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British press reports Man U wants to extend Parks contract
Manchester United have expressed a wish to extend Korean midfielder Park Ji-sung’s contract.
KFA sets up task force to prevent corruption
The Korea Football Association (KFA) decided Wednesday to form a task force in order to eradicate match fixing and corruption in games. It will be composed of the members of elementary, middle and high school football federations as well as the K-League, Sports Toto, the only legal betting association in Korea, and the Ministry of Justice.
Waldheim offers new concept in townhouses
Since the Korean War, South Korea has made rapid growth and its gross domestic product (GDP) per capita was over $20,000 in 2010.
Choi expected to take earnings over $3 million
Choi Kyoung-ju is aiming to take his prize money earnings over $3 million for the season when he competes in the Memorial Tournament which starts on June 2, in Dublin, Ohio, the United States.
Judoka Kim Soo-whan triumphs at Moscow Grand Slam
Guangzhou Asian Games gold medalist Kim Soo-whan claimed another gold in the men’s over 100-kilogram class at the Judo Grand Slam, in Moscow, Monday (KST). In the final Kim threw Dmitriy Sterkhov of Russia for a win by ippon.
British press highlights Park Ji-sungs role for CL final
The British press highlighted Manchester United Korean midfielder Park Ji-sung’s role Friday (KST), just two days before the Champions League final against FC Barcelona.
PyeongChang is not frontrunner in Games bid
Park Sun-kyu, vice minister of culture, sports and tourism, said Wednesday that PyeongChang is not the frontrunner among the three cities bidding for the 2018 Winter Olympics. “Munich of Germany has a strong bid and Annecy of France, which started ramping up its bid lately, also demonstrated its advantages during the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Technical Committee meeting in Lausanne.
Jeonbuk beats Tianjin 3-0 to reach quarterfinals
Jeonbuk Motors joined the last eight in the AFC Champions League beating Chinese side Tianjin Teda 3-0, Tuesday. At the Jeonju World Cup Stadium, Motors midfielder Enio Oliveira Junior netted twice and Lee Sung-hyun, who received a call-up from national team manager Cho Kwang-rae for two friendlies, aided for the win.
Park Ji-sung marks 8th goal of season in EPL
Manchester United midfielder Park Ji-sung broke the record of the most offense points recorded among Koreans in the English Premier League (EPL) by scoring a goal and making an assist in a 4-2 win against Blackpool, Monday (KST). Park, who moved from Dutch club PSV Eindhoven to Manchester United in July, 2005, garnered 14 offense points netting eight goals along with six ass...
World Baseball Classic asked to change rule
The Korean national baseball team may not clash with archrival Japan as much as they did in the previous competition in the third World Baseball Classic (WBC).