South Korea has developed and emerged as a major football power in Asia since the 1980s and is historically the most successful Asian football team, having participated in nine consecutive and ten overall FIFA World Cup tournaments, the most for any Asian country.
The KFA was reinstated in 1948, following the establishment of the Republic of Korea. The KFA became a member of FIFA, the international football governing body, in 1948. The same year, the South Korea national football team made its international debut at the Olympic Games in London. The KFA joined the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) in 1954.
Overview of South Korea at the FIFA World Cup. This is a record of the South Korea's results at the FIFA World Cup. South Korea have appeared in the FIFA World Cup on ten occasions. The team made their debut appearance in 1954, and appeared consecutively in every edition since 1986. South Korea's best ever performance is a fourth place in the 2002 tournament, which they co-hosted with Japan, thus becoming the first team outside Europe and the Americas to reach the semi-finals.
South Korea Kit History. Olympics Nike. Nike since 1996. Rapido 1990-1994. Weekend until 1986.
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The Japan–South Korea football rivalry, between the Japan and South Korea national football teams, is one of many sports rivalries contested between Japan and South Korea. The two have played each other officially since 1954. They have had 80 matches so far with 42 South Korean wins, 23 draws, and 15 Japanese wins. The match between the two countries is often shorten as nikkansen or haniljeon in their respective languages. The highest level of matches which the two nations could contest ...
The Iran and South Korea men's national football teams are sporting rivals and have played against each other officially since 1958, totalling 31 matches as of June 2019, including nine World Cup qualifiers. These two teams were among the strongest Asian national football teams during the 1960s and 1970s. Since then, the teams have developed one of Asia's greatest rivalries. Although the teams only had one chance to play against each other in the final match of the AFC Asian Cup, in 1972, they h
All-time games played between the National Teams of Germany and South Korea in the history of the Soccer World Cup with stats summary, results, goals and details of year and stage of the tournament. In the history of World Cups, Germany National Team faced South Korea in 3 opportunities, with 2 wins, 0 draws and 1 losses.
2023 – Mokpo, South Korea (Deaf World Cup: Qualified to Compete) USA Deaf Soccer History Soccer, as with other team sports played with deaf participants, dates back to the founding of each sport; in the case of soccer, in England, the first organized game between deaf teams was played in 1871.
A photographic history of over 40 different South Korea shirts from 1972 right up to 2022. A part of the online history of football kit from Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and all over the world.
By August 1948, the pro-U.S. Republic of Korea (or South Korea) was established in Seoul, led by the strongly anti-communist Syngman Rhee. In the north, the Soviets installed Kim Il Sung as the ...