After trying and failing to achieve that feat at the 2016 Olympic Games and missing out on the 2014 Asian Games as former club Bayer Leverkusen refused to release him for the tournament, Son is now within one victory of securing his exemption. So seriously he didn't stay up to watch a live broadcast of his Tottenham teammates beating Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford earlier this week.
"But at present, I am head coach of the Vietnam team". And South Korea will not finish worse than second in that case.
"I'm trying to pass on my knowledge and football philosophy to this team", Park said of his strategy with Vietnam. "We will try to play an attractive and spectacular semifinal", said Park.
China maintained its top spot in the track and field standings with one day to go in athletics competition with golds in both the 20-kilometer walks.
South Korea failed to reach the men's basketball final of the 18th Asian Games after suffering an 80-68 loss to Iran on Thursday.
The bronze medal allowed the Philippines to better its medal tally in South Korea, where it had a total of 15 medals.
Skateboarding will debut on the sports program at the Olympics in Tokyo, with street and park disciplines on the schedule. We are all ready for the final.
China's second diving gold medal today came in the men's synchronised 10m platform with Chen Aisen and Yang Hao comfortably triumphing on 466.47 points.
Hamed Haddadi (R) of Iran catches a rebound during the men's basketball semifinal match between South Korea and Iran at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta on August 30, 2018.
The reigning Asian Games champions continued their assault on Vietnam's defence and quickly doubled their lead two minutes before the half hour mark.
In terms of the medal standings, South Korea is still in third place behind Japan, . and is unlikely to achieve its original target of 65 gold medals with less than five days of the Asian Games remaining.