SALVADOR, Aug. 7, 2016 (AMP) — Rio 2016 : Germany tied 3-3 with South Korea (halftime: 1-1), in a Olympics group stage game on Sunday afternoon at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador.
One goal for both sides in the first half, Gnabry ('33) for Germany, Hwang Hee-chan ('25) for South Korea and two each in the second, Selke ('55) and Gnabry ('90) for Germany, Heung-min ('57) and Suk Hyun-jun ('87) for South Korea.
The result put the Koreans top of Group C with 4 points. Germany is third with 2 points. In their last game, South Korea will meet second-placed Mexico at the Arena Fonte Nova on August 10, while Germany will face the Fiji.
Fixtures and Results : Group C
Germany at the Olympics
- 10 participations in the qualifications (first in 1912)
- Statistics: Third Place (1988) Fourth Place (1952)
South Korea at the Olympics
- 10 participations in the qualifications (first in 1948)
- Statistics: Third Place (2012)