Korean forward Hwang Hee-chan has tested positive for coronavirus after playing nearly the full 90 minutes against Qatar. Seven Korean players and three staff members have now tested positive.
With Hwang Hee-chan's record breaking goal only 16 seconds into the match, the Korean national football team picked up a 2-1 win against Qatar on Tuesday.
Korea's international footballers playing in leagues across Europe are looking strong after their first competitive fixtures of the 2020-21 season.
RB Leipzig forward Hwang Hee-chan looks likely to be in the squad for his new side’s first match of the season after manager Julian Nagelsmann praised his playing style in multiple interviews this week.