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Men's Olympic football team gets hero's welcome after clinching Tokyo 2020 berth
Men's Olympic football team gets hero's welcome after clinching Tokyo 2020 berth
SoccerJan 28, 2020
INCHEON -- The South Korean men's Olympic football team made a triumphant return home from Thailand on Tuesday after capturing a spot in this year's Summer Games in Tokyo.Coached by Kim Hak-bum, South Korea won the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-23 Championship over Saudi Arabia on Sunday in Bangkok. The AFC event was also the Asian qualifying tournament for Tokyo 2020, and the top three countries earned their tickets to the Olympics.Both South Korea and Saudi Arabia had bagged theirs by r