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Korean defender eager to leave Chinese football club

South Korean defender Jang Hyun-soo said Thursday he is eager to leave his Chinese club to get more playing time elsewhere. Jang, who plays with Guangzhou R&F in the Chinese Super League, is one of ...

Updated : 2017.06.01 14:41

Football club files suit against league to amend promotion playoff result

South Korean football club Seongnam FC said on Thursday they've recently filed a suit against the K League, the operator of the country's professional football leagues, to amend the promotion playoff...

Updated : 2017.06.01 11:52

Nat'l team footballer trains on wedding day, puts off honeymoon for World Cup qualification

South Korean football defender Kim Jin-su is scheduled to marry his girlfriend of 18 months on Wednesday. So what did the 24-year-old do for preparation? He trained for two hours with the rest of th...

Updated : 2017.05.31 16:21

Korea's elimination big blow to ticket sales

Hosts South Korea's exit will serve as a big blow to ticket sales for the FIFA U-20 World Cup as the organizers now hope South Koreans still fill the seats for other nations' matches. South Korea en...

Updated : 2017.05.31 10:06

Head coach laments Korea's exit

CHEONAN -- South Korean football coach Shin Tae-young lamented his side's exit from the FIFA U-20 World Cup after losing 3-1 to Portugal on Tuesday. The tournament hosts failed to reach the quarterf...

Updated : 2017.05.31 09:59

Korean dreams come crushing down in 1st knockout match

CHEONAN -- As the host nation of the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup, South Korea harbored dreams of going deep into the 24-nation tournament. They hoped, however cautiously, to match the country's best per...

Updated : 2017.05.31 09:57

Veteran forward not hyped up about nat'l football team return

Veteran South Korean forward Lee Keun-ho said Tuesday he is not too hyped about his national team return, emphasizing that South Korea's victory in the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifier is the most i...

Updated : 2017.05.30 16:07

Korean midfielder eager to prove his talent on nat'l football team

South Korean midfielder Lee Chung-yong said Tuesday he is determined to prove that he is still a player worthy of a place on the national team. Lee is one of 24 members selected by head coach Uli St...

Updated : 2017.05.30 15:53

Jeju United on verge of quarterfinals berth at AFC Champions League

South Korean outfit Jeju United are on the verge of reaching the quarterfinals at the top continental club football competition. Jeju will take on Urawa Red Diamonds on Wednesday in the second leg o...

Updated : 2017.05.30 11:19

Korean goalkeeper determined to block shots in penalty shootouts

CHEONAN -- South Korean goalkeeper Song Bum-keun said Monday he is confident of making saves in penalty shootouts if his team enters such situations at the FIFA U-20 World Cup. Host South Korea will...

Updated : 2017.05.30 10:00

Korea should stay alert at all times vs. Portugal: coach

CHEONAN -- South Korean football coach Shin Tae-yong said Monday his side will have to stay alert at all times when they play against Portugal in their first knockout match of the FIFA U-20 World Cup...

Updated : 2017.05.30 09:58

Captain says Korea still have lot more to show

CHEONAN -- South Korea's under-20 national football team captain Lee Sang-min said the players have so far showed only half of the things that they've prepared for the U-20 World Cup. Host South Kor...

Updated : 2017.05.30 09:56

Korea int'l Lee Myung-joo expected to leave UAE for home

South Korean midfielder Lee Myung-joo is expected to leave his United Arab Emirates side and return home to continue his club career. Local reports said Tuesday the 27-year-old midfielder will not r...

Updated : 2017.05.30 09:25

Korean football All-Star Game to take place in Vietnam

The 2017 All-Star Game for the top South Korean professional football league will take place in Vietnam, officials said Monday. The K League, operator of the national pro competition, said the annua...

Updated : 2017.05.29 16:14

Korean senior nat'l football team members give advice to prospects at U-20 World Cup

South Korea's senior national football team players said Monday they believe the young Taeguk Warriors will make further progress at the FIFA U-20 World Cup. Hosts South Korea in the 24-team FIFA co...

Updated : 2017.05.29 14:42