North Korea News

(Asiad) S. Korea beats N. Korea for men's football gold

2014/10/02 22:32

By Yoo Jee-ho and Oh Seok-min

INCHEON, Oct. 2 (Yonhap) -- South Korea defeated North Korea 1-0 for men's football gold medal at the Asian Games on Thursday, ending a 28-year drought in an eagerly anticipated showdown.

Rim Chang-woo scored the winner just moments from the whistle in the second extra period at Munhak Stadium, as South Korea captured its first Asiad gold in men's football since 1986.