Klinsmann named interim captain following decision
South Korea national team defender Kim Min-jae (Bayern Munich) talks about wearing the captain's armband for the first time in his career.
The South Korean national soccer team, led by Jürgen Klinsmann, cruised to a 4-0 victory over Tunisia in their October A Match friendly at the Seoul World Cup Stadium at 8 p.m. on Wednesday.
The victory was South Korea's second in a row and their fourth in four matches, following a 1-1 draw against El Salvador in June, a 0-0 draw against Wales in September and a 1-0 win against Saudi Arabia.
While Lee Kang-in (Paris Saint-Germain) and Hwang Eui-jo (Norwich City) stole the show, Kim Min-jae wore the captain's armband for the first time in his career.
In the post-match mix zone, Kim revealed the story behind his surprise captaincy, saying, "I think the captain was chosen by the coach," 카지노사이트랭크 and showed a calm demeanor, saying, "There was no pressure."
On the day, Klinsmann boasted a stable defense centered on Kim Min-jae. He said, "The players talk well with each other. We communicate a lot with each... More
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Son Heung-min gives a thumbs up to Lee Kang-man who came on as a second half substitute during the Hana Bank Invitational Football Tournament between South Korea and Tunisia at the Seoul World Cup Stadium in Seongsan-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul on Oct. 13.
Out of form Klinsmann's captain Son Heung-min (Tottenham) watched his teammates play from the bench. After hugging multi-goal scorer Lee Kang-in (Paris Saint-Germain), Heung-min smiled and said, "I know it sounds funny, but I think you can do without me."
South Korea, coached by Jürgen Klinsmann, cruised to a 4-0 victory over Tunisia in an exhibition match at Seoul World Cup Stadium at 8 p.m. on Wednesday.
Son Heung-min of the South Korean national soccer team greets fans as he walks around the pitch after the match between South Korea and Tunisia in the Hana Bank Invitational Football Tournament at Seoul World Cup Stadium in Seongsan-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea, on Oct. 13.
South Korea came out firing in the second half with a multi-goal performance from Lee Kang-in, combining an own goal and a last-minute strike from Hwang Eui-jo (Norwich City) to secure a four-goal victory.
Unusually for South Korea, Son... More
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