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Koreans crash to ten-man Belgium

Stand-in captain Jan Vertonghen scored the only goal in Sao Paulo as Belgium beat Korea Republic 1-0 to dump the Taeguk Warriors out of the FIFA World Cup.

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19:01

OBRIGADO:
Thank you for following along with the final Group H match and the last action of the Group Stage in general at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Belgium's 1-0 win sent them atop Gropu H, and Algeria's 1-1 draw with Russia means the African side will join Les Diables Rouges in the Round of 16. Korea Republic exit with out a win, leaving all-Asian teams winless at Brazil 2014. Please join us in our daily tournament blog as we breakdown the most recent results and take a look at the Round of 16 now that the fixtures have been fully formed.

18:57
Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
Belgium
BelgiumBEL

Statistics

Ball possession

51%
49%
16Fouls Committed11
12Attempts On Target10
18Shots15
0Total Goals scored1
0Penalties scored0
18:57
18:56

FULL TIME: Korea Republic collapse to the ground, facing the disappointment of exiting Brazil 2014 at the Group Stage, while Belgium celebrate knowing they have topped Group H. Jan Vertonghen's goal proved to be the difference for the the ten-men Diables Rouges.

18:54
VERTONGHEN
BelgiumBEL
Defender

has been elected Man of the Match

90MINUTES PLAYED44TOTAL PASSES1GOALS FOR4SHOTS
18:52
The final whistle sounds.
18:52
90'+Y LEE (Korea Republic) commits a foul.
18:51
90'+J C KOO (Korea Republic) is penalised after committing a foul.
18:51

Anthony Vanden Borre has stepped off the field to receive medical attentino, making Les Diables Rouges play with nine men until he steps back on.

18:49
90'+S G KIM (Korea Republic) blocks the shot.

Man of the Match

Defender

has been elected Budweiser MAN OF THE MATCH!

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Line-ups

Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
Belgium
BelgiumBEL
(GK)
(GK)
(C)Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked 73'
88'
Misses next match if booked
60'
(C)Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked 46' HT
Misses next match if booked
66'
60'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
66'
88'
60'
46' HT
60'
73'
Absent
Absent
CoachCoach
HONG Myungbo (KOR)Marc WILMOTS (BEL)

Match Facts

Sao Paulo

Arena de Sao Paulo

  • Stadium nameArena de Sao Paulo
  • CitySao Paulo
  • Year constructed2014
  • Overall capacity62601

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 24° CTemperature
  • 11 m/sWind
  • 46 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Benjamin WILLIAMS
    Australia
    AustraliaAUS
  • Assistant Referee 1: Matthew CREAM (AUS)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Hakan ANAZ (AUS)
  • Fourth official: Victor CARRILLO (PER)

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