Football - Korea Easily Defeats Lebanon in WC Qualifiers49 weeks 3 days ago
GOYANG, Gyeonggi Province - Kim Bo-kyung netted two goals as South Korea took another step forward to the Brazil World Cup by defeating Lebanon 3-0 Wednesday night.
Kim opened the scoring in the 29th minute, then added his second in the 48th to give Korea a two goal cushion. Korea maintained the pace for most of the game, and Koo Ja-cheol added a third in the dying minutes to secure their second win in as many games.
Korea will next play Uzbekistan on...
Korea's 2014 World Cup Bid Takes a Hit1 year 27 weeks ago
BEIRUT, Lebanon - Lebanon stunned group leaders Korea Tuesday 2-1 to pull level in Group B's Asia World Cup qualifying group.
Ali Al-Saadi and Abbas Atwi scored for Lebanon, who held on to defeat the Red Devils. Group B leader South Korea has 10 points, the same as Lebanon, which trails on goal difference after five games. Third-place Kuwait has eight points, while United Arab Emirates has zero.
Korea must now wait until February to face Kuwait in a must win or tie situation to...