The South Korean soccer players at the Asian Games in Indonesia placed for the final. The South Koreans defeated Vietnam 3-1 in the semi-finals. As South Korea’s gold picks up in Indonesia, is Tottenham-player Son Heung-min – the star of the team – are exempted from military service.
South Korean men between their eighteenth and thirty, a mandatory conscription knock of 21 to 24 months. That is for the elite, not otherwise. Only a gold medal at an international tournament can be a dispensation to pose. If South Korea at the Asian Games gold picks up, is Heung-min, therefore, exempt from the military service that made him a two-year absence for Tottenham Hotspur would cost.
South Korea in the final against the winner of the match between Japan and the United Arab Emirates. The final is Saturday.