Son Heung-min flew back to England on Wednesday to rejoin Tottenham Hotspur after a week on duty with the Korean national team, but whether he'll actually be fit to play for the club this weekend remains unclear.
The Korean national football team will be looking for three points and a shot at redemption when they take on Lebanon in a World Cup qualifier at Suwon World Cup Stadium on Tuesday evening.
Korean national football team head coach Paulo Bento on Monday announced his squad for the third round of World Cup qualifiers set to begin on Sept. 2.
Korean national football team head coach Paulo Bento will announce his squad on Monday for the third round of World Cup qualifiers set to begin on Sept. 2.
Son Heung-min dedicated his game-winning goal in a World Cup qualifier against Lebanon on Sunday to former teammate Christian Eriksen, who collapsed and went into cardiac arrest while representing Denmark against Finland at the 2020 Euros on Saturday
Korea beat Lebanon 2-1 in a hard-fought game on a very hot day in Goyang, Gyeonggi on Sunday, finishing the second round of Asian World Cup qualifiers with five wins and one draw.
Korea stayed hot on Wednesday, taking a comfortable 5-0 win over Sri Lanka in a qualifying match for the 2022 Qatar World Cup at Goyang Stadium in Goyang, Gyeonggi.
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.
The Taeguk Warriors will resume their bid to earn a spot at the 2022 Qatar World Cup as postponed qualifiers resume with a game against Turkmenistan on Saturday.
A heavy depleted Taeguk Warriors squad struggled in their first international friendly of 2021, losing 3-0 to old rivals Japan at Nissan Stadium in Yokahama, Japan, on Thursday evening.