Korea Republic announce squad for Caltex Socceroos clash
Korea Republic Head Coach Paulo Bento has named his squad to play the Caltex Socceroos.
Bento’s side are set to play Australia on November 17 in Brisbane's important pre-AFC Asian Cup hit-out.
Among those selected is former Bolton Wanderers midfielder Lee Chung-yong, who currently plies his trade alongside Caltex Socceroo Robbie Kruse at German second division outfit VfL Bochum.
The full squad
Goalkeepers: Kim Seung-gyu (Vissel Kobe), Kim Jin-hyeon (Cerezo Osaka), Jo Hyeon-woo (Daegu FC)
Defenders: Kim Young-gwon (Guangzhou Evergrande), Park Joo-ho (Ulsan Hyundai), Lee Yong (Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors), Hong Chul (Suwon Samsung Bluewings), Kim Min-jae (Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors), Jung Seung-hyun (Kashima Antlers), Kwon Kyung-won (Tianjin Quanjian), Kim Moon-hwan (Busan IPark), Park Ji-soo (Gyeongnam FC), Lee You-hyeon (Jeonnam Dragons)
Midfielders: Lee Chung-yong (VfL Bochum), Koo Ja-cheol (FC Augsburg), Nam Tae-hee (Al-Duhail), Jung Woo-young (Al-Sadd), Hwang Hee-chan (Hamburger SV), Moon Seon-min (Incheon United), Kim Seung-dae (Pohang Steelers), Hwang In-beom (Daejeon Citizen), Lee Jin-hyun (Pohang Steelers), Na Sang-ho (Gwangju FC), Kim Jung-min (FC Liefering)
Forwards: Hwang Ui-jo (Gamba Osaka), Suk Hyun-jun (Reims)
The Caltex Socceroos’ match against Korea Republic is supported by the Queensland Government through Tourism and Events Queensland in partnership with Brisbane City Council through Brisbane Marketing.