The Korean U20 (under 20 years old) team led by coach Kim Eun-joong will begin a full-fledged preparation for the 2023 FIFA U20 World Cup one month ahead.
Kim Eun-joong will convene Paju NFC on the 24th and conduct the final training in Korea before the tournament. 24 people, including Youngjun Lee (Gimcheon), Youngkwang Cho (Seoul), and Hyunbin Park (Incheon), were listed in the entry for this call.
In this convocation, coach Kim Eun-joong plans to have a final check on the players he has been keeping an eye on, while learning a sense of actual combat through evaluation matches with Incheon United and Incheon National University.
Manager Kim Eun-joong said, “Since the K-League is currently in progress, players who have cooperated with the club were selected first.” do,” he said.
It is virtually the last chance to go to the World Cup for players who have not made it to the entry or have been pushed out of the starting lineup. In addition, it is a meaningful call for coach Kim Eun-joong to make the final decision on the composition and operation plan of the national team. 스포츠토토
There is not much time left for Kim Eun-joong.
After final selection of players through this convocation, it is a schedule to announce the final entry, move to Argentina in early May, and adjust the organization in earnest there.
So director Kim Eun-joong is cautious, saying, “I will thoroughly prepare within the given situation.” It was so tight that coach Kim Eun-joong gave up attending the group draw held in Switzerland and prepared for this call.
Meanwhile, the tournament was scheduled to be held in Indonesia, but FIFA recently revoked the hosting rights due to political noise and issues in Indonesia, and the venue was moved to Argentina. The competition will be held from May 20th to June 11th.
Korea is in Group F along with France, Gambia and Honduras. Korea’s first game will be against France at Estadio Malvinas Argentinas on the 23rd.