South Korea Confirm Heung-min Son's Fitness With World Cup 2022 Squad Announcement


South Korea has confirmed the fitness of captain Heung-min Son as the head coach confirmed his World Cup 2022 squad ahead of the event.

South Korea World Cup Squad
Son Heung-min

South Korea's head coach Paulo Bento confirmed his 26-man World Cup 2022 squad amidst the injury scare involving the squad's captain and key player, Heung-min Son.

 Paulo Bento included Son in his World Cup squad after the forward was forcefully substituted off in the Champions League fixture due to a concussion. Son was forced to undergo surgery, raising concerns and doubts about whether he would be available for the world cup.

His inclusion indicated that the talented player was fit enough to play at the biggest football event in the world.

Here Is The World Cup 2022 Squad For South Korea:

Goalkeepers: Kim Seung-gyu (Al Shabab), Jo Hyeon-woo (Ulsan Hyundai), Song Bum-keun (Jeonbuk Motors)

Defenders: Kim Min-jae (Napoli), Kim Jin-su (Jeonbuk Motors), Hong Chul (Daegu FC), Kim Moon-hwan (Jeonbuk Motors), Yoon Jong-gyu (FC Seoul), Kim Young-gwon (Ulsan Hyundai), Kim Tae-hwan (Ulsan Hyundai), Kwon Kyung-won (Gamba Osaka), Cho Yu-min (Daejon Citizen)

Midfielders: Jung Woo-young (Al Sadd), Na Sang-ho (FC Seoul), Paik Seung-ho (Jeonbuk Motors), Son Jun-ho (Shandong Taishan), Song Min-kyu (Jeonbuk Motors), Kwon Chang-hoon (Gimcheon Sangmu), Son Heung-min (Tottenham Hotspur), Lee Jae-sung (Mainz), Hwang Hee-chan (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Hwang In-beom (Olympiacos), Jeong Woo-yeong (Freiburg), Lee Kang-in (Real Mallorca)

Forwards: Hwang Ui-jo (Olympiacos), Cho Gue-sung (Jeonbuk Motors)

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