The men’s national soccer team at the Asian Games, led by head coach Hwang Sun-hong, is leading 1-0 in the quarterfinals against China at the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games at Huanglong Sports Center in Hangzhou, China, on the 1st.
South Korea took possession of the ball through forward pressure. China stepped up defensively, completely lowering the line.
The first shot was for Korea. In the 5th minute of the first half, Ko Young-joon hit a shot near the penalty arc. A minute later, Cho Young-wook’s header following Hong Hyun-suk’s cross from the right side of the penalty box slightly deviated to the side of the left post. In the 10th minute of the first half, Ko Young-joon dribbled alone and the cross he tried from the side of the left penalty box was caught by the goalkeeper.
South Korea kept pushing. I got a good chance. In the 17th minute of the first half, Hwang Jae-won got a foul on the right side of the penalty box. Hong Hyun-seok, who played as a kicker, shook the net in the 18th minute.