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South Korea edges North Korea 1-0 at East Asian Championship

North Korea's goalkeeper Ri Myong Guk, left, and teammates react after their loss to South Korea in their soccer match of the East Asian Championship in Tokyo, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (Fumine Tsutabayashi/Kyodo News via AP)

South Korea edges North Korea 1-0 at East Asian Championship

South Korea's players celebrate after their win over North Korea during their soccer match of the East Asian Championship in Tokyo, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (Kazushi Kurihara/Kyodo News via AP)

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. China's Yu Dabao (22) celebrates after scoring a goal. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. China's Deng Hanwen (R) and South Korea's Kim Jin-su are seen in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. China's Zaho Xuri (R) and South Korea's Jung Woo-young are seen in action. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China

Soccer Football - East Asian Football Championship - South Korea v China - Ajinomoto Stadium, Tokyo, Japan - December 9, 2017. China's Wei Shihao (20) celebrates his goal with teammates. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

Koreas to meet on soccer field at East Asian Championship

North Korean men's national soccer team members are welcomed with their national flags waved upon arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. North Korean womens and mens national soccer teams arrived in Tokyo as exception to Japans entry ban as part of ongoing sanctions against Pyongyangs missile and nuclear development. North Korea is competing against Japan, China and South Korea in the upcoming E-1 Football Championship held in Japan. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

Koreas to meet on soccer field at East Asian Championship

North Korean women's national soccer team members, in red, wave upon arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. North Korean womens and mens national soccer teams arrived in Tokyo as exception to Japans entry ban as part of ongoing sanctions against Pyongyangs missile and nuclear development. North Korea is competing against Japan, China and South Korea in the upcoming E-1 Football Championship held in Japan. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

Koreas to meet on soccer field at East Asian Championship

North Korean men's national soccer team head coach Jorn Andersen of Norway is greets by North Korea residents in Japan upon arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. North Korean womens and mens national soccer teams arrived in Tokyo as exception to Japans entry ban as part of ongoing sanctions against Pyongyangs missile and nuclear development. North Korea is competing against Japan, China and South Korea in the upcoming E-1 Football Championship held in Japan. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

North Korean national soccer teams in Japan for tournament

North Korean women's national soccer team members are welcomed with their national flags waved upon arrival at Haneda international airport in Tokyo Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017. North Korean womens and mens national soccer teams arrived in Tokyo as exception to Japans entry ban as part of ongoing sanctions against Pyongyangs missile and nuclear development. North Korea is competing against Japan, China and South Korea in the upcoming E-1 Football Championship held in Japan. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

Low warns World Cup holders Germany against being "own biggest enemy"

The reigning champions must not underestimate Mexico, Sweden or South Korea in Group F at the finals in Russia, according to their head coach

2018 FIFA World Cup Draw

Soccer Football - 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw - State Kremlin Palace, Moscow, Russia - December 1, 2017 South Korea coach Shin Tae-Yong during the draw REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

2018 WORLD CUP: Guide to Group B of the World Cup

In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, Iran's team players, back row from left, Alireza Beiranvand, Ramin Rezaeian, Alireza Jahanbakhsh, Mohammad Ansari, Morteza Pouraliganji, Saeid Ezatolahi and front row from left, Ehsan Hajsafi, Vahid Amiri, Reza Ghoochannejhad, Milad Mohammadi, Ashkan Dejagah pose for the team photo before the 2018 Russia World Cup Group A qualifying soccer match against South Korea at Seoul World Cup Stadium in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Mexico drawn into World Cup Group F with Germany, Sweden and South Korea

El Tri will have a Confederations Cup rematch with the defending champion, playing in Moscow, Rostov-on-Don and Yekaterinburg

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia - Suwon World Cup Stadium, Suwon, South Korea - November 10, 2017 - South Korea's national soccer team members pose for a group photo. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo

Australia coach quits despite guiding Socceroos to World Cup

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2015, file photo Australia's coach Ange Postecoglou waves at the crowd after his team won the AFC Asian Cup final soccer match between South Korea and Australia in Sydney, Australia. Postecoglou has quit as Australia coach a week after the Socceroos secured a spot at next year's World Cup with an intercontinental win over Honduras. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft, File)

Correction: Italy-World Cup-Photo Gallery story

FILE - In this Tuesday June 18, 2002 file photo, Ecuador's referee Byron Moreno, right, writes on his notebook as Italy's Angelo Di Livio, Christian Vieri and Gennaro Gattuso stand next to him at the end of the 2002 World Cup second round soccer game between Italy and South Korea, at the Daejeon World Cup stadium in Daejeon, South Korea. The best coaches in Italy emigrate. The stadiums around the country are falling apart. The lingering problems affecting Italy's domestic league might just be the reason for the country's failure to qualify for next year's World Cup. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)

