South Korea

Howler Radio: Interview With Georgia Cloepfil

We sit down with Georgia Cloepfil, author of The Shape of a Dream Can Expand and Shrink: An American Soccer Life in South Korea, an extraordinary two-part piece we ran on the site in early August about just one chapter in her unique and varied soccer career. Please give it a listen. 

U.S. vs. South Korea In Photos

By Jonathan A look at the USWNT’s final friendly before the World Cup Photographs by Luke MalangaThe U.S. Women’s National Team begins their World Cup tonight with a match against Australia in Winnipeg. We sent photographer Luke Malanga to capture their final tune-up match, a 0–0 draw with South Korea at Red Bull Arena just over …

The Golden Guus

One good tournament and an entire nation will remember your name for decades, no matter where you’re from. By Hayes Creech | Clive Brunskell [I]t was a moment that hinted at a deeper bond than simply player-coach. Then 21-year-old Park Ji-Sung had just scored the goal that would put South Korea through to the knockout stages …