• Kyodo


Kashiwa Reysol’s Kim Chang-soo and Han Kook-young were among four J. League players named Thursday to South Korea’s squad for the World Cup finals in Brazil.

Kim Jin-soo of Albirex Niigata and Hwang Seok-ho of Sanfrecce Hiroshima were also named, while Mainz striker Koo Ja-cheol and Son Heung-min of Bayer Leverkusen featured among European-based players in the 23-man squad.

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