Matches

05/08/2011
1:0 (1:0)
  • Luis MURIEL (37')

Summary

Colombians finish perfect, South Koreans through

The hosts beat the Asians 1-0 to progress with a 100 per cent record, though the losers will also go through as one of the best third-placed sides.

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Line-up

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Substitute(s)

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Coaches

Eduardo LARA (COL)
(KOR) LEE Kwang Jong

Officials

Referee: Markus STROMBERGSSON (SWE)Assistant Referee 1: Fredrik NILSSON (SWE)Assistant Referee 2: Magnus SJOBLOM (SWE)Fourth official: Marlon ESCALANTE (VEN)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 29)


Latest Comments:
hyun-jun
17/12/2011 at 10:32
hyun-jun (Korea Republic)
good!corea was best!!
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Al_Marenco
08/08/2011 at 23:39
Colombia is doing very well, I believe fully in this new generation! They are fantastic. Yet, let's not get ahead of ourselves. There is still a long list of great teams we have to beat to take the big win. We always get ahead of ourselves, and end up paying the price...
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che1057
08/08/2011 at 22:45
che1057 (USA)
Very impressive group stage Colombia! Keep it up, and the tournaments yours!!!
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Statistics

17Shots8
1Corner kicks2
1Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
63%Possession (%)37%
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“The Koreans wore us out. We had to play, keep possession and create space. Luckily we got the goal early on and that made things easier for us,” Eduardo Lara, Colombia coach.