Coutinho stars as Brazil outclass South Korea in Abu Dhabi friendly

2019-11-19 18:02

Brazil ended a run of five games without a win by easing to a win over South Korea in a friendly in Abu Dhabi.

FIFA president 'disappointed' by empty stands at Koreas qualifier

2019-10-16 12:11

FIFA president Gianni Infantino said he was "disappointed" after attending a historic but bizarre World Cup qualifier between North and South Korea.

'Why didn't you play?' S. Korean fan flies to Sweden to harangue Ronaldo

2019-08-15 10:08

An angry South Korean fan flew to Sweden to confront Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo for sitting out a friendly in Seoul.

Son seeking gold with one eye on Spurs progress

2018-08-30 10:12

Son Heung-min is keeping a close eye on how his Tottenham team-mates are doing in the Premier League while playing in the Asian Games with South Korea.

Germany 'no longer always win' - Lineker tweaks quote

2018-06-27 20:32

Gary Lineker had to modify his famous quote about the Germans always winning for a second time after Joachim Loew's holders crashed out of the World Cup on Wednesday.

Germany's World Cup exit is 'bitter' shock - Hummels

2018-06-27 19:00

Mats Hummels said defending champions Germany's group stage exit from the World Cup finals for the first time since 1938 was a "bitter" shock for the team.

Day of World Cup reckoning for holders Germany

2018-06-27 14:17

Germany face their day of reckoning at the Soccer World Cup with the holders needing a clear win over South Korea to be sure of reaching the last 16.

Germany must ignore pressure in South Korean SWC test

2018-06-25 17:53

Marco Reus says Germany must ignore the pressure and play their brand of football to win the make-or-break World Cup game against South Korea.

Son under pressure to save South Korea's World Cup

2018-06-22 09:53

South Korea's Son Heung-min is bearing the weight of expectation at the World Cup just as heavily as Mohamed Salah, Cristiano Ronaldo and Harry Kane.


'It was like war': S.Korean star says N.Korean players 'very aggressive' in historic clash

2019-10-16 21:48

South Korea's Tottenham Hotspur star Son Heung-min said the historic World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang was a "very aggressive" match.

No goals, no fans, no TV: Koreas draw 0-0 in blacked-out WC qualifier

2019-10-15 16:26

North and South Korea have drawn 0-0 in a historic but surreal World Cup qualifier played in front of FIFA president Gianni Infantino but an otherwise empty stadium.

S. Korea football team departs for World Cup qualifier in Pyongyang

2019-10-14 08:51

South Korean footballers departed for Pyongyang to play a World Cup qualifier against North Korea amid deadlocked talks over the North's nuclear arsenal.

South Korea counting on red-hot Son to shine on Asian Cup quest

2019-01-02 10:28

South Korea are hoping Son Heung-min's dazzling pace and goals can help them end a 59-year wait to be crowned continental kings as the newly expanded Asian Cup starts.

Shock Germany win 'shook South Korea upside down'

2018-06-28 07:24

South Korean fans rejoiced and called for national service exemptions after their team exited the World Cup by eliminating defending champions Germany.

Loew says Germany 'deserve' to crash out of World Cup

2018-06-27 20:32

Germany coach Joachim Loew said he felt "huge disappointment" at seeing the holders crash out of the World Cup.

Defending champions Germany crash out of SWC

2018-06-27 18:45

In a thrilling encounter at the Kazan Arena, Germany failed to reach the knockout stages of the Soccer World Cup after a defeat against South Korea.

Korea still have 1 percent chance, says Se-jong

2018-06-25 19:38

South Korea midfielder Ju Se-jong believes his side's chances of staying in the World Cup rose from zero to one percent after Germany's win.

Hummels fit to face South Korea in decider

2018-06-25 16:01

Mats Hummels is fit to return for Germany in make-or-break Soccer World Cup clash against South Korea.

South Korea still confident of making World Cup knockout stages

2018-06-20 16:40

South Korea have not given up hope of reaching the World Cup's last 16 and are drawing inspiration from their Asian rivals ahead of a crunch game against Mexico.

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