FC16
3Aleksandar PalocevicPohang Steelers13
4Felipe Silva
Han Kyo-Woo
Gwangju Sangmu
Jeonbuk Motors
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2020 Korea FA Cup

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