South Korea Olympic Soccer Team: 2012 Roster Predictions & Analysis

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South Korea Olympic Soccer Team: 2012 Roster Predictions & Analysis
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The South Korean men's football team aren't considered medal contenders at the 2012 Olympics due to their lack of stars, but could spring a surprise in a group containing Mexico, Switzerland and Gabon.

The "Tigers of Asia" are in Group B of the men's football tournament in London, and while they don't have many well-known players in their team, they could be a side to watch at the Olympics.

Their form in the Olympic qualifying phases was solid as they went the six games unbeaten, conceding just two goals, with celebrated manager Hong Myung-Bo creating a callously efficient team.

But with more attacking sides like Mexico and Gabon in their group, let's take a look at how the Asian powerhouse may fare this summer.

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