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Overview

Match summary

Jang the hero in dramatic Korean win

Korea Republic opened their FIFA U-17 World Cup account with a victory against ten-man Brazil. Jang Jaewon's winner, ten minutes from time, saw Choi Jincheul's side to the top of Group B after the first round of games.

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Quotes

"I would like to thank all the fans who made the trip to Chile and those who have supported us from Korea. We managed to set our game tactically, " Choi Jin Cheul, Korea Republic coach.

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Statistics

Ball possession
63
%
37

Attempts

9Attempts9
1On-Target5
4Off-Target2
4Blocked2

Disciplinary

14Fouls Committed19
0Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
1Red Cards0

Attacking

5Corners3
1Offsides1
20Free kicks15
4Saves1

Line-ups

Brazil
BrazilBRA
Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
69'
46' HT
54'
78'
82'
83'
(C)
SubstitutesSubstitutes
12
(GK)Absent
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
Absent
78'
13
Absent
54'
19
69'
46' HT
20
82'
83'
CoachCoach
Carlos NASCIMENTO (BRA)CHOI Jincheul (KOR)

Match Facts

Coquimbo

Estadio Francisco Sanchez Rumoroso

  • Stadium nameEstadio Francisco Sanchez Rumoroso
  • CityCoquimbo
  • Year constructed1970
  • Overall capacity18500

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 17° CTemperature
  • 8 m/sWind
  • 62 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Ricardo MONTERO
    Costa Rica
    Costa RicaCRC
  • Assistant Referee 1: Juan Carlos MORA ARAYA (CRC)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Warner CASTRO (CRC)
  • Fourth official: Oscar REYNA (GUA)

Groups

Group B
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-FPPPts
Korea Republic
KOR
3210202-37
Brazil
BRA
3201422-96
England
ENG
302112-1-32
Guinea
GUI
301225-3-81

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