Klinsman Ho clashes with Peru in Busan and El Salvador in Daejeon in June
The Korean national soccer team led by coach Klinsman will hold two friendly matches in the provinces next month.
The Korea Football Association announced on the 16th that it has confirmed Busan and Daejeon as the venue for the two consecutive matches of the ‘Hana Bank Invitational National Soccer Team Friendly Match’ to be held on the 16th and 20th of next month.
The national team메이저놀이터 will first face Peru on June 16 at the Busan Asiad Main Stadium. On the 20th, they will play against El Salvador at Daejeon World Cup Stadium. Kickoff time is 8pm for both matches.
It is the first time in 3 years and 6 months since the E-1 Championship (East Asian Cup) in December 2019 that an A match will be held in Busan. At that time, the national team led by coach Paulo Bento won the championship with a total of 3 wins. Coach Klinsman, who is recording 1 draw and 1 loss, is once again aiming for his first win against Peru.
In Daejeon, A match will be held in a year since the friendly match against Chile in June last year. In the match played as Son Heung-min’s 100th A match, South Korea won 2-0 with Hwang Hee-chan’s opening goal and Son Heung-min’s free-kick goal.
South Korea and Peru are behind Korea and Peru with 2 matches, 1 draw and 1 loss. In 1971, they lost 0-4 in an away friendly match, and in August 2013, 10 years ago, the national team led by coach Hong Myung-bo drew 0-0 in Suwon. El Salvador in North and Central America is the first opponent to face.