AFC Champions League (EAST) Toyota Player of the Week: Song Beom-keun
Doha: Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors' Song Beom-keun has been voted by the fans as the 2020 AFC Champions League (East) Toyota Player of the Week after the goalkeeper's phenomenal performance against Sydney FC on Wednesday.
The recently turned 23-year-old custodian was in superlative form making eight saves as he kept a cleansheet to help the Korean champions secure a vital three points in the Group H clash.
Song earned a rating of 8.5 percent in the Stats Perform rankings for his performance as Jeonbuk registered their first win of the 2020 AFC Champions League campaign.
FC Seoul forward Yun Ju-tae, who scored a brace against Chiangrai United and helped the Korea Republic side to a comprehensive 5-0 win, had led the way in the Stats Perform ratings this week with an 9.3 rating for his performance against the Thai opponents.
Having only come on as a half-time substitute, Yun made an immediate impact with smartly taken goals coming in the 67th and 71st minutes, while he also claimed the assist for Lee In-gyu's goal which rounded off the scoring in stoppage time.
Renato Augusto of Beijing FC rounded out the top three in the official rankings with the Brazilian midfielder's all-action display earning him a 7.9 rating.
The 32-year-old was on the scoresheet, claimed an assist, created two chances and put in five tackles to cap off a fine effort in Beijing FC's 3-1 win over Melbourne Victory.
Ulsan Hyundai's Jeong Dong-ho took fourth place in the rankings as the Korean full-back was effective at both ends of the field in the 2-1 win over Australia's Perth Glory.
The Busan-born right-back registered 76 touches, two tackles and created three chances for his teammates to claim a 7.9 rating.
Jeong's teammate Kim In-sung, who registered a 7.8, had a big impact off the bench with a goal and an assist, while defender Yu Yang shone for Beijing FC in their win over Melbourne to pick up a 7.6 rating.
A pair of J1 League players, Andres Iniesta of Vissel Kobe and Yokohama F. Marinos' Powell Obinna Obi, each earned 7.6 ratings respectively to round out the top eight players.