International Friendlies
South Korea2Honduras0

Son scores as South Korea beat Honduras

Son Heung-min
Son Heung-min has scored 21 goals in 64 appearances for South Korea

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min scored with a stunning 25-yard strike as South Korea warmed up for this summer's World Cup with a win against Honduras.

Son, wearing the captain's armband with regular skipper and former Swansea midfielder Ki Sung-yeung on the bench, drove in just before the hour to give his side the lead.

Moon Seon-min added a second from close range late on.

South Korea open their World Cup campaign against Sweden on 18 June.

Shin Tae-young's side also face Germany and Mexico in Group F.

Line-ups

South Korea

  • 23Cho Hyun-Woo
  • 20Ko Yo-HanSubstituted forLee Yongat 77'minutes
  • 4Jung Seung-HyunSubstituted forOh Ban-Sukat 71'minutes
  • 2Kim Young-Gwon
  • 19Hong ChulSubstituted forKim Min-Wooat 56'minutes
  • 11LeeSubstituted forMoon Seon-Minat 56'minutes
  • 26Ju Se-Jong
  • 25Jung Woo-Young
  • 9Lee Seung-WooSubstituted forPark Joo-Hoat 85'minutes
  • 14Hwang Hee-Chan
  • 13Son Heung-MinSubstituted forKim Shin-Wookat 78'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Kim Seung-gyu
  • 5Yun Young-Sun
  • 6Kwon
  • 7Koo Ja-Cheol
  • 10Moon Seon-Min
  • 12Kim Shin-Wook
  • 15Oh Ban-Suk
  • 17Kim Min-Woo
  • 18Park Joo-Ho
  • 21Kim Jin-hyeon
  • 22Lee Yong

Honduras

  • 22Escober
  • 21BeckelesSubstituted forCrisantoat 83'minutes
  • 3Figueroa
  • 16Leverón
  • 5AlvaradoSubstituted forSánchezat 86'minutes
  • 7LópezSubstituted forMartínezat 83'minutes
  • 20ClarosBooked at 25minsSubstituted forBenavidezat 87'minutes
  • 8Mejia
  • 10MartínezSubstituted forLanzaat 75'minutes
  • 11RojasSubstituted forLópezat 70'minutes
  • 9CastilloBooked at 90mins

Substitutes

  • 1Fonseca
  • 2Crisanto
  • 4Pereira
  • 6López
  • 13Benavidez
  • 14Sánchez
  • 15Banegas
  • 17Martínez
  • 19Garrido
  • 23Lanza
Referee:
Hiroyuki Kimura
Attendance:
33,252

Match Stats

Home TeamSouth KoreaAway TeamHonduras
Possession
Home63%
Away37%
Shots
Home11
Away10
Shots on Target
Home3
Away2
Corners
Home3
Away1
Fouls
Home17
Away21

Live Text

Match ends, South Korea 2, Honduras 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, South Korea 2, Honduras 0.

Moon Seon-Min (South Korea) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Alfredo Mejia (Honduras).

Booking

Rubilio Castillo (Honduras) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Jung Woo-Young (South Korea) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rubilio Castillo (Honduras).

Foul by Moon Seon-Min (South Korea).

Félix Crisanto (Honduras) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Kim Shin-Wook (South Korea).

Johnny Leverón (Honduras) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Rubilio Castillo (Honduras) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ovidio Lanza.

Kim Min-Woo (South Korea) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Alfredo Mejia (Honduras).

Attempt missed. Alfredo Mejia (Honduras) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Iván López.

Foul by Ju Se-Jong (South Korea).

Jhow Benavidez (Honduras) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Park Joo-Ho (South Korea) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Iván López (Honduras).

Attempt missed. Kim Young-Gwon (South Korea) with an attempt from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Jung Woo-Young with a cross following a set piece situation.

Substitution

Substitution, Honduras. Jhow Benavidez replaces Jorge Claros.

Substitution

Substitution, Honduras. Carlos Sánchez replaces Éver Alvarado.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Rubilio Castillo (Honduras) because of an injury.

Kim Min-Woo (South Korea) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Rubilio Castillo (Honduras).

Substitution

Substitution, South Korea. Park Joo-Ho replaces Lee Seung-Woo.

Jung Woo-Young (South Korea) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rubilio Castillo (Honduras).

Substitution

Substitution, Honduras. Félix Crisanto replaces Bryan Beckeles.

Substitution

Substitution, Honduras. Wálter Martínez replaces Alexander López.

Lee Seung-Woo (South Korea) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Alfredo Mejia (Honduras).

Attempt saved. Alexander López (Honduras) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Foul by Kim Min-Woo (South Korea).

Iván López (Honduras) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, South Korea. Kim Shin-Wook replaces Son Heung-Min.

Substitution

Substitution, South Korea. Lee Yong replaces Ko Yo-Han.

Delay over. They are ready to continue.

Delay in match Moon Seon-Min (South Korea) because of an injury.

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