The Korean women’s national team will face off against the 4th ranked England women’s national team in the FIFA rankings.
The Korean women’s national soccer team, led by head coach Colin Bell, will play the first game of the 2023 Arnold Clark Cup against the England women’s national team on the 17th안전놀이터. It will be held in England, and the match against England will be held at Stadium MK, the home stadium of MK Dunns, at 4:45 am on the 17th (Korean time).
Prior to the match against England, midfielder Lee Geum-min of the women’s national team said, “I am very excited because the first game is England. I also know that the tickets for the game are sold out. I am very excited to see what our team will do better than before in a large crowd. “He showed hope.
Lee Geum-min is an ‘overseas’ player who plays for English club Brighton & Hove Albion Women. Regarding playing against his teammates and players he met in the English Women’s Super League, he said, “I know the strengths of each player because they are players who have played together in the league. Sharing information about the opponent players with our players is helpful for the team. We plan to do so,” he said.
Lee Geum-min, who is running directly against English players, said, “All English players are good and have their own style, so it is difficult to point out anyone. All players have their strengths.” I was wary of the players.
As for the strengths of Korean players against England, “Korean players are agile and delicate in handling the ball. I think this can create a good opportunity in competition with opponents.”
Regarding the fact that strikers of various ages were selected, “Young players are active, run a lot, and play creatively. I think these things are bringing changes to our team. It makes me think that there are players like this in the world. Existence itself is a big advantage,” he said positively.
Ahead of this year’s Women’s World Cup, Lee Geum-min said, “It’s not long. I want to finish well during the remaining period and bring good results in the World Cup. I want to break the best record the women’s national team has set so far.”