All posts tagged "Kim Shin-wook"

  • World Cup
    S. Korea unveils youthful World Cup squad with few surprises

    (Yonhap) — South Korea announced a youthful squad for this year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil on Thursday, with few surprises among the 23 players who will take part in football’s grandest extravaganza. Head coach Hong Myung-bo...

    • Posted May 8, 2014
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  • shinook-s
    Towering Inferno

    Korean World Cup team’s 6’ 6” striker Kim Shin-wook on fire in K-League  By Kim Tong-hyung Kim Shin-wook neither admits nor denies being bummed about the calls for Park Chu-young to take over as the starting striker...

    • Posted March 17, 2014
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  • Korean players run toward Kim Shin-wook (No. 9) who scored the goal to celebrate. (Yonhap)
    Standing Tall

    6′ 6″ striker Kim Shin-wook scores the decisive goal as S. Korea defeats Costa Rica 1-0 at L.A. Coliseum (UPDATED) — South Korea defeated Costa Rica 1-0, thanks to an early goal in their World Cup tune-up...

    • Posted January 27, 2014
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  • National football team poised to head to Brazil for training (yonhap)
    National football team heads to Brazil for training

    (Yonhap) The national football team is scheduled to depart for Brazil later Monday to set up its first pre-World Cup training camp in the South American country. Head coach Hong Myung-bo will lead a squad of 23 players...

    • Posted January 13, 2014
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  • Korean soccer fans in Los Angeles will get to see Hong Jung-ho, left, and Kim Shin-wook in action upclose early next year.
    “Coming to America”

    By Lee Kyutae Korean soccer is coming to America. The Brazil-bound Korean men’s national team will face Mexico on January 29, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas, and then the United States on Feb. 1 in Carson, California,...

    • Posted December 3, 2013
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  • Korean national football team winger Son Heung-min, left, and striker Kim Shin-wook pass each other during a friendly against Russia at Zabeel Stadium in Dubai, Wednesday (KST). Korea lost 2-1. / Yonhap
    Hong Myung-bo finds critical piece in Kim Shin-wook

      The Korean national soccer team has finished its international friendly schedule for 2013 with a 2-1 loss to Russia in Dubai. However, Hong Myung-bo, who replaced a hapless Choi Kang-hee as manager in June, did not come...

    • Posted November 20, 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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