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It’s that point of the yr once more. In what has been a excellent yr for the Korea Republic early life program, it’s now the U17 crew’s flip to check themselves at the global’s level. They have got traveled to Brazil for the 2019 FIFA U-17 International Cup. Their purpose: to move one step additional than the U20 squad and win the entire thing.

The Squad

One thing that you simply’ll understand is other about this squad from different U17 International Cup squad is that the names of those avid gamers Prime Colleges is indexed as their membership crew. That’s distinctive to Korea, while France, Haiti, and Chile avid gamers have a qualified membership indexed. Worry now not, those prime colleges are formally affiliated with Okay League golf equipment and serve as because the U18 squads for the Okay League skilled membership. So let’s cross during the prime colleges and associate avid gamers with the pro Okay League golf equipment they teach with!

Goalkeepers: Shin Songhoon (Gwangju FC), Lee Seunghwan (Pohang Steelers), Kim Joonhong (Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors FC)

Defenders: Hong Sungwook, Lee Hanbeom, Bang Woojin (FC Seoul), Lee Junsuk, Son Hojun (Suwon Samsung Bluewings FC), Kim Ryunseong (Pohang Steelers), Lee Taeseok (FC Seoul), Yu Seunghyeon

Midfielders: Oh Jaehyeok (Pohang Steelers), Yoon Sukju (Pohang Steelers), Paik Sanghoon (FC Seoul), Lee Jonghoon (Daegu FC), Eom Jisung (Gwangju FC), Jeong Sangbin (Suwon Samsung Bluewings FC), Hong Yunsang (Pohang Steelers)

Forwards: Kim Yonghak (Pohang Steelers), Moon Junho (Daejeon Citizen), Choi Minseo (Pohang Steelers)

You’ll see numerous Pohang Steelers in there as a result of moderately frankly, Pohang Jecheol HS dominates the early life ranks in Korea. That’s the place Hwang Heechan performed earlier than he left for Pink Bull Salzburg. There’s numerous FC Seoul and Suwon Samsung in there as neatly. Total, the avid gamers that may ranking the objectives are Jeong Sangbin, Moon Junho, and Choi Minseo. They had been the groups best scorers all the way through qualification so keep watch over them this night.

Fit Time table

Matchday 1: Korea Republic vs. Haiti, Oct. 27 7 PM EST/eight AM KST (Monday), Naver TV/FS+

Matchday 2: Korea Republic vs. France, Oct. 30 four PM EST, five AM KST (Thursday), NaverTV/Fox Sports activities (I’ll tweet out the channel)

Matchday 3: Korea Republic vs. Chile, Nov. 2 four PM EST/five AM KST (Sunday), NaverTV/Fox Sports activities

Let’s cheer at the younger Taegeuk Warriors as they embark on their adventure in Brazil. Daehanminguk Hwaiting!

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