Asian Games Men’s Soccer, with 50,000 Spectators Silenced, Beat China and Advanced to the Semifinals… 3 Consecutive Wins in Competition
The Korean men’s soccer under-24 (U-24) national team achieved the milestone of advancing to the semifinals of the Asian Games for the sixth time in a row,
cruising toward their third consecutive victory in the tournament.
Korea, led by coach Hwang Seon-hong, won 2-0 against China in the men’s soccer quarterfinals of the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games held at the Huanglong Sports Center Stadium in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China on the 1st. 카지노사이트위키
Korea won easily with Hong Hyun-seok scoring a free kick in the 18th minute of the first half and Song Min-gyu scoring an additional goal in the 35th minute.
Korea, which is challenging its first three consecutive Asian Games gold medals,
has extended its record of consecutive Asian Games men’s soccer semifinals to six, dating back to the 2002 Busan Games.
Korea will compete with Uzbekistan for a ticket to the finals at 9 p.m. on the 4th (Korean time).
The men’s soccer semifinals of this tournament will be held with Korea-Uzbekistan and Japan-Hong Kong matches.
Coach Hwang faced China with a different starting lineup than expected.
He placed Cho Young-wook at the front line and placed Song Min-gyu,
Ko Young-jun, and Ahn Jae-jun in the offensive line.
Baek Seung-ho and Hong Hyun-seok lined up in the midfield, and Park Gyu-hyun,
Lee Han-beom, Park Jin-seop, and Hwang Jae-won took charge of defense as starters.
The goalkeeper was Lee Gwang-yeon.
Lee Kang-in started the game on the bench.
On this day, Coach Hwang’s method of recruiting players, who came up with a customized strategy to win this tournament, worked well.
In the 18th minute of the first half, Hong Hyun-seok scored with his left foot on a free kick that Jae-won Hwang took from the opponent’s penalty area, easily taking the lead.
After that, the momentum continued, and in the 35th minute of the first half,
Song Min-gyu drove a cross into the opponent’s goal, putting a wedge in the game.