Injured Son Heung-min will play for the South Korean team: Son Heung-min became named to South Korea`s squad on Saturday for the Qatar World Cup. However, it stays to be visible if he’ll be available to play after a severe facial injury. South Korea’s captain and talisman suffered a fracture around his left eye at some point during a Champions League fit for Tottenham after which had a surgical operation remaining week. “We are in touch with him and Tottenham’s scientific department,” stated South Korea’s Portuguese educator Paulo Bento as he named his squad.
“About the precise day he can teach with the group, we do not have that information,” he stated.
We want to wait; we want to examine every day his situation.
“We have time to decide. The maximum important (factor is that), he recovers in addition to possible, he feels cushty after which we can take the very last decision.”
Bento named the twenty-seventh player, ahead of Oh Hyeon-Gyu, who will teach with the group in Qatar. And he will update the status of Son if he does now no longer make it.
South Korea’s beginning fit is in opposition to Uruguay on November 24. Son, who has scored 35 dreams in 106 worldwide appearances, wrote on social media this week: “I cannot wait to symbolize our stunning country, see you soon”.
A South Korean group lacking Son and different Europe-primarily based gamers beat Iceland 1-zero in a domestic pleasant on Friday.
South Korea additionally plays Ghana and Portugal in Group H.
Team of South Korea:
Defenders: Kwon Kyung-won (Gamba Osaka/JPN), Kim Moon-Hwan (Jeon Buk Motors), Kim Min-Jae (Napoli/ITA) Kim Young-Gwon (Ulsan), Kim Jin-Su (Jeon Buk Motors), Kim Tae-Hwan (Ulsan), Yoon Jong-Gyu (FC Seoul), Cho Yu-min (Daejeon Hana Citizen), Hong Chul (Daegu FC)
Midfielders: Kwon Chang-hoon (Gimcheon Sangmu), Na Sang-ho (FC Seoul), Paik Seung-ho (Jeon Buk Motors), Lee Kang-in (Real Mallorca/ESP), Lee Jae-sung (Mainz/GER), Jeon Woo-Yeong (Freiburg/GER), Hwang In-beam (Olympiakos/GRE), Hwang Hee-chan (Wolverhampton Wanderers/ENG), Song Min-kyu (Jeon Buk Motors), Son Jun-ho (Shandong Taishan/CHN), Na Sang-ho (FC Seoul)
Forwards: Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur/ENG), Cho Gue-sung (Jeon Buk Motors), Hwang Ui-jo (Olympiakos/GRE)
Goalkeepers: Kim Seung-Gyu (Al-Shabab/KSA), Song Bum-Keun (Jeon Buk Motors), Jo Hyeon-woo (Ulsan)