Korea-Algeria resultsUpdated: 2014-06-23 AM 6:28:39 (KST)
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Korea have gone down fighting in their second World Cup game against Algeria losing FOUR-TWO.
For more on the thrilling match, let's connect to SJ Lee for all the details. SJ, that was some game
And a good morning to Mark. that's right a rather high scoring match between the two teams with Manager Hong Myung-bo utilizing the same lineup from the Russia match, let's take a look at the highlights.
Now Korea looking shaky from the start as the Algeria offense play aggressively from the start. And in the 26th minute they finally fine one back of the net as Islam Slimani scores off of a long pass giving Algeria the 1-0 lead. But just 2 minutes later the Korean defense collapses again giving up the second goal on a corner as Algeria goes up 2-0 early on. But the defense continues to struggle as Korea goes down 3-0 at the half. Now Son Heung-min would score in the 50th minute but that goes to waste as Korea quickly gives up another goal. Now Koo Ja-cheol would add the 2nd Korean goal but Algeria takes this match 4-2.
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