S. Korea beat Angola to reach quarter-final of FIFA U-17 World Cup
Updated: 2019-11-06 09:42:08 KST
South Korea have advanced to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Brazil.
The young Taeguk Warriors reached the last eight for the first time in ten years …after defeating Angola one-nil in the round-of-16 match …at Estadio Olimpico in Goiania, Brazil on Tuesday.
The only goal of the game was scored by forward Choi Min-seo in the 33rd minute.
The team, led by head coach Kim Jung-soo, will face either Mexico or Japan in Sunday's quarter-final.
This marks Korea's third trip to the quarter-finals at the Under-17 Men's World Cup, …and their first since 2009.
So far, the country has never made it past the last eight.