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world cup tickets at Arena Pantanal - Cuiaba,Cuiabá,MT on 6/17 6:00PM
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FIFA World Cup preparation and exhibition matches are well on their way as the World Cup draws near. For the upcoming edition of the World Cup, South Korea’s National Team has qualified yet again. In preparation of the upcoming World Cup, the team will be coming down to the United States for a couple of exhibition and friendly games. In Asian Football Confederation, South Korea is the most successful team. Out of the nine World Cup tournaments in which the team appeared, South Korea has participated in eight consecutive ones. In 2002, South Korea hosted the world cup tournament with Japan and became the first Asian team to reach the semifinals.
In coming months, South Korea will head to the United States to face Mexico’s National Team in San Antonio. The game will take place at the Alamodome on January 29, 2014. This will be followed by another game against the United States’ national team on February 1, 2014. The game will take place in Carson, California at the StubHub Center. Both the teams are FIFA World Cup finalists and it will be the United States’ first world cup preparatory game. This will also be the first time the two teams will go toe to toe since their last encounter in 2002. For the fans of soccer, it can’t get any grander than this and there can’t be a better time than now to book South Korea tickets.
The Korean National team made its debut back on August 2, 1948 in London at the Olympic Games against Mexico. The team became a member of Asian Football Confederation in 1954 and since the 60s; South Korea has turned up as a major force in Asian soccer scene. Over the years, the team has also claimed numerous Asian championships including the first two editions of AFC Asian Cup Tournaments. South Korea keeps a bitter rivalry with the Japanese National Team. So far the two teams have met each other on seventy five occasions. South Korea leads the overall series against Japan with a total of forty wins.
South Korea qualified for the World Cup back in 1954 for the first time. By doing so, it became the second Asian team ever to do so. After that, it took the team more than three decades to qualify for the World Cup again. Team’s second World Cup appearance was made in 1986 when it was held in Mexico City. However it wasn’t able to win any game up until 2002. In that year, the team co-hosted the World Cup along with Japan. After claiming two victories in the first round, South Korea progressed to the second round for the first time in the team’s history. Later on, after defeating Spain, South Korea earned a semifinal berth for the first time.
Apart from the World Cup, South Korea has made twelve Asian Cup appearances and was crowned champions twice. In addition, South Korea has also made two CONCACAF Gold Cup appearances and a Confederations Cup appearance. In 2014 FIFA World Cup, South Korea will have its first match against Russia on June 17, 2014 in Brazil.