The South Korea national team entered the 2019 World Cup with the very best expectations within the team’s history.
After a knockout stage showing at the 2015 tourney, this can be a team that has its sights on a deep run within the competition.
Coach Yoon Deok-Yeo LED this team at the last World Cup and features a trio of talented players leading the means,
including Lee Min-A, a flexible midfielder and forward who was the joint-top scorer at the AFC Women’s Asian Cup in 2018.
A tough 4-0 loss within the gap match of the tournament against France and a 2-0 loss to Nigeria
within the second game puts pressure on this team heading into the ultimate cluster stage game against Norway on a weekday.
They are getting to ought to win by multiple goals and believe some leads to different tourney games so as to squeak by into the knockout stage.
Keep in mind that four of the six third-place cluster finishers march on to succeeding spherical.
While South Korea is extremely possible to exit the competition, Norway square measure still in a very comparatively robust position.
Given that Nigeria has a troublesome game against the tournament hosts, the Norwegians can fancy themselves to travel
through to succeeding spherical. the finish is probably going to confirm that Martin Sjogren’s girls progress in second place.
First day out, South Korea were massively dissatisfactory.
Obviously, facing the tournament hosts on the opening was ne’er getting to be simple,
tho’ Deuk-Yeo Yoon’s girls very got to have place up a lot of-of a fight than failing to own an endeavor heading in the right direction
However, whereas they were terribly poor on match-day one,
the South Koreans showed signs of life last day out, despite yet again coming back off competition.
Going forward, they got much more concerned against the Nigerians than they did against the French
As for the Norwegians, well, despite moneyed on match-day one, they flattered to deceive against the French last day out.
The score-line created it appear as if the Scandinavian outfit place up a fight, tho’ as they registered only one shot heading in the right direction
Now back in calmer waters, Norway are expecting to come to winning ways in which,
tho’ it’s not really tough to imagine them troubled a small indefinite quantity.
For all they beat Nigeria on match-day one, Martin Sjogren’s girls didn’t look wonderful within the final third
Norway have won every of their previous 2 matches against South Korea. In 2003,
the Norwegians won 7-1, whereas they won by 2 goals to relative quantity 10 years later.
FIFA Women’s World Cup – Group A
Korea Republic Women vs Norway Women
8:00pm Monday 17th June