In the FIFA Women’s World Cup group stage, the Korean national team lost 2-0 to their first opponent, Colombia. The road to the round of 16 has been tough.

This is reporter Ha Seong-ryong.

The national team pushed Colombia hard in the first half with strong forward pressure, but failed to save a good atmosphere.

Then, in the first half of the 30th minute, the flow was taken away in an instant.

The opponent’s mid-range shot hit Shim Seo-yeon’s hand, and a penalty kick was declared, and Usume, who came out as a kicker, gave up the opening goal. minutes later, Colombia’s 18-year-old ace Caicedo scored an extra goal.

Goalkeeper Yoon Young-geul swallowed the regret as the ball that he could not hit properly was sucked in like a slippery slope.

At the end of the first half, Lee Geum-min’s decisive header was blocked by the opponent’s goalkeeper, and the national team missed the opportunity to pursue. could not be opened.

Colin Bellho, who has been running for four years with the goal of advancing to the quarterfinals for the first time in history, fell to third place in the group with a 2-0 rout in the first game.

[Cho So-hyun/Women’s World Cup national team midfielder: I think the players must have felt a lot after the game. We need to be a little more daring, and I hope we can show what we can do well. Players will gather together to play the rest of the game well.]

In order to win a ticket to the round of 16, which is given to the second place in the group, first of all, in a situation where we must beat Morocco, the weakest group in the group, on the coming Sunday and consider the ‘number of cases’. has been placed