Asian Challenge Weak in Brazil
ago. Among them, Arsenal’s forgotten man Park Chu-young, who has scored 24 goals in 64 starts for South Korea, will likely link up with Son for the Reds.
Korea’s form has been inconsistent recently, with the team winning only five of their last 10 fixtures. However, they have been drawn in a favourable group that includes Belgium, Russia and Algeria. It will not be surprising if Korea spring an upset by defeating their European counterparts. This young Korean team will do well to get out of its group, but will almost certainly not match up to the achievements of the class of 2002. They’ll have to face either Germany, Portugal or Ghana in the round of 16.
Japanese midfielder Shinji Kagawa