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South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeong's late goal send Jordan home

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeong's late goal send Jordan home

Let us see the latest results, as well as the score of South Korea U23 vs Jordan U23 match in the 2020 AFC U23 Championship quarter-finals.

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeongs late goal send Jordan home

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeongs late goal send Jordan home

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeongs late goal send Jordan home

South Korea U23 vs Jordan U23 match information

Time: 18:15 (GMT+8) on January 19th

Venue: Rajamangala National Stadium, Bangkok

Competition: 2020 AFC U23 Championship

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeongs late goal send Jordan home

Kim Hak Bum and his players certainly asserted their dominance in the group stage of the AFC U23 Championship 2020. They are the only team yet to drop a point, gaining 3 wins over 3 matches. Even though the key players currently based outside the country are not called up, the domestic players bring a dazzling performance consistently in matches after matches.

As for their quarter-final opponent Jordan U23, their group stage campaign was nothing short of luck. They had their only victory against DPR Korea U23, but then luckily drew the two remaining matches, as the title contender Vietnam U23 suddenly fallen at the last match.

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeongs late goal send Jordan home

The two sides met each other once 4 years ago, with only a goal from Chang Jin Moon separated scoreline. At the national level, South Korea has never lost a game against Jordan, with 3 wins and 2 draws since their first encounter in 2004.

The Middle East side will surely have to keep an eye on South Korean U23 striker Lee Dong Jun. After a late winner against China U23, he started the next game against Iran U23 and bagged another goal. He and his partner Oh Se Hun will pose major threats to the defense of Jordan U23. Both players are now with 2 goals and have their sight on the Golden Boot award.

South Korea U23 2-1 Jordan U23: Lee Dong-Gyeongs late goal send Jordan home

Jordan U23 will hope to make use of their counter-attacking style of play. In their first 3 matches, none of them did Jordan controlled more ball than their opponent. At the match against Vietnam U23, they only had 38% possession, but still managed to create more clear-cut chances than Park Hang Seo side. They achieved positive results due to this style of play, therefore, advanced to the knock-out stage.

It will be South Korea U23 who will dominate the game, possess more ball, create more chances and have the upper hand of the match. But don’t underestimate Jordan U23 and their counter-attack. They will hope to utilize any mistakes given by their opponent to hopefully pull off a miracle.

South Korea U23 vs Jordan U23 possible lineups

South Korea U23: Song Bum Keun, Kang Yun Seong, Kim Jae Woo, Kim Jin Ya, Kim Dong Hyun, Kim Jin Kyu, Mang Seong Ung, Lee Dong Gyeong, Jeong Woo Yeong, Oh Se Hun, Lee Dong Jun.

Jordan U23: Abdallah Alfakhori, Ihab Ali Al, Yazan Abdelaal, Ahmad Haikal, Hadi Ahmed, Danial Afaneh, Omar Alzebdieh, Noor Rawabdeh, Mohammad Atieh, Mousa Suleiman, Mohammad Masheh.