FCA players Ja-Cheol Koo und Dong-Won Ji started their AFC Asian Cup campaign on Monday, representing South Korea. In their first group game, the South Korean side beat the Philippines 1-0. Their next game is on Friday.
The South Korean national team got off to a perfect start in the AFC Asian Cup, beating the Philippines 1-0. FCA player Ja-Cheol Koo started the game, and played in midfield until he was substituted in the 64th minute. Dong-Won Ji was on the bench meanwhile, but didn’t feature. The only goal of the game in the Al-Maktoum Stadium was scored by Ui-Jo Hwang in the 67th minute.
The South Korean team’s next game is against Kyrgyzstan on Friday. Kickoff is at 17:00 CET.