All posts tagged "fabio capello"

  • It's unusual for Korea's manager Hong Myung-bo, left, to smile as much did on Monday.  Fabio Capello, head coach for Russia, said it wasn't important to know Korean players' names, as long as his players knew their opponents' characteristics.  (Yonhap)
    Korean coach hints at conservative approach vs. Russia

    (Yonhap) Korean head coach Hong Myung-bo on Monday hinted at a conservative approach against Russia in the upcoming World Cup showdown, saying his team should “play not to lose.” Korea’s long-awaited opening match will begin at 3 p.m....

    • Posted June 17, 2014
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  • Expectations just got higher for Hong Myung-bo. (Yonhap)
    Be careful what you wish for!

    With Korea, Belgium, Russia, and Algeria all screaming for joy after the 2014 World Cup draw, something has to give; A favorable drawing also means there are no excuses for not advancing  By Lee Kyutae   Koreans...

    • Posted December 10, 2013
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  • Korean players couldn't hide their disappointment. (Yonhap)
    Korean soccer ends the year on a losing note

    Hong Myung-bo’s squad falls to Russian side with only two starters 2-1 Korean soccer ended the the year on a losing note, as they fell to Russia 2-1 in Dubai on Tuesday. At UAE’s Zabeel Stadium, it took...

    • Posted November 19, 2013
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