South Korea beat Saudi Arabia to reach final of WAFF U-23 Championship

Hosts Saudi Arabia have failed to reach the final of the WAFF U-23 Championship after they lost 1-0 to South Korea on Saturday night at Al-Fateh Stadium in Al-Mubarraz.

Eom Ji-sung scored the only goal of the match after 41 minutes.

In Tuesday’s final at Al-Fateh Stadium, the Korean team will meet Australia, who overcame Egypt on penalties after their semifinal finished in a 1-1 draw.

Garang Kool gave Australia the lead from the penalty spot after 15 minutes, but Egypt equalized thanks to Jake Hollman’s own goal only seven minutes later.

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