The Korean women’s national soccer team, which is preparing for the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in July, announced the first team call-up for the new year. European players such as Ji So-yeon (Suwon FC) Park Eun-sun (Seoul City Hall), Lee Geum-min and Park Ye-eun (Brighton WFC) were also named.
Coach Colin Bell (England) held a New Year’s press conference on the 26th and announced the list of women’s national teams to be convened in February. The women’s national team will be convened in Ulsan from the 30th to train and depart for England on the 10th of next month to participate in the Arnold Clark Cup. Korea faces England on the 16th, Belgium on the 19th, and Italy on the 22nd.
The roster includes key players such as Ji So-yeon and Lee Geum-min. Incheon Hyundai Steel’s Kim Jeong-mi, Kim Hye-ri, and Jang Seul-gi were also called, and Cheon Ga-ram (Ulsan University of Science), Lee Eun-young (Korea University), and Bae Ye-bin (Pohang Girls’ High School), who are considered the future of women’s football, will also participate in the call-up training. However, Cho So-hyun (Tottenham Women), Lee Min-ah (Hyundai Steel), and Lee Young-joo (Madrid CFF) were excluded due to injuries. 안전놀이터
Coach Bell said at the press conference that day, “We will be able to adapt to the European style by meeting strong teams. All three teams will be able to learn a lot as they play physically-oriented games.” “he said.
Starting with the Arnold Clark Cup, the women’s national team is preparing for the Women’s World Cup in earnest. The Women’s World Cup, which will be held in Australia and New Zealand in July and August of this year, will feature 32 countries for the first time like the Men’s World Cup. Korea is Colombia and Morocco,