TEN OF THE BEST: LEE DONG-GOOK

February 24, 2016

East Asian Soccer picks Ten of the Best personalities and players in the 2016 Asian Champions League. Number 3 – Lee Dong-Gook At 36 years of age most pro footballers are kicking their feet up but not […]

TEN OF THE BEST: DEJAN DAMJANOVIC

February 21, 2016

East Asian Soccer picks Ten of the Best personalities and players in the 2016 Asian Champions League. Number 8 – Dejan Damjanovic In 2014 he left his beloved Seoul and the K-League. Damjanovic made his way to […]

POHANG STRIKER ‘STEELS’ THE LIMELIGHT

February 13, 2016

In the shadows of the big spending Chinese teams and FC Tokyo’s demolition of Chonburi FC, a man called Shim, Dong-woon scored a stunning hat-trick in the Asian Champions League’s final play-off fixtures. Shim’s Pohang […]

KOREANS CRUISE INTO ASIAN CUP FINAL

January 26, 2015

Korean Republic have cruised into their first Asian Cup final since 1988. The Koreans overcame some early nerves to dispose of their less fancied rivals Iraq. In front of a raucous 36,053 strong crowd on […]

TEN AND A HALF TIPS FOR A GREAT ASIAN CUP

December 27, 2014

1. For foreigners, Don’t Tip! In Australia it’s not regular practice to tip, and that’s due to our generous wages. No doubt many tourists would have discovered this already, but please don’t waste your money tipping, […]

ASIAN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE SEMI SEOULED OUT

October 1, 2014

We’re now into the second leg of the Asian Champions League semi-final. On the west side of the draw, Al Hilal have secured their final berth (4-2 agg.), but on the east side it’s all […]

KOREANS SEOULY FOCUSED ON ASIAN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

September 17, 2014

The Western Sydney Wanderers story continues tonight, live from Seoul. The rising Australian club with an Asian football pioneer (Tony Popovic) at the helm, is in a place that not even the most ardent and […]

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