South Korea's goal will be to merely advance past the group stage, but a group including Sweden, Mexico and Germany will make that a tough task.
2019 SeasonAll times ET
Coach Ong Kim Swee told his Malaysia players that they must learn from their run to the quarterfinals of the AFC U23 Championship in China.
Malaysia equalised through N. Thanabalan, but conceded late to lose their AFC U23 quarterfinal 2-1 to South Korea in Kunshan, China on Saturday.
Malaysia coach Ong Kim Swee says his team are capable of matching regional powerhouse South Korea in Saturday's AFC U23 quarterfinal in China.
South Korea handed fellow 2018 World Cup finalists Japan a brutal 4-1 thrashing in Tokyo on Saturday night to win the 2017 East Asian Championships.
FIFA has banned Colombia midfielder Edwin Cardona for five matches for making a discriminatory gesture with his eyes towards a South Korean opponent.
Japan made it two wins out of two in the East Asian Championships after Gen Shoji's outrageous strike helped them to a 2-1 win over China on Tuesday.
Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic has set his sights on another two wins in the at the East Asian Championship, despite the absence of Europe-based stars.
Japan scored a late 1-0 win over North Korea after China and South Korea played out a 2-2 draw on the opening day of the Esat Asian Championships.
Mat Ryan had a tough experience at the World Cup last time out and has something to prove, while Japan will be content with their 2018 draw.
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz will need to take on his home nation Portugal and former player Cristiano Ronaldo after the draw for Russia 2018 on Friday.
Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio called El Tri's World Cup draw "a very good one" despite being drawn with reigning champions Germany in Group F.
Germany captain Manuel Neuer said he was glad to face some familiar opponents after the reigning champions were drawn with Mexico, Sweden and South Ko
Germany, Mexico, Sweden and South Korea make up World Cup Group F. Here's what to look for -- and you can vote for your winner.
Syria's Omar Khrbin was named the AFC Player of the Year at the AFC's annual awards, with Tottenham's Son Heung-Min scooping the international award.
Son Heung-Min is favourite to pip Aaron Mooy and Shinji Kagawa to win the 2017 AFC Asian International Player of the Year Award in Bangkok this week.
Mooy was a leading figure in Australia's qualification for the World Cup and Huddersfield's promotion to the Premier League last season.
Captain Ki Sung-Yueng hopes South Korea will avoid Brazil, Spain and Germany in next month's draw for June's 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Colombia's Edwin Cardona has apologised after sparking a racism controversy during his team's 2-0 loss to South Korea in Friday's friendly.
Neymar scored a penalty and missed another Friday in Brazil's 3-1 friendly win over Japan in France on Friday.
Spurs star Son Heung-Min says he still isn't as good as Park Ji-Sung, despite overtaking the Korean legend in terms of Premier League goals scored.
From Premier League flop to South Korean record-breaker, the career of Lee Dong-Gook, 38, has been full of ups and downs, writes John Duerden.
South Korea legend Park Ji-Sung has declared that coaching is not for him, but he still wants to play a major part in the future of Asian football.
Vietnam head coach Park Hang-Seo is targeting a place in the world's top 100 as he gets to work with the Golden Stars this week.