In an international friendly match against rivals Costa Rica, the Asian team Tai Chi Tigers Korea tied the opponent 2-2 after relying on the goals contributed by Huang Hee-chan and the Premier League golden boot Son Heung-min.
From the very beginning of this campaign, South Korea entered the battle mode directly, and its performance in terms of ball control was also very prominent. In the 28th minute of the battle, Yin Zhongkui crossed to the penalty area after breaking through on the right, and Huang Xican scored after stopping the ball to help South Korea take the lead 1-0.
In the 34th minute, after Torres’ shot missed, Contrera pushed the ball into the opponent’s goal, but Contrera was offside and the goal was ruled out. In the 41st minute, Bennett took over his teammate’s cross and hit the goal at the back point, helping Costa Rica equalize 1-1.
In the 63rd minute of the second half, after stealing Son Heung-Min in midfield, Campbell passed the ball to Alvaro who followed up on the left. Then Alvaro picked the ball and let Bennett score the ball into the opponent’s net to help Costa Rica. 2 to 1 overtook South Korea.
In the 80th minute, Costa Rica goalkeeper Alvarado touched the ball with his hand outside the penalty area and was shown a red card by the referee on duty, which also gave South Korea a good opportunity for a free kick. In the 85th minute, Son Heung-min, who broke the scoring drought with a hat-trick at Tottenham Hotspur, scored with a free kick. In the end, South Korea shook hands with Costa Rica 2-2.