The players of the national team of Turkmenistan lost to the team of the Republic of Korea – 0: 2 in the qualifying match of the world Cup-2022, which was held today in Ashgabat at the stadium "Kopetdag".
In the 13th minute, Tokyo midfielder On Sang Ho opened the scoring, and in the 82nd-after a free-kick scored Qatar's midfielder "Al-Sadda" Chong Woo-Yeon.
For the Turkmen players, it was the second match in the qualifying cycle of the 2022 world Cup. In the first, held on 5 September in Colombo, the wards of Croatian coach Ante Misha won against Sri Lanka-2: 0. And for the national team of the Republic of Korea, which missed the first round, it was the starting game in the current qualification.
The national teams of Turkmenistan and the Republic of Korea are in group "H", which also includes the teams of North Korea, Lebanon, and Sri Lanka.
The next match in the qualifying tournament of the world Cup-2022 Turkmen players will spend October 10 in Beirut against Lebanon, and the national team of the Republic of Korea on this day will take on the team of Sri Lanka.