Ki stars as South Korea reach knockout stage

13th January

Swans midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng led South Korea to the Asian Cup quarter-finals this morning following a 1-0 win over Kuwait.
Ki, captain of South Korea, featured for the whole 90 minutes as Nam Tae-hee headed home the only goal of the match in the 36th minute to earn Uli Stielike's side a second consecutive victory in Group A.
South Korea face hosts Australia on Saturday (9am GMT) to decide who emerges as group winners.