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Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly

Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly - VEB Arena Stadium - Moscow, Russia - October 7, 2017 - South Korea's Kim Seung-Gyu fails to save a goal. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Russia's Konstantin Rausch (L) and South Korea's Lee Chung-Yong vie for the ball during an international friendly football match in Moscow on October 7, 2017

Russia's Konstantin Rausch (L) and South Korea's Lee Chung-Yong vie for the ball during an international friendly football match in Moscow on October 7, 2017 (AFP Photo/Ivan VODOPYANOV)

Mario Fernandes (R) of Russia in action against Kwon Kyungwon (L) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia. EFE

The starting eleven of Russia pose for photographers before an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia. EFE

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- The starting eleven of Russia pose for photographers before an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Viktor Vasin of Russia receives congratulations from his son after an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Viktor Vasin of Russia walks with his son on the pitch after an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Dmitriy Tarasov (2-L) of Russia in action against Ji Dong- Won (L) of South Korea, as goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev (R) of Russia looks on during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Dmitriy Tarasov (2-L) of Russia in action against Ji Dong- Won (L) of South Korea, as goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev (R) of Russia looks on during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Mario Fernandes (R) of Russia in action against Kwon Kyungwon (L) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russia's head coach Stanislav Cherchesov reacts during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Dmitriy Tarasov (R) of Russia in action against Kwon Changhoon (L) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

South Korea defender scores 2 own goals in loss to Russia

Russia's Fyodor Smolov, right, celebrates after scoring a goal during the international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

South Korea defender scores 2 own goals in loss to Russia

South Korea's Kyungwon Kwon, center right, challenges for the ball with Russia's Georgiy Dzhikiya, second from right, during the international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

South Korea defender scores 2 own goals in loss to Russia

Russia's Fyodor Smolov, third from left, celebrates after scoring a goal during the international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea in Moscow, Russia, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Goalkeeper Kim Seung-Gyu of South Korea grabs the ball after conceding a goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russian players celebrate a goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russian players celebrate their third goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russian players celebrate their third goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Alexander Kokorin (R) of Russia in action against Kim Young-Gwon (L) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russian player Alexander Samedov celebrates after scoring a goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Daler Kuzyaev (back) of Russia in action against Son Heung-Min (front) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly

Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly - VEB Arena Stadium - Moscow, Russia - October 7, 2017 - Russia's Fedor Smolov and Alexander Samedov celebrate the goal of Fedor Smolov. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Georgiy Dzhikiya (L) of Russia in action against Hwang Ui-Jo (R) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Daler Kuzyaev (front) of Russia in action against Son Heung-Min (back) of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Hwang Ui-Jo (C) of South Korea takes a shot at goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Fedor Smolov (R) of Russia scores the first goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russian players celebrate the first goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russian players celebrate the first goal during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly

Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly - VEB Arena Stadium - Moscow, Russia - October 7, 2017 - Team Russia's coach Stanislav Cherchesov. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Russia's head coach Stanislav Cherchesov reacts during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

MOS51. Moscow (Russian Federation), 07/10/2017.- Fedor Kudryashov (R) of Russia in action against Kwon Changhoon of South Korea during an international friendly soccer match between Russia and South Korea, in Moscow, Russia, 07 October 2017. (Futbol, Amistoso, Corea del Sur, Moscú, Rusia) EFE/EPA/SERGEI CHIRIKOV

Russia v South Korea - International Friendly - VEB Arena Stadium - Moscow

Football Soccer - Russia v South Korea - International Friendly - VEB Arena Stadium - Moscow, Russia - October 7, 2017 - Team Russia's coach Stanislav Cherchesov. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Seoul (Korea, Republic Of), 25/09/2017.- Shin Tae-yong, head coach of the South Korean football team, announces a 25-member roster at the Korea Football Association in Seoul, South Korea, 25 September 2017, for the squad's two upcoming friendlies. South Korea will travel to Moscow to face Russia on 07 October, before meeting Morocco in Switzerland on 10 October. (Corea del Sur, Suiza, Seúl, Moscú, Marruecos, Rusia) EFE/EPA/YONHAP SOUTH KOREA OUT

Hiddink is willing to help South Korea improve for World Cup

In this Wednesday Feb. 7, 2007, file photo Russia's coach Guus Hiddink of Netherlands, right, and Netherlands' coach Marco van Basten, left, wait for the start of their friendly international soccer match in ArenA stadium in Amsterdam. Guus Hiddink says he is willing to become a technical advisor to South Korea's football team at the World Cup next year, but has dismissed rumors that he will again be appointed coach of the team during a press conference in Amsterdam Thursday Sept. 14, 2017. Hiddink has been revered in South Korea ever since he led the team to the semifinals of the World Cup in 2002 when Korea and Japan co-hosted the tournament. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Uli Stielike has been tasked with saving Tianjin Teda from relegation out of the Chinese Super League, three months after the German was axed as coach of South Korea

Uli Stielike has been tasked with saving Tianjin Teda from relegation out of the Chinese Super League, three months after the German was axed as coach of South Korea

Uli Stielike has been tasked with saving Tianjin Teda from relegation out of the Chinese Super League, three months after the German was axed as coach of South Korea (AFP Photo/MOHD RASFAN)

South Korea, Saudis into World Cup; Australia to face Syria

Syrian soccer fans follow their national team's match with Iran during their Round 3 - Group A World Cup qualifier at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

South Korea, Saudis into World Cup; Australia to face Syria

Syria's soccer team celebrates after scoring a goal against Iran during their Round 3 - Group A World Cup qualifier at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. The match draw 2-2. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

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