If only US Soccer were this bashful.
That is absolutely the reason. The regime controls all the media so if the team lost, nothing would be said and they would be shuffled out to labor camps and/or be shamed publicly. If they won, then it would have been all over Gov’t media and how they owned the SK’s and all the KJU/Trump-like embellishment. Read more
I’ll give you an Incheon this, because I think you’re just Busan our balls.
You have to think so, yeah. The DPRK isn’t actually that terrible at soccer, but they’re certainly not as good as South Korea, and even getting a draw is impressive. Presumably they figured the odds of losing were fairly high and they kind of have a long-running thing about going to great lengths to hide from their… Read more
North Korea is so fucking weird man. Alot of the stuff you can chalk up to it being an oppressive regime.. but this is just straight up super weird. Is it because they were afraid they might lose to South Korea? So they didnt want their own people to see, so they didnt look weak in the eyes of the people? Just dont… Read more