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Archives: South Korea

5 Reasons Why Asian Soccer is on the Decline

Posted on by Gary O'Toole

After several years of hard work, grueling traveling schedules and thorough preparations, Asia produced four World Cup qualifiers – Japan, Australia, South Korea and Iran. The fact that none of these four sides picked up a victory in a combined … Continue reading

South Korea 0-1 Belgium: Match Highlights (VIDEO)

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Belgium defeated South Korea 1-0 on Thursday evening. With the win the Belgians secured the top spot in Group H. South Korea was eliminated. The highly-rated Belgian side won all three Group H encounters but still managed to underwhelm many … Continue reading

Belgium vs South Korea, Starting Lineups and World Cup Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

Who will the USA play on Tuesday? Will it be Belgium or Algeria. All Belgium needs is a draw to finish in first place in the group. The Red Devils will want to avoid finishing in second place in the … Continue reading

Belgium vs South Korea Preview

Posted on by Roy Messineo

The pre-tournament excitement about this very talented Belgium squad has sobered after two narrow and uninspiring wins in Brazil. This has put them top of Group G and through to the Round of 16, yet it’s hardly been satisfying or … Continue reading

South Korea 2-4 Algeria; Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Ryan Manley

Twelve years after Korea defeated Spain in the 2002 World Cup, Korea produced perhaps their worst international defeat in a 4-2 loss to Algeria. Algeria took advantage of Korea Republic’s toothless forwards and attacked Korea Republic without fear that they … Continue reading

Korea Republic vs Algeria: Starting Lineups And World Cup Open Thread

Posted on by Chirag Madhrani

Today’s second World Cup game features Korea against Algeria. Where to watch – The game kicks off at 3 PM EST/12 PM PST, and this is where people in USA can watch this game – English language: ABC and Watch ABC Spanish … Continue reading

Russia 1-1 Korea Republic: Kerzhakov Saves Fabio Capello’s Side; Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Russia and South Korea split the points in each sides Group H opener with a 1-1 draw. An uneventful first half was followed by a frenzied second stanza which witnessed both teams scoring and manufacturing several other chances. South Korea … Continue reading

Russia vs South Korea, Starting Lineups and Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

For viewers in the United States, here’s where you can watch the game between South Korea vs Russia (6pm ET/3pm PT kickoff time). • English language: ESPN and WatchESPN • Spanish language: Univision, Univision Deportes Network and Univision online • Portuguese language: ESPN Deportes+ Starting line-ups: Russia … Continue reading

Russia and South Korea Preview: Nations Face Off in Final Group Stage Opener

Posted on by Andrew Jones

Both Russia and South Korea have waited the longest to play their first match of all the 32 teams, as they will finally take the field after the second set of matches actually begin. For Russia, the return to World … Continue reading

Expectations Among South Korea Fans Are At a Low Going Into Game Against Russia

Posted on by Ryan Manley

Perhaps no team enters the 2014 FIFA World Cup with less confidence than South Korea’s Taeguk Warriors. Korea Republic finished a tumultuous qualifying campaign by qualifying on a goal difference of +1 over Uzbekistan, thanks largely to a 6-0 defeat … Continue reading

World Cup 2014: Group Stage Predictions – E to H

Posted on by Thariq Amir

We’ve already covered our Group Stage predictions for World Cup Groups A through D. And now we still have four more groups to cover in this predictions bonanza. Let’s not waste any more time shall we, and dive straight in. … Continue reading

Ghana Faces South Korea in Miami For One Last Match Before World Cup

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi
Kwadwo Asamoah on the ball.

Ghana and South Korea will play each other in their last tune-up match before heading to Brazil. The friendly, scheduled for June 9 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, features a game where both managers will hope on avoiding injuries … Continue reading

Most Exciting World Cup Moments: Number 20 – South Korea’s Sensational Run [VIDEO]

Posted on by Matt Jones
20 - South Korea

  No. 20: South Korea’s Sensational Run (Japan & South Korea, 2002) Being the host nation or city in any tournament can typically gives rise to a duo of far removed scenarios. Some teams can crumble under the enormous pressure … Continue reading

Ghana Likely to Play Friendly Against South Korea In Miami This June

Posted on by Juan Arango
Karneval der Kulturen 2010

Ghana is on the verge of officially announcing that its World Cup team will play a friendly against South Korea in Miami prior to heading to Brazil for the tournament. If finalized, it means that Ghana and South Korea will … Continue reading

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South Korea World Cup Shirt For 2014: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Photos of South Korea’s World Cup shirt have been leaked on the Internet. Korea’s home shirt for World Cup 2014 is red with a blue trim along the edge of the collar as well as stripes running down the shoulder … Continue reading

South Korea Home and Away Shirts For World Cup 2014: Leaked [PHOTOS]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Photographs of South Korea’s home and away shirts for FIFA World Cup 2014 have been leaked on the Internet. South Korea’s home shirt for the World Cup in Brazil will feature a red shirt with a blue stripe on each … Continue reading

Watch Psy’s New Video – Gentleman; His Follow-Up to Gangnam Style [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Psy has released his newest music video as a follow-up to his worldwide hit, Gangnam Style. The new music video is for the single “Gentleman.” You may be wondering why Psy’s new video, “Gentleman,” is being shown on a soccer … Continue reading


Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
10 - Zidane

France has experienced opposite extremes in the past two World Cup finals. In 1998 the French did double, both hosting the event and winning it. Two years later this the greatest generation of French Soccer won the European Championships. France … Continue reading