Australia Vs Korea Republic Live Asian Cup Match

by Nicholas Salgado | Posted on Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 | 0

Host Australia will play against Asian number one team South Korea in the Brisbane Stadium. This match will start in the Australian time 19:00 or 7:00 am and 2:00 (BST). Watch the match at Fox Sports, ABC – Australia, Eurosport – Europe, SporTV – Brazil etc.


Kick-off: January 17, 2015

Venue: Brisbane Stadium

Match of: Group A

Tournament: 2015, Asia Cup

Match Of: Australia Vs Korea Republic

Start From: 19:00 (AST), 2:00pm (BST)

Australia Vs Korea Republic

Broadcasts TV Channel:

Fox Sports, ABC – Australia

beIN Sports – Arab League

Eurosport – Europe

CCTV – China

Fox International Channels – Asia-Pacific

SporTV – Brazil

TV Asahi – Japan.

Now TV – Hong Kong

Starting XI:

South Korea:

Jung Sung-ryong, Kim Young-gwon, Kwak Tae-hwi, Park Joo-ho, Son Heung-min, Koo Ja-cheol, Ki Sung-yueng (Captain), Lee Chung-yong, Kim Chang-soo, Lee Keun-ho, Cho Young-cheol.


Mathew Ryan, Matthew Spiranovic, Mark Milligan, Jason Davidson, Mile Jedinak (Captain), Matt McKay, Mark Bresciano (Vice-Captain), Ivan Franjic, Tim Cahill, Robbie Kruse, Mathew Leckie.

Head to Head of Australia vs. South Korea:

Australia played 31 matches so far with South Korea. In these 30 matches run Australia beat Korea at 12 matches and Korea beat Australia at 10 matches and the other 9 matches was drawn. But in the last 6 matches Australia have only one win with 3 defeats and 2 draws.

At the first match between Korea and Australia, Australia won by 3-2 goals in a away match. After 11 matches, South Korea finds their first win against Australia. In this 11 matches 5 victories for Australia and 6 draws for both teams.

The highest aggregate of these two teams is 6 goals on 2000. And this is also the biggest win for South Korea against Australia. Australia’s biggest win against South Korea is 5-0 goals in Presidents Cup on 1987.

Match Preview:

After 2 successful appearances and 2011 runners-up title Australia is Hosting this AFC Asian Cup. This is their 3rd appearances in this tournament. After the first competition for Australia on 2007 they were unable to qualify in the next AFC cup. Last year Australia was played 11 international matches in their football calendar and they had just won one matches of them and made 2 draws. They were played extremely well at the world cup final stage. Australia is one of the candidates to won this Asia Cup of 2015.

The most Asia Cup playing nation, South Korea is standing their 13th appearances. In their previous 12 appearances S. Korea was won 2 Asia cups of their 2 consecutive tournaments. At the first time on 1956 and the second time on 1960 S. Korea won their 2 AFC title. South Korea is also the runners-up of the tournaments on 1972, 1988 and 1980. They are also the 4 times 3rd place holder and played 2 quarter finals.

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