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FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany win papers over the cracks for South Korea

You`d have to whisper it quietly to South Koreans still celebrating a first World Cup win over Germany but the reality is that one crazy night in Kazan will have to paper over a lot of cracks in an otherwise undistinguished campaign.

Jun 28, 2018, 15:52 PM IST

South Korea hope to lift spirits with World Cup qualifying win

With South Korea racing to contain the outbreak of a deadly virus, national football team coach Uli Stielike hopes to lift the country`s spirits by getting their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign off to a flying start next week.

Jun 08, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Concussed Kim Jin-Su misses out on South Korea duty

Hoffenheim`s South Korean left-back Kim Jin-Su has been ruled out of international duty with concussion, his Bundesliga club said Monday, but Korean coach Uli Stielike is demanding a doctor`s note.

Mar 23, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

Asian Cup: South Korea present case for better defence

Of all the positives South Korea will take away from their run to the Asian Cup final, the fact that they have not conceded a goal through five matches should be held up as the biggest point of progress for a team ripped apart at the World Cup.

Jan 29, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Asian Cup finalists gunning for breakthrough win

The first Asian Cup held in Australia has already exceeded expectations and now the stars have aligned to produce what promises to be a classic final.

Jan 29, 2015, 15:32 PM IST

Asian Cup: Koreans wary of Iraqi lightning as fatigue takes toll

South Korea will be praying lightning does not strike twice when they face Iraq in the Asian Cup semi-finals on Monday, having limped to the last four battered and bruised.

Jan 25, 2015, 11:33 AM IST

Fatigue factor kicks in as Iraq take on South Korea

Asked on Thursday whether he would prefer to play Iran or Iraq in the last four of the Asian Cup, South Korea coach Uli Stielike said only that he hoped their quarter-final would go to extra time.

Jan 24, 2015, 10:06 AM IST

Asian Cup: Military man Lee Jeong-hyeop shooting for South Korean glory

Plucked from the obscurity of South Korea`s military soccer team, Lee Jeong-hyeop has shown he not only deserves a place in Uli Stielike`s Asian Cup squad but could one day be the answer to their chronic striking problems.

Jan 21, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

''Lucky'' South Korea no Asian Cup contenders, says coach

A "lucky" win over Kuwait failed to lift the spirits of South Korea coach Uli Stielike, who said his out-of-form and injury-hit team should no longer be considered Asian Cup title contenders.

Jan 13, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

Asian Cup: South Korea near quarters by edging Kuwait 1-0

South Korea laboured to a 1-0 win over Kuwait in a wet Canberra on Tuesday, making it two wins from two and putting them within touching distance of the Asian Cup quarter-finals.

Jan 13, 2015, 15:13 PM IST

Asian Cup: South Korea make seven changes for Kuwait clash

South Korea coach Uli Stielike made seven changes to his starting lineup for Tuesday`s match with Kuwait where victory would make his side the first through to the Asian Cup quarter-finals.

Jan 13, 2015, 15:02 PM IST

South Korea edge Oman 1-0 in Asian Cup

South Korea got their bid for a first Asian Cup trophy in 55 years off to a winning start on Saturday, beating Oman 1-0 in their Group A clash. 

Jan 10, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Asian Cup: Early kick-off puts heat on South Korea

South Korea coach Uli Stielike Friday warned a hot afternoon kick-off could put his team at a disadvantage as they prepare to take on desert-hardened Oman at the Asian Cup.

Jan 09, 2015, 14:14 PM IST

Korea coach Uli Stielike to run rule over squad hopefuls

South Korea coach Uli Stielike will take passion and hunger over experience when he picks his final squad for the Jan. 9-31 Asian Cup, the German said on Wednesday.

Dec 10, 2014, 13:15 PM IST

Stielike hoping to lead Koreans to first win in Iran

South Korea coach Uli Stielike hopes a tough trip to the Middle East to face Jordan and Iran will be the perfect opportunity to sharpen his squad ahead of January`s Asian Cup.

Nov 11, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

German Uli Stielike appointed South Korea coach

South Korea have appointed former Germany international and ex-Switzerland boss Uli Stielike as the national team`s new coach, the Korea Football Association said Friday, completing its search for

Sep 05, 2014, 09:25 AM IST