K League facts for kids

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K League
Country South KoreaSouth Korea
Confederation AFC
Founded 1983
Level 1
Divisions K League Classic
K League Challenge
Number of teams 22
Current champions Pohang Steelers (Classic)
Sangju Sangmu (Challenge) (2013)
Most successful club Seongnam 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. Both divisions with very similar names has caused some degree of confusion and controversy


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