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Korea football coach calls for improvement in away matches

South Korea football coach Uli Stielike said Friday he will try to improve the team's performance away from home after suffering a painful defeat to China in the final Asian qualifying round for the 2...

Updated : 2017.03.24 17:57

Four football teams looking to enjoy U-20 World Cup test event

The four participants in a U-20 World Cup prep tournament in South Korea said Friday they'll try to enjoy football and gain experience ahead of the FIFA competition.With the FIFA U-20 World Cup less t...

Updated : 2017.03.24 13:54

Nat'l football coach taking beating for lack of tactical acumen

On the heels of yet another uninspired performance against a lower-ranked opponent, South Korean men's football head coach Uli Stielike finds himself in hot water again.South Korea dropped to China 1-...

Updated : 2017.03.24 11:59

S. Korean football players' visit to NK not against sanctions

South Korea's plan to send female football players to Pyongyang for the AFC Women's Asian Cup qualifying matches does not violate international sanctions against North Korea, a government official sai...

Updated : 2017.03.24 11:48

Uli Stielike safe as Korea football coach

Uli Stielike's job as the South Korean men's national football head coach is safe, despite a stunning loss to China in a World Cup qualifier, the sport's top national official said Friday.Chung Mong-g...

Updated : 2017.03.24 09:09

S. Korea suffers stunning 1-0 loss to China in World Cup qualifier

South Korea suffered a stunning 1-0 loss to China in the World Cup qualifying campaign on Thursday.South Korea surrendered the winner to Yu Dabao in the first half to pick up their second loss in the ...

Updated : 2017.03.23 22:53

Korea beaten by China in away match

South Korea lost to China 1-0 in its away match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, which was held at a stadium in Changsha on Thursday. (

Updated : 2017.03.23 22:31

Korea to face Honduras, Zambia, Ecuador in prep for FIFA U-20 World Cup

South Korea will host an international football tournament featuring Honduras, Zambia and Ecuador this week to fine-tune their preparations for the FIFA U-20 World Cup at home.The U-20 national team w...

Updated : 2017.03.23 10:50

S. Korea asks NK to warrant football players' safety for Pyongyang matches

The government has requested that North Korea guarantee the safety of South Korean football players for the AFC Women's Asian Cup qualifying matches to be held in Pyongyang next month, Seoul's unifica...

Updated : 2017.03.21 12:46

Korea meet China in World Cup qualification amid high tensions

 South Korea will resume their qualifying campaign for the 2018 FIFA World Cup this week as they take on China on the road amid growing tensions between two countries.The Group A match in the final A...

Updated : 2017.03.21 10:23

Korean midfielder to fall back on fond memories for World Cup qualifier vs. China

South Korean midfielder Koo Ja-cheol said Monday he will always have fond memories of playing against China to fall back on, ahead of the two teams' World Cup qualifier here later in the week.Koo was ...

Updated : 2017.03.20 16:41

Korean winger has high expectations for nat'l football team debut

South Korean footballer Heo Yong-joon said Monday he has high expectations for the national team debut in the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers this month. Heo was a surprise pick by head coach Uli S...

Updated : 2017.03.20 10:53

Korean striker confident of scoring goals in World Cup qualifier vs. China

South Korean striker Lee Jeong-hyeop said Monday he is confident of scoring goals in the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifier against China with his fine league form. Lee is one of the 23 players selecte...

Updated : 2017.03.20 10:09

Korea confirms schedule of U-20 int'l football tournament ahead of World Cup

South Korea will play Honduras first in an international football tournament created as a test event for the upcoming U-20 World Cup, the local organizing committee of the FIFA competition said Friday...

Updated : 2017.03.17 18:15

German set to become longest-serving nat'l football team coach for Korea

Former German international coach Uli Stielike is set to become the longest-serving head coach for the South Korean men's national football team following the FIFA World Cup qualifier against China ne...

Updated : 2017.03.17 17:41