South Korea's route to the World Cup finals

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May 18 (Reuters) - South Korea's route to the World Cup finals in South Africa from June 11 to July 11:

HOW THEY QUALIFIED

Group 2 - Asian fourth round qualifying

P W D L F A Pts

1. Korea Republic * 8 4 4 0 12 4 16

2. Korea DPR * 8 3 3 2 7 5 12

3. Saudi Arabia ** 8 3 3 2 8 8 12

4. Iran 8 2 5 1 8 7 11

5. United Arab Emirates 8 0 1 7 6 17 1

* Qualified for the 2010 FIFA World Cup

** qualified for a two-legged play-off, with the winner advancing to face New Zealand for a place at the World Cup

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Group 3 - Asian third round qualifying

P W D L F A Pts

1. Korea Republic * 6 3 3 0 10 3 12

2. Korea DPR * 6 3 3 0 4 0 12

3. Jordan 6 2 1 3 6 6 7

4. Turkmenistan 6 0 1 5 1 12 1

* qualified for next stage of World Cup qualifying competition

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QUALIFYING RESULTS

06.02.08

South Korea 4 Turkmenistan 0

In Seoul

Scorers: Kwak Tae-hwi 43, Seol Ki-hyeon 57, 85, Park Ji-sung70

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26.03.08

North Korea 0 South Korea 0

In Shanghai

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31.05.08

South Korea 2 Jordan 2

In Seoul

Scorers: South Korea: Park Ji-sung 39, Park Chu-young 48 Jordan: Hasan Abdel Mahmoud 73, 81

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07.06.08

Jordan 0 South Korea 1

In Amman

Scorer: Park Chu-young 24pen

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14.06.08

Turkmenistan 1 South Korea 3

In Ashgabat

Scorers:

Turkmenistan: Guvanch Ovekov 77pen

South Korea: Kim Do-heon 14, 81, 90+3pen

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22.06.08

South Korea 0 North Korea 0

In Seoul

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10.09.08

North Korea 1 South Korea 1

In Shanghai

Scorers:

North Korea: Hong Yong-jo 64pen

South Korea: Ki Sung-yong 69

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15.10.08

South Korea 4 United Arab Emirates 1

In Seoul

Scorers:

South Korea: Lee Keun-ho 20, 80, Park Ji-sung 26, Kwak Tae-hwi 89

U.A.E.: Ismail Al Hammadi 72

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19.11.08

Saudi Arabia 0 South Korea 2

In Riyadh

Scorers: Lee Keun-ho 76, Park Chu-young 90+2

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11.02.09

Iran 1 South Korea 1

In Tehran

Scorers:

Iran: Javad Nekounam 58

South Korea: Park Ji-sung 81

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01.04.09

South Korea 1 North Korea 0

In Seoul

Scorer: Kim Chi-woo 86

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06.06.09

United Arab Emirates 0 South Korea 2

In Dubai

Scorers: Park Chu-young 9, Ki Sung-yong 37

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10.06.09

South Korea 0 Saudi Arabia 0

In Seoul

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17.06.09

South Korea 1 Iran 1

In Seoul

Scorers: South Korea: Park Ji-sung 82

Iran: Masoud Shojaei 52

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(Editing by Toby Davis)