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Summary

Koreans edge Asian battle
Title holders Korea DPR came out on top against neighbours Japan 2-1 in Santiago on Monday, setting up a semi-final clash with France. More »

Line-up

12
1
3
3
4
6
5
7
6
11
7
12
10
14
11
15
15
16
18
17
20
20

Substitute(s)

1
18
21
21
2
2
8
4
9
5
13
8
14
9
16
10
17
13
19
19

Coaches

Norio SASAKI (JPN)
(PRK) CHOE Kwang Sok

Officials

Referee: Tanja HAUSOTT (AUT)Assistant Referee 1: Helen KARO (SWE)Assistant Referee 2: Anna NYSTROM (SWE)Fourth official: Gyoengyi GAAL (HUN)

Statistics

21Shots8
0Corner kicks2
0Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
59%Possession (%)41%
  • Korea DPR's Ri Un Hyang fights for the ball with Japan's Kie Koyama
  • Korea DPR's Ra Un Sim scores a goal against Japan
  • Korea DPR's Ra Un Sim fights for the ball with Japan's Misaki Kobayashi and Saki Kumagai
  • Korea DPR's Ri Jong Sim, Cha Hu Nam and Ra Un Sim celebrate after scoring against Japan
  • Players of Korea DPR celebrate after winning against Japan
  • Japan's Asuna Tanaka and Korea DPR's Ryom Su Ok fight for the ball

"Japan were technically very impressive but we gave it our all out there. In the end, we made it through to the next round and that's what counts," Kwang Sok Choe, Korea DPR coach