South Korea claimed their first-ever Olympic football medal as they saw off Japan to secure bronze at the Millennium Stadium.
Job done! South Korea secured their first ever Olympic medal in football after they beat Japan 2-0 [Photo AP/Daily Mail]
Arsenal's Park Chu-Young set them on their way with a superb solo effort in the 38th minute before skipper Koo Ja-Cheol sealed the win 11 minutes into the second half.
Japan enjoyed plenty of possession but, like Great Britain before them, found it tough to break down a well-organised Korean rearguard.
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