Kwon started as a forward in Dijon’s French Ligue 1 match against Angers at Stade Gaston-Gerard in Dijon on Saturday, but was forced off in the 76th minute due to injury.
Shin Tae-yong, head coach for the South Korean men's national football team, will announce his World Cup roster at a press conference in Seoul on Monday. It's hasn't been confirmed whether Shin will disclose the final list of 23 players on…
But the head coach said he is still mulling whether he should settle on 23 members only or add a couple of extra bodies for the team’s training camp.
They beat 10-man Morocco at the Suwon World Cup Stadium in Suwon, thanks to a goal by Kim Hyun-woo.
South Korea, 16th in the FIFA rankings, routed 72nd-ranked Philippines 5-0 in the fifth-place match at the Asian Football Confederation Women’s Asian Cup at the Amman International Stadium in Jordan.
South Korean SBS TV claimed that Samsung lobbied the IOC officials to get them vote for Pyeongchang as the host city for 2018 in return for various marketing and sponsorship contracts.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the athletes arrived to a tumultuous welcome at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos on Tuesday night.
“We will start the process (for a feasibility review) soon after the PyeongChang Winter Games,” Gov. Choi Moon-soon said at a press conference in Gangneung, a sub-host city of the PyeongChang Winter Games.
Abdulaziz Abdullahi, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Communications, was quoted as making this known in a statement issued by Pauline Sule, the Deputy Director, Press, on Monday in Abuja
President Buhari’s goodwill message is contained in a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Friday.
Japan’s Sapporo has expressed an interest in hosting the Games for 2026, but its chances of winning are considered slim with South Korea’s Pyeongchang hosting the 2018 winter Games starting this week and Beijing staging the 2022 edition.
The trio, all raised in the U.S., made up the Super Eagles women’s bobsleigh team who will compete in this month’s Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.