Jurman: Socceroos always had complete faith in Postecoglou's tactics

The Suwon Bluewings defender threw his support behind Postecoglou and believes his move to South Korea has been the catalyst for an upturn in form

South Korea, Serbia draw 1-1 in friendly in Ulsan

South Korea's Ki Sung-yueng, left, fights for the ball against Serbia's Adem Liajic during their friendly soccer match in Ulsan, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (Kim In-chul/Yonhap via AP)

South Korea, Serbia draw 1-1 in friendly in Ulsan

South Korea's Koo Ja-cheol kicks a penalty shot to score against Serbia during a friendly soccer match in Ulsan, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (Kim In-chul/Yonhap via AP)

South Korea, Serbia draw 1-1 in friendly in Ulsan

South Korea's Son Heung-min, right, fights for the ball against Serbia's Branislav Ivanovic during their friendly soccer match in Ulsan, South Korea, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. (Kim In-chul/Yonhap via AP)

LIVE SCORES: All the goals as they go in

South Korea face Serbia and China take on Colombia in two of the early international fixtures on Tuesday - follow it LIVE!

Pekerman condemns 'racist' Cardona gesture against South Korea

While the coach said the Boca Juniors midfielder was wrong to aim a 'slanty-eyed' gesture in the direction of the hosts, he said it was not racist

Pekerman condemns 'racist' Cardona gesture against South Korea

While the coach said the Boca Juniors midfielder was wrong to aim a 'slanty-eyed' gesture in the direction of the hosts, he said it was not racist

Pekerman condemns 'racist' Cardona gesture against South Korea

While the coach said the Boca Juniors midfielder was wrong to aim a 'slanty-eyed' gesture in the direction of the hosts, he said it was not racist

Cardona apologizes amid racism storm in South Korea

South Korea' Son Heung-min, right, celebrates after scoring a goal against Colombia during a friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Cardona apologizes amid racism storm in South Korea

Colombia's Edwin Cardona, second from left, fights for the ball against South Korea' Lee Jae-sung and Son Heung-min, left, during their friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Cardona apologizes amid racism storm in South Korea

South Korea' Kim Jin-su, right, fights for the ball against Colombia's Carlos Barca during their friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Cardona apologises for 'slanty-eyed' gesture during South Korea clash

While maintaining that his actions were not meant to be offensive, the playmaker offered an olive branch to his hosts after Friday's controversy

Mane stars as Senegal beat South Africa to confirm World Cup berth

The Liverpool star proved crucial in booking his nation's place in Russia, their first finals since the Japan/South Korea tournament 15 years ago

Son scores 2 to give South Korea 2-1 win over Colombia

South Korea' Son Heung-min celebrates after scoring a goal against Colombia during their friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Son scores 2 to give South Korea 2-1 win over Colombia

Colombia's James Rodriguez, left, fights for the ball against South Korea's Kim Jin-su during their friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Son scores 2 to give South Korea 2-1 win over Colombia

South Korea' Son Heung-min, second from right, fights for the ball against Colombia's and Davinson Sanchez and Abel Aguilar, right, during their friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Son scores 2 to give South Korea 2-1 win over Colombia

Colombia's James Rodriguez, right, fights for the ball against South Korea's Lee Jae-sung, during their friendly soccer match at Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, South Korea, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia - Suwon World Cup Stadium, Suwon, South Korea - November 10, 2017 - South Korea's Ki Sung-yueng, Kim Jin-su and Colombia's Duvan Zapata in action. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia - Suwon World Cup Stadium, Suwon, South Korea - November 10, 2017 - South Korea's coach Shin Tae-yong looks on. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia - Suwon World Cup Stadium, Suwon, South Korea - November 10, 2017 - South Korea's national soccer team members stand behind the national flag. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia

Soccer Football - International Friendly - South Korea v Colombia - Suwon World Cup Stadium, Suwon, South Korea - November 10, 2017 - South Korea's Lee Jae-sung and Colombia's James Rodriguez and Juan Cuadrado in action. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Tottenham's Heung-min Son shines with two goals for South Korea vs Davinson Sanchez's Colombia

Tottenham's Heung-min Son shines with two goals for South Korea vs Davinson Sanchez's Colombia

Tottenham's Heung-min Son shines with two goals for South Korea vs Davinson Sanchez's Colombia

Tottenham's Heung-min Son shines with two goals for South Korea vs Davinson Sanchez's Colombia

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