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South, North Teams Advance in Tourney

Posted November. 08, 2006 03:01,   


South and North Korea have both advanced to the semifinals in the AFC Youth Championship 2007.

North Korea won against Iraq 2-0 in the quarterfinal at Salt Lake Stadium, Kolkata on November 6. Before that, South Korea defeated Australia 2-1 in the quarterfinal.

South Korea will have a semifinal game with Japan at 7:30 p.m. on November 9. Japan advanced to the semifinal after beating Saudi Arabia 2-1. North Korea will have a game with Jordan.

The teams that advance past the semifinals will participate in the finals in the World Championship in Canada, 2007.