The two best emerging sides of FIFA World Cup 2018 Korea Republic vs Mexico will collide each other in their next scheduled group stage match of this event on 23rd June 2018 at Rostov Arena, Rostov-On-Don. No doubt this match will provide some real taste of professional football as both sides have recruit best football stars in their teams.
The dominating Asian team Korea Republic performed really well in FIFA Qualification Rounds but their actual test starts from here as main rounds of FIFA World Cup 2018 filtered best football nations of the world and each match of this event will be recorded as a part of history so Korea will have to review their game plans and strategies before facing off dangerous Mexico.
South Korea vs Mexico Live Stream
Korea vs Mexico Match Details
- Event: FIFA World Cup 2018
- Teams: Korea Republic vs Mexico
- Venue: Rostov Arena, Rostov-On-Don
- Date: 23rd June 2018
- Time: 18:00 Local Time
Mexico Vs Korea Match Preview – Lineups & TV Channels
Well the Mexican football team is considered as one of the oldest participants of FIFA World Cups but their performances in all these tournaments remained below expectation as the best ever position achieved by this team in FIFA World Cups was back in 1986 where they succeed to reach the quarter finals of that tournament.
Before jumping into the main rounds of FIFA World Cup 2018, Mexico had played their scheduled friendly matches against different teams and their performance in all these matches looks pretty satisfactory. Mexico out of six games succeed to grab victory in 3 matches whereas they had also lost 2 international warm up matches of FIFA 2018.
For the last 32 years Korean football team succeed to secure their place in the main rounds of FIFA World Cups and the best ever performance displayed by this team was back in 2002 where they successful managed to ended up on 4th position and in current edition Korean football team is hopeful to show off same kind of professional football.
The performance of Korea Republic in recent few matches remained below the expectations as out of six matches Korea only succeed to secure victory only in 1 match and that was against Honduras by 2-0. While they had lost their 4 practice matches against Senegal by 2-0, Poland by 3-2, Ireland by 2-1 and Bos&Herz by 3-1.
South Korea Team Squad/Lineups (From)
- GOALKEEPERS: Kim Seung-gyu (Vissel Kobe), Kim Jin-hyeon (Cerezo Osaka), Cho Hyun-woo (Daegu FC).
- DEFENDERS: Kim young-gwon (Guangzhou Evergrande), Jang Hyun-soo (FC Tokyo), Jung Seung-hyun (Sagan Tosu), Yun Yong-sun (Seongnam FC), Oh Ban-suk (Jeju United), Kim Min-woo (Sangju Sangmu), Park Joo-ho (Ulsan Hyundai), Hong Chul (Sangju Sangmu), Go Yo-han (FC Seoul), Lee Yong (Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors).
- MIDFIELDERS: Ki Sung-yueng (Swansea City), Jung Woo-young (Vissel Kobe), Ju Se-jong (Asan Mugunghwa FC), Koo Ja-cheol (FC Augsburg), Lee Jae-sung (Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors), Lee Seung-woo (Hellas Verona), Moon Seon-min (Incheon United).
- FORWARDS: Kim Shin-wook (Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors), Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur), Hwang Hee-chan (FC Red Bull Salzburg).
Mexico Team Squad/Lineups (From)
- GOALKEEPERS: Guillermo Ochoa (Standard Liege), Alfredo Talavera (Toluca), Jesus Corona (Cruz Azul).
- DEFENDERS: Carlos Salcedo (Eintracht Frankfurt), Diego Reyes (Porto), Hector Moreno (Real Sociedad), Hugo Ayala (Tigres), Edson Alvarez (America), Jesus Gallardo (Monterrey), Miguel Layun (Sevilla).
- MIDFIELDERS: Rafael Marquez (Atlas), Hector Herrera (Porto), Jonathan Dos Santos (LA Galaxy), Giovani Dos Santos (LA Galaxy), Andres Guardado (Real Betis), Marco Fabian (Eintracht Frankfurt).
- FORWARDS: Javier Hernandez (West Ham), Raul Jimenez (Benfica), Oribe Peralta (America), Jesus Manuel Corona (Porto), Carlos Vela (Los Angeles FC), Javier Aquino (Tigres), Hirving Lozano(PSV Eindhoven).
Mexico vs South Korea TV Channels List
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|Andorra||beIN Sports 1|
|Argentina||DIRECTV Sports Argentina|
|Austria||ARD Das Erste|
|Bahrain||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Belgium||RTBF Auvio Direct|
|Botswana||Kwesé Live, Kwesé Free Sports|
|Canada||TSN5, TSN4, RDS GO, TSN1, TSN GO|
|Chad||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Chile||DIRECTV Sports Chile|
|China||CCTV 5+ VIP|
|Colombia||DIRECTV Sports Colombia|
|Costa Rica||Movistar Play Costa Rica, TD Mas, Sky HD, Teletica Radio, TD +|
|Denmark||TV2 Play Denmark, TV2 Denmark|
|Djibouti||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Dominican Republic||Sky HD|
|Ecuador||DIRECTV Sports Ecuador|
|Egypt||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|El Salvador||Sky HD|
|France||beIN Sports 1, beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Germany||ARD Das Erste|
|Ghana||Kwesé Live, Kwesé Free Sports|
|Iceland||RUV, RUV Radio|
|Iran||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Iraq||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Ireland||BBC iPlayer, BBC One|
|Italy||Italia 1, Mediaset Italia Live, Radio 105 Network|
|Jordan||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Kenya||Kwesé Free Sports, Kwesé Live|
|Kuwait||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Lebanon||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Libya||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Malawi||Kwesé Live, Kwesé Free Sports|
|Mauritania||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Mexico||Sky HD, Blue To Go Video Everywhere|
|Monaco||beIN Sports 1|
|Morocco||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Namibia||Kwesé Live, Kwesé Free Sports|
|Nigeria||Kwesé Free Sports, Kwesé Live|
|Oman||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Palestinian Territory||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Peru||DIRECTV Sports Peru|
|Portugal||RTP 1, RTP Play|
|Qatar||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Rwanda||Kwesé Live, Kwesé Free Sports|
|Saudi Arabia||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Somalia||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|South Sudan||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Spain||Cuatro, Mediaset Sport App|
|Sri Lanka||Sony LIV|
|Sudan||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Sweden||C More Play, TV4 Sweden|
|Syria||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Tunisia||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Uganda||Kwesé Free Sports|
|United Arab Emirates||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|United Kingdom||BBC iPlayer, BBC One|
|United States||FOX Soccer Match Pass, Futbol de Primera Radio, Telemundo Deportes En Vivo,Telemundo, Fox Sports 1|
|Uruguay||DIRECTV Sports Uruguay|
|Venezuela||DIRECTV Sports Venezuela|
|Yemen||beIN SPORTS CONNECT|
|Zambia||Kwesé Free Sports, Kwesé Live|
Mexico vs South Korea H2H
The head to head stats of Korea vs Mexico shows that the South American football team remained dominant over their Asian rival. Both teams had played total 6 games in different tournaments and Mexico managed to won 2 of them whereas Korea Republic just won 1 game whereas all other competitions among them ended as draw.
South Korea vs Mexico Match Predictions
According to football analyst the upcoming match between Korea vs Mexico will be full of potential and aggression as both sides are considered as best football teams and their playing squad holds vast professional experience on field but still the majority of hot favorite votes goes towards the side of Korea Republic and this team is considered as more strong and tough competitor in the upcoming match.