KUALA LUMPUR: Junior World Cupper Lee Jae-won will spearhead South Korean challenge in the Malaysian Hockey Federation’s Under-19 invitational boys' hockey tournament.
The 18-year-old Jae-won is the top junior striker in Asia and will definitely be among the players to watch in the tournament.
The Koreans have also named five 15-year-olds in their side. They are Lee Yun-chan, Woo Dae-myng, Jeong Yong-woo, Kim Min-sung and Ha Tae-min.
The Koreans will take on the Malaysian Project squad in the opening match today.
THE KOREAN SQUAD
Kim Jae-young, Lee Yun-chan, Lee Hyo-jae, Cho Hyun, Kong Hyun-bae, Cho Deok-shin, Kwon Hyuk-jin, Kim Young-bae, Lee Jae-won (skipper), Woo Dae-Myng, Ju Kwang-jin, Kim Young-chan, Chae Hee-bo, Bae Ju-han, Jeong Yong-woo, Kim Chul-young, Kim Min-sung, Ha Tae-min, Hyun Hae-sung.