‘The elder brothers lost, but the younger brothers won.’
The under-22 (U-22) men’s soccer team, led by head coach Hwang Seon-hong, won all-out victories at an international friendly tournament held in Qatar, and lifted the championship trophy.
In the 2023 Doha Cup U-22 Friendship Final against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) held at Al Duhail Stadium in Doha, Qatar on the morning of the 29th (Korean time), the Korean national team scored the first goal in the second half of Ahn Jae-jun (Bucheon FC) and Hong Si-hoo (Incheon). scored multiple goals to win 3-0. 카지노
This friendly competition, in which 10 Asian countries participated, was conducted in a way that all teams played two matches and then had a ranking match based on their performance. Korea, which participated in this tournament to strengthen the power of the Olympic team by using the A-match (match between national teams), defeated Oman (3-0 win) and Iraq (1-0 win) and won 1st and 2nd place with the UAE. went out to In the end, the UAE won the championship with 7 points and no goals in 3 games and finished the tournament schedule.
Hwang Seon-Hong Ho pushed the opponent hard from the first half. However, in the 22nd minute of the first half, Go Yeong-jun (Pohang)’s corner kick followed by Ahn Jae-jun’s (Bucheon) header hit the crossbar, and it did not come to fruition. In the 43rd minute of the first half, Um Ji-seong (Gwangju), who was vying for an aerial ball in front of the UAE goal, collided head to head with an opponent and fell unconscious to the ground. His fellow players hurriedly called the medical team, and Umji-seong regained consciousness after receiving first aid, but was carried away on a stretcher with his neck fixed. Instead of him, Hong Si-hoo came in in the 49th minute of the first half.
The national team finished the first half without scoring and had to go in the 13th minute of the second half to eventually open the UAE goal. Lee Tae-seok (Seoul) kicked a corner kick from the right and Byun Jun-su (Daejeon Hana Citizen) dropped it to his head from the left side of the goal, and Ahn Jae-joon shot with his left foot.
In the 20th minute of the second half, UAE Yashil Hassan’s free kick hit the post and wiped Korea’s heart. Later, in the 34th minute of the second half, in a counterattack situation, Hong Si-hoo, who inherited Ko Young-jun’s pass, bypassed the defenders with his personal skills from the left side of the opponent’s penalty area and scored an additional goal by finishing with his right foot. Hong Si-hoo even scored a key goal in the 41st minute of the second half.
On the left flank, Ahn Jae-Jun exchanged passes with Jung Han-Min (Seongnam) to take the pressure off the opponent, and Hong Si-Hoo caught the stabbed ball and kicked it with his right foot in front of the goalkeeper.