Let’s hear it for North Korea!

BY DAN-CHYI CHUA
Jun 13, 2010
*Special to asia!

If you haven't picked a team yet, think about going for the Asian underdog. It's been a helluva ride for them to get to South Africa.

Still, footballing deities, let the North Korean footballers do well. For their own sakes. The Dear Leader(ship) will be watching with their exclusive satellite access, and goodness knows what awaits them in the sinister state if they don't live up to official expectations.

 

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dan-chyi chua

Dan-Chyi Chua was a broadcast journalist, before forsaking Goggle Box Glitz for the Open Road. A three-year foray led her through the Middle East, China, SE Asia, Latin America and Cuba, and she's now grounded herself as a writer for theasiamag.com, content with spending her days in Jerusalem.

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