South Korea vs. Algeria: 6 Things We Learned

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South Korea vs. Algeria: 6 Things We Learned
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Algeria edged closer to qualifying for the knockout stages of the World Cup with a thrilling 4-2 victory over South Korea in Porto Alegre on Sunday.

The North Africans blew their opponents away in the first half, with three goals in 12 minutes from Islam Slimani, Rafik Halliche and Abdelmoumene Djabou.

But Hong Myung-bo’s men rallied after the break, and forced their way back into the tie through Son Heung-min and Koo Ja-cheol in what was a spirited recovery.

So after a breathless 90 minutes in the Estadio Beira-Rio, we take a look at six things that were learned following the Group H clash.

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