South Korea New Boss Wants to Improve Defence Ahead of Iran Test

Tae-Yong Shin has been recently appointed as the national team manager for South Korea.

The national team suffered some embarrassing defeats at the hands of Qatar and China. This led to the departure of German boss Uli Stielike. After having appointed as the new boss for the national team, expectations are high up onTae-Yong Shin. He says that the first priority would be to sort out the defence, as South Korea conceded three in the latest game against Qatar. The national team has been able to manage only two wins in the last four World Cup qualification games.

RONALDINHO TO FEATURE IN LEGENDS MATCH

Confirmations emanating from the Barcelona camp has it that for the Legends match to be held on June 30, one of the big names in the club’s history would participate.

Former Barcelona star player, Ronaldinho is expected to feature for the Barcelona side as they come up against Manchester United in a match that will witness the return of DimitarBebartov.

South Korea wants to improve

The South Korea football federation has unveiled a plan to will help improve the level of football in the country.

Ever since their good performance at the 2002 World Cup, the national team has been struggling to replicate the same performance in international competition.

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FAN CYCLES FROM KOREA TO ANFIELD BUT MISSES TARGET

Jungyu Lee is reportedly a South Korean fan that cycled from his country to Anfield for 235 days, covering 10,000 miles on his bike.

The football fan cycled that far but failed to hit his target of seeing the Reds in action as he missed the ticket. The dedicated fan is pictured in many blogs as a super fan that went all the way for the club.

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Chung Mong-gyu wants the media and fans to support South Korea

The South Korean national football team are currently embarking on a quest to qualify to the FIFA World Cup for the 9th successive time as they have been consecutively been able to do it since 1986.

Out of the 4 opening 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match, South Korea tied with Syria, overcame China and Qatar while losing to Iran.

SON DISCUSSES SOUTH KOREA OLYMPIC FAILURE

Son Heung-min has discussed the heartbreak he suffered during the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Son said it was a difficult time for him, but he came out stronger. The player moved from German side Bayer Leverkusen to Spurs for £22 million, but he struggled to show his best in Brazil in the colours of South Korea. When he joined he struggled to fit into the Spurs culture, and was almost set to return to Germany. Wolfsburg were particularly interested, but he remained.

South Korea reveal squad details for the World Cup qualifiers

National football teams are preparing themselves for the upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers which are right on the horizon as they will be kicking off on September and every single national side wants to be at their best in order to snatch positive results and book their qualification ticket for the 2018 edition of the worldwide football competition.

South Korea was pitted in group A where they will have to compete against: Iran, Uzbekistan, China PR, Qatar and Syria. The national sides that manage to secure the top spot and the 2nd place will be advancing through the next rounds and this is what all of the nations are aiming to seal.

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