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Tottenham's Son Heung-min named top Premier Leaguer for Sept.

Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean star Son Heung-min was named the Premier League's Player of the Month for September on Friday, becoming the first Asian winner of the honors. The league announced on...

Updated : 2016.10.14 20:52

Korea thoroughly outplayed by Iran, as Tehran curse lives on

South Korea traveled to Tehran to face Iran in an Asian World Cup qualifying match Tuesday, with an eye on ending a winless drought that has last for more than four decades. South Korea instead suff...

Updated : 2016.10.12 09:32

Suspended defender replaced on World Cup squad

Suspended defensive back Hong Jeong-ho has been replaced on the national men's football team. The Korea Football Association said Kim Min-hyeok of Japanese club Sagan Tosu will take Hong's spot on t...

Updated : 2016.10.07 09:49

Tottenham's Son Heung-min maintains hot form in World Cup qualifier

In-form Tottenham attacker Son Heung-min continued to dazzle on Thursday, scoring the winner against Qatar in South Korea's 3-2 victory in the World Cup qualifier. Son entered the contest at Suwon W...

Updated : 2016.10.07 09:28

10-man Korea edge out Qatar 3-2 in World Cup qualifier at home

South Korea edged Qatar 3-2 in their World Cup qualifying campaign on Thursday. Tottenham Hotspur attacker Son Heung-min scored the winner at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, some 46 kilometers sou...

Updated : 2016.10.07 09:27

Korea coach says team must win out at home to qualify for World Cup

After taking just one of their first two matches in the Asian World Cup qualification, South Korea must win out at home to have a chance to play in the big tournament, their coach said Thursday. Uli...

Updated : 2016.09.08 10:05

Korea looking for 2nd straight World Cup qualifying victory vs. Syria

South Korea will try to get their second straight win in the final World Cup qualifying campaign as they face "homeless" Syria on the road. South Korea, ranked 48th in the latest FIFA world rankings...

Updated : 2016.09.05 10:37

Korea take on China to open final World Cup qualifying round

South Korea will start a year-long journey to the 2018 FIFA World Cup this week against China, with an eye on reaching the sport's premium competition for the ninth consecutive time. South Korea, ra...

Updated : 2016.08.29 13:35

[EYE] Team doctor: critical force of football

Winning is on most people’s minds when adrenaline-pumped soccer players compete for a medal in the Olympics, be it the athletes, the coaching staff or the spectators. But the mind of Yoon Young-kwo...

Updated : 2016.08.26 14:15

Korea unveil football squad for World Cup qualifiers in Sept.

South Korea on Monday unveiled the 21-man squad for their final round of Asian qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup next month. South Korea, ranked 48th in the latest FIFA world rankings, will hos...

Updated : 2016.08.22 14:04

Korea confirms venue for World Cup qualifier vs. China

South Korea will host China at the country's largest football-only stadium in the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifier following the visitors' excessive demand for tickets, the national football governi...

Updated : 2016.07.29 16:45

Korean football chief withdraws from election for FIFA body

South Korean football chief Chung Mong-gyu has pulled out of the election for a seat on FIFA's main decision-making body, the sport's national federation said Tuesday. Korea Football Association Pre...

Updated : 2016.07.26 17:05

Korean Olympic football striker diagnosed with bruised ribs

South Korean Olympic football striker Suk Hyun-jun has been diagnosed with bruised ribs following a recent practice match ahead of the Rio de Janeiro Games, the sport's national governing body said T...

Updated : 2016.07.26 11:10

Olympic footballers kick off training in Brazil

The Korean men’s Olympic football team have started training in Brazil for the Rio de Janeiro Summer Games. The Korea Football Association said the Olympic team had tactical training and other exerc...

Updated : 2016.07.21 17:41

Chung Mong-gyu elected to 2nd term as football chief

Korean business executive Chung Mong-gyu has been re-elected as the national football chief. The Korea Football Association said Thursday that Chung was elected to a second term as its president by ...

Updated : 2016.07.21 15:24