The Round of 16 Is Falling Away
Colin Bellho fell to the bottom with two consecutive group matches…The Round of 16 Is Falling Away
South Korea, which played the second Group H match of the 2023 Australia and New Zealand Women’s World Cup at Hindmarsh Stadium in Adelaide, Australia, lost 0-1 to Morocco on the 30th (Korea Standard Time). In the 6th minute of the first half, Iptissam Zraidi scored the winning goal. South Korea, which lost two consecutive group matches, fell to fourth place in the group.
South Korea went on a 3-5-2 formation. Park Eun-sun and Son Hwa-yeon led the attack from the front line, while Cho So-hyun, Ji So-yeon and Lee Geum-min supported in the midfield. Both wingbacks were Jang Seul-ki, Choo Hyo-joo, and the three backs were Shim Seo-yeon, Hong Hye-ji, and Kim Hye-ri. The Jungmi Kim goalkeeper defended the goal. Initially, one of the starting center backs was Lim Sun-joo, but he was injured while warming up and replaced by Shim Seo-yeon.
Morocco faced off with a 4-4-1-1 formation. Iptissam Zraidi took the one-top striker and Salma Amani backed up. Fatima Tagnaut, Giziane Chevak, Elodi Nakachi and Sakina Uzrawe were deployed in midfield. The four backs consisted of zinev le duani, nuaila benjina, nesrin elshad and annan ait elaj. The goalkeeper was kadija errmish.
Morocco scored the first goal in the 6th minute of the first half. Ait El Az, who participated in the attack, put a cross into the gate. Zredi rushed in with Hong Hye-ji and hit the ball to the head, and the shot went into the net. After the first run, South Korea quickly changed its formation. Cho So-hyun has been changed to a 4-1-4-1 form in which defensive midfielders and Son Hwa-yeon and Choo Hyo-joo are wingers.
In the 13th minute of the first half, Tagnaut floated a cross into the Korean penalty box. The ball cleared by Hong Hye-ji flew toward the Korean net and slightly crossed the net.
In the 19th minute of the first half, Jang Seul-ki, who entered the left side of the penalty box, sent a pass to the center. The ball passed through Park Eun-sun and reached Choo Hyo-joo on the other side. When Choo Hyo-joo’s shot flowed far from the goalpost, Son Hwa-yeon touched it once, but the ball did not end up heading to the goalpost.
In the 25th minute of the first half, Ji So-yeon put in a cross with her left foot. Park Eun-sun threw herself and attempted a header. The shot missed the left side of the net. In the 28th minute of the first half, Morocco crossed from the left and launched an attack. Amani, who rushed into the penalty box, caught the ball and fired, but it did not lead to an effective shot.
Morocco consistently shot. In the 32nd minute of the first half, Chevrok’s mid-range shot hit the net next to the net.
In the 39th minute of the first half, South Korea attempted to attack by putting a free kick into the penalty box. The ball cleared by Ait El Az hit Elshad nearby and flowed to Son Hwa-yeon. Son Hwa-yeon’s shot went off the post.
South Korea has made a half-time replacement. Choi Yu-ri and Moon Mi-ra were put in without Son Hwa-yeon and Choo Hyo-joo.
In the 14th minute of the second half, Kim Hye-ri’s corner kick flew far away. Cho So-hyun hit the head, but the shot missed the right side of the net. In the 16th minute of the second half, Lee Geum-min’s shot from a long distance flowed to the left side of the net.
In the 23rd minute of the second half, South Korea called in Park Eun-sun and sent Jeon Eun-ha in. Morocco put Sarah Kashi instead of Amani. Five minutes later, Morocco replaced Zraidi and Rosella Ayane.
In the 31st minute of the second half, South Korea once again attempted to attack with Kim Hye-ri’s corner kick Cho So-hyun’s header. The shot was blocked by the opposing defense.
In the 35th minute of the second half, Morocco sent in Tagnaut, Nazat Badri, and Pediatric Buftini instead of Nakachi. In the 38th minute of the second half, South Korea strengthened its attack. Defender Hong Hye-ji finished the game. 2007-born striker Casey Fair went in.
In the 42nd minute of the second half, Pair, who received Jeon Eun-ha’s cutback pass, turned around and shot. The shot flowed to the right of the net. After this scene, South Korea used the last replacement card. Lee Geum-min fell out and Cheon Ga-ram went in. 스포츠토토
In the 43rd minute of the second half, Morocco attempted a quick attack. As South Korea failed to cut the ball after the goalkeeper’s goal kick, the ball was connected to Ayane, who faced the goalkeeper directly. Ayane’s shot missed the post. After that, the game ended without additional points.