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Summary

Victory not enough for Swedes

Korea DPR lost 2-1 to Group B rivals Sweden but still progressed to a quarter-final against Germany because of their superior goal difference.

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Line-up

21
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2
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5
8
8
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10
11
12
13
15
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16
16
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18

Substitute(s)

1
12
18
21
4
3
6
6
7
7
11
9
14
14
19
17
20
19
20

Coaches

KIM Kwang Min (PRK)
(SWE) Thomas DENNERBY

Officials

Referee: Christine BAITINGER (GER)Assistant Referee 1: Irina MIRT (ROU)Assistant Referee 2: Miriam DIETZ-DRAEGER (GER)Fourth official: Nicole PETIGNAT (SUI)

Statistics

17Shots16
3Corner kicks3
2Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
49%Possession (%)51%
  • Korea DPR - Sweden
  • PR Korea - Sweden
  • Korea DPR - Sweden
  • Korea DPR - Sweden
  • PR Korea - Sweden
  • Korea DPR - Sweden

Kim Kwang-Min, Korea DPR coach
In the end everything worked out for us tonight. Our first two games were fiercely contested so by the time this match came around, the players had nothing left in the tank.