All posts tagged "football"

  • South Korean football player Son Heung-min poses in his new Tottenham Hotspur uniform in this photo released by the English Premier League club on Aug. 28, 2015. (Yonhap)
    ‘Sonaldo’ joins Tottenham in Premier League

    Aug. 28 (Yonhap) — Son Heung-min has signed with Tottenham Hotspur, the English Premier League club announced Friday, making him the 13th South Korean to play in the competition. Tottenham snatched the 23-year-old wing forward from Germany-based...

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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  • South Korea's Lee Jae-sung, right, gets tripped up by North Korea's Suh Kyung-jin. (Yonhap)
    S. Korea held to scoreless draw by N. Korea, still wins East Asian Cup

    WUHAN, China (Yonhap) — South Korea clinched the East Asian Cup football title Sunday, thanks to Japan. South Korea came out on top in the four-nation competition with five points on one win and two draws in...

    • Posted August 9, 2015
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  • From left -- Ki Sung-yeung, Son Heung-min and Lee Chung-yong.
    S. Korean stars gear up for new football seasons in England, Germany

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — There will be countless sleepless nights for fans of South Korean players in European football leagues, as the competitions are set to get underway this month. The new English Premier League season will kick...

    • Posted August 6, 2015
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    S. Korea tops New Zealand 1-0 in Cha Du-ri’s final int’l match

    By Nam Hyun-woo Roaring ovations warmed the chilly Seoul World Cup Stadium as national team wingback Cha Du-ri bid farewell to his international career during South Korea’s  1-0 victory over New Zealand, Tuesday. The friendly game between...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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    19-year-old Korean midfielder to start 2nd season for OC Blues

    By Brian Han 19-year-old Kim Seung-ju will be showcasing his talents in his second year with the Orange County Blues FC for the upcoming United Soccer League (USL) season. Before leaving his hometown of Busan, the young...

    • Posted March 20, 2015
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    Son Heung-min scores twice in 3-0 win

    Bayer Leverkusen shut out Paderborn 3-0 on Sunday to move up to fourth in the Bundesliga rankings with the help of two goals from South Korea’s Son Heung-min. The game was scoreless until the 73rd minute when...

    • Posted March 9, 2015
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  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady celebrates with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game against the Seattle Seahawks Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz.  The Patriots won 28-24. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
    Brady rallies Patriots to 28-24 Super Bowl win over Seahawks

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Ten years removed from his last Super Bowl win, Tom Brady wasn’t letting this one slip away. Sure, the brilliant Brady needed a huge play by an undrafted rookie to preserve New England’s...

    • Posted February 2, 2015
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