Matches

12/06/201017
2:0 (1:0)
  • LEE Jung Soo (7')
  • PARK Ji Sung (52')

Summary

Koreans hold all the aces

Korea Republic claimed the honour of recording the first victory at South Africa 2010 as Lee Jung-Soo and Park Ji-Sung struck to down Greece 2-0.

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Line-ups

18
12
4
2
7
6
8
7
10
8
12
9
14
10
16
11
17
15
19
17
22
21

Substitute(s)

1
1
2
3
3
4
5
13
6
14
9
16
11
18
13
19
15
20
20
22
21
23
23

Coaches

Jung Moo HUH (KOR)
(GER) Otto REHHAGEL

Officials

Referee: Michael HESTER (NZL)Assistant Referee 1: Jan Hendrik HINTZ (NZL)Assistant Referee 2: Tevita MAKASINI (TGA)Fourth official: Martin VAZQUEZ (URU)Fifth official: Carlos PASTORINO (URU)

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Latest Comments:
aerogel
05/05/2013 at 23:31
aerogel (Australia)
Interesting result
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tyrus3
16/05/2011 at 19:24
tyrus3 (USA)
Match 4 of the World Cup: Korea Republic defeats Greece, 2-0. The goals go to: Lee Jung Soo in the 7th minute and Park Ji Sung in the 52nd minute.
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dayhappy
16/08/2010 at 20:04
dayhappy (Hong Kong)
This match is Korea play a beautiful match in 2010 World Cup!
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Statistics

11Shots6
6Corner kicks11
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
50%Possession (%)50%
  • Park Chu-Young of South Korea and Avraam Papadopoulos of Greece battle for the ball
  • Lee Young-Pyo of South Korea applauds the fans
  • A ball boy during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group B match between South Korea and Greece
  • South Korea players celebrate victory over Greece
  • South Korea players celebrate
  • Avraam Papadopoulos of Greece and Park Chu-Young

"We knew Greece were good in the air so we kept the ball on the ground and tried to find a gap in their defence," Park Ji-Sung, Korea Republic midfielder.