South Korea 0-0 Japan

New-look Asian rivals battle to draw

October 13, 2010
By John Duerden
It may have just been in place for the second half of Tuesday's match but the banner stretched from one corner flag to the other behind the goal at the North Stand at Seoul World Cup Stadium as South Korea drew 0-0 in a friendly with Japan. "A people that forget their history have no future," it read in beautifully-drawn Hangul. There is little danger of Koreans letting the 35 years of Japanese colonisation that ended in 1945 slip from the collective memory. With 40 wins and just 12 defeats from ...

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