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Koreans crushed by impressive Algeria

Algeria became the first African team to score four goals in a FIFA World Cup match as they swept aside Korea Republic in Porto Alegre, moving up to second in Group H with a 4-2 win.

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Quotes

"I would like to dedicate this victory to the fans who were here and the Algerian people back home who have waited a long time for this victory. It means a lot to us all," Vahid Halilhodzic, Algeria coach

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17:51
The final whistle sounds.
17:50
90'+D W JI (Korea Republic) commits a foul.
17:48
90'+S Y KI (Korea Republic) swings in the corner.
17:47
90'D W JI (Korea Republic) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on MEDJANI (Algeria).
17:45
89' BELKALEM (in) comes off the bench to replace BOUGUERRA (out) (Algeria)
17:44
88'D W JI (Korea Republic) sees an effort go off target.
17:43
87'SLIMANI (Algeria) blocks the shot.
17:43
87'H M SON (Korea Republic) hits his free-kick on target.
17:42
86'MEDJANI (Algeria) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on S W KIM (Korea Republic).
17:41
85'K H LEE (Korea Republic) sees an effort go off target.
17:38
82'FEGHOULI (Algeria) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:38
81'H M SON (Korea Republic) swings in the corner.
17:37
81'LACEN (Algeria) commits a foul.
17:36
80'H M SON (Korea Republic) is penalised after committing a foul.
17:36
79'RAIS (Algeria) blocks the shot.

Man of the Match

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Line-ups

Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
Algeria
AlgeriaALG
(GK)
23
(GK)
(C) 89'
Misses next match if booked
57'
12
77'
(C)Misses next match if booked
78'
16
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
64'
18
73'
20
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
89'
77'
73'
64'
57'
19
19
78'
21
CoachCoach
HONG Myungbo (KOR)Vahid HALILHODZIC (BIH)

Match Facts

Porto Alegre

From the subtropical climate to the cultural habits, Porto Alegre is fairly different from the other state capitals in Brazil.

Estadio Beira-Rio

  • Stadium nameEstadio Beira-Rio
  • CityPorto Alegre
  • Year constructed1969
  • Overall capacity43394

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 21° CTemperature
  • 5 m/sWind
  • 57 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Wilmar ROLDAN
    Colombia
    ColombiaCOL
  • Assistant Referee 1: Eduardo DIAZ (COL)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Christian LESCANO (ECU)
  • Fourth official: Alireza FAGHANI (IRN)