Yoo Sang-chul, footballer and coach, died June 7 at Asan Medical Center in Seoul. He was 49 years old.
The Taeguk Warriors will continue the second round of World Cup qualifiers with a game against Sri Lanka on Wednesday, looking to build on the success of a big win against Turkmenistan over the weekend.
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.
With a total of six players testing positive for the coronavirus ahead of the match, the Korean national football team struggled through its first friendly of the year against Mexico on Saturday, losing 3-2 to the North American side.
Korea will travel to Austria next week to first play Mexico on Nov. 14 and then Qatar three days later, both near Vienna. These will be Korea's first international matches of the pandemic-plagued 2020.
The Korean men's senior national football team got the better of the under-23 national team in their special exhibition match series that concluded Monday. The senior team took the second of two exhibition matches by 3-0 on Monday at Goyang Stadium.
Vietnamese men's national football team head coach Park Hang-seo, left, poses for a photo after receiving the second class Order of Labor from the Vietnamese government during a ceremony at the Vietnam Football Federation headquarters in Hanoi.