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5 Players to watch out for Spain vs DPR Korea

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The 5th game of Group D will expected to be magnificent as the top form European Giants Spain will face DPR Korea. Spain have lost their first game by a margin of 2-1 against Brazil , but thrashed Niger by huge margin of 4-0 in their second match.Korea on the other hand , lost their first game against Niger by a margin of 1-0 then suffered another defeat of 2-0 against Brazil.

1)Mateu Morey(Spain): The Barcelona talent played a key role in Spain’s triumph in the UEFA Under-17 Championship. Mateu is an attacking right-back, and the best in the business. He struck important goals for Spain during the EURO campaign. The wonderful solo effort against France provided glimpses of his potential. He will be joining Bayern Munich shortly after the World Cup.

2)Abel Ruiz(Spain): He is the joint top scorer in the history of the European Under-17 Championship with 16 goals. The Barcelona player was the leading goal-scorer for Spain in Croatia (European Under-17 Championship) with four goals.

3)Kim Pon Hyok(Korea): The Korean captain is a versatile player; he is quite adept at moving forward to assist the attack and also falling back to defend. He was the key player in coach Yun Jong Sun’s scheme of things, as Kim fitted perfectly into the Korean strategy that relied more on counter-attacks. A player with good pace, Kim is also a dead-ball expert.

4)Kye Tam(Korea): The North Korean coach rates the midfielder very high. A good finisher, Kye scored a hat-trick against Thailand in the only match he played in the AFC Under-16 Championship in Goa. Kye will spearhead the Korean attack in India.

5)Kim Kyong Sok(Korea): The Korean defender idols Leonardo Bonucci’s defending skills and hopes to perform like his idol in the U-17 World Cup.Manager Yong Su Kim thinks Kyong Sok is the future of Korea DPR’s defence and can be as good as his idol if he keeps working as hard as he has for all these days.