Three North Korean soccer players living in Japan join team mates for East Asian Championship
08 December 2017 | 7:46 am
North Korean soccer players who live in Japan - An Byong Jun, Lee Yong-Jick and Kim Song-Gi - join team mates for the East Asian Championship
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