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Womens Football
Who is Chiamaka Nnadozie?
12:00 Thursday 20th June 2019

The occasion was a 2019 Women’s World Cup match involving Nigeria and South Korea. Minute 17, the Koreans break quickly after a brilliant interchange of passes in midfield. Rita Chikwelu, the Nigerian midfield bulldozer, is left for dead…

World Cup
FIFA U20 World Cup: Who wins Ukraine, South Korean maiden final contest?
12:00 Saturday 15th June 2019

Two teams on a spectacular, fairy-tale journey in Poland. Ukraine battles South Korea for the FIFA U20 World Cup title in Lodz later today. Expect fireworks, suspense, thrills. History will be made.  Not even the most optimistic football…

International
Freedom or the Sword: Son-Heung Min Eyes Emancipation
17:00 Friday 31st August 2018

South Korea obsesses over tradition. Men must serve in the military but winning a gold medal for your country exempts a healthy male from duty. Son Heung-min's almost there.  The Asian Games is the continental Olympics. Countries compete…

World Cup
Ranking the 16 World Cup group stage exiles
17:00 Friday 29th June 2018

Can you imagine the fit that club presidents and managers would have if FIFA announced a Europa League equivalent for the World Cup? Like third-place finishers in the Champions League group stages, the World Cup group also-rans could decamp…

World Cup
Captain Obvious: Germany are World Cup 2018’s Group Stage underachievers
08:30 Friday 29th June 2018

In a World Cup where several favourites failed to live up to their pre-tournament hype, picking an underachiever of the Group Stage was proving to be a difficult task. Then Germany were beaten 2-0 by South Korea and crashed out of the…

World Cup
World Cup Group F: Germany no longer a sleeping giant for cornered South Korea
09:30 Wednesday 27th June 2018

Group F remains very tightly poised with the real possibility that three teams could be level on six-points after match-day three. Germany had an extremely lucky escape against Sweden, thanks to a late wonder strike from Toni Kroos, as they…

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World Cup Group F: South Korea's World Cup on the line against high-flying Mexico
09:30 Saturday 23rd June 2018

Mexico and South Korea will go head-to-head on Saturday afternoon, as both sides continue their respective World Cup campaigns after differing starts. The South American side stunned the world when they defeated defending champions Germany,…

World Cup
World Cup Group F: Neither Sweden nor South Korea intend to be polite in debut
08:30 Monday 18th June 2018

Both Sweden and South Korea will be keen to start their World Cup campaigns strongly when they meet at the Nizhny Novgorod Stadium this afternoon.  Although the two nations aren't expected to make a deep run in Russia, each side is…

World Cup
Which is Russia 2018's Group of Death?
12:30 Thursday 14th June 2018

We never know when or where our deaths will occur. We do everything to avoid it. Seeking the best healthcare, abstaining from cigarettes, alcohol and fatty foods are all ways to prolong the inevitable.    In the World Cup,…

World Cup
Russia 2018 World Cup Preview: Who will be the tournament's best young player?
09:30 Thursday 14th June 2018

The FIFA World Cup is the biggest stage of them all. Sucess doesn’t come on a silver platter. Being a quadrennial event, players only get the chance to feature once when they're regarded as toddlers. Certain youngsters have used this…

World Cup
Russia 2018 World Cup Preview: Group F
15:30 Tuesday 12th June 2018

Group F sees the reigning World Champions Germany drawn among Sweden, Mexico and South Korea, displaying continental versatility. This group is much like the others with one clear favourite, an underdog and two teams battling it out for the…

World Cup
World Cup: Ranking the 32 nations based on squad strength
08:00 Sunday 10th June 2018

The FIFA World Cup is upon us. All participating nations have revealed their contingents. Squad strength doesn't guarantee success but what if it did? Who would be the world champion. Who would be the first to bow out? Here’s…

World Cup
Who are Asia's World Cup dark horses?
12:00 Tuesday 5th June 2018

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) is five teams strong at the 2018 World Cup: Japan, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Iran and Australia. By now, everyone should know the Socceroos ditched Oceania to find some serious competition. The World…

International
Northern Ireland welcome South Korea on Saturday
09:00 Friday 23rd March 2018

Northern Ireland return to action on Saturday for the first time since narrowly missing out on this summer's World Cup. They host South Korea at the National Stadium.  A lot of water has passed under the bridge since Switzerland beat…

International
EAFF E-1 Matchday 2 Review
03:00 Saturday 16th December 2017

North Korea vs. South Korea The early kick-off was the surreal encounter between North and South Korea. The seventh meeting in as many years was guaranteed to produce a proud game, with both nations determined to take bragging rights. South…