Portugal and Korea fought to occupy the first position in the table of Group C. Asians had two wins after two games and Europeans one win and one draw. The game was fast and intense, but in the first half a little advantage was still on the side of Portugal – 16:11.
After the break Portuguese maintain the advantage and won 33:24.
Top scorers of both teams Jaeseop Shin (LW) of korea and Luis Farade (PV) of Portugal were named best players of the game. Both scored 7 goals.
PAULO PEREIRA (Portugal national team manager): This game was very difficult, because Korean team is very fast. We played very well in attack. Yesterday we lost our best attacking player but the reaction of our team was fantastic and we dedicate this victory to him.
JANG IN IK (coach of Korea) refused to comment the game.