North Korea focus

A World of opportunity awaits Jong

July 3, 2010
By John Duerden
Since being labelled the 'The People's Rooney' by the Seoul media in 2008, Jong Tae-Se has always said that he prefers to be compared to Didier Drogba than the Manchester United man. As the final whistle sounded in Nelspruit on June 25 to signal a 3-0 win for Ivory Coast and the end of North Korea's 2010 World Cup campaign, Jong made a beeline for the Chelsea striker just as he bore down on goal whenever he had the chance over 270 minutes of South African action.

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