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José Pekerman Edwin Cardona appeared to make an offensive eye gesture in Colombia's defeat to South Korea and coach Jose Pekerman has apologised.
José Pekerman Edwin Cardona did not mean to offend "anyone, any country or any race" with his gesture in Colombia's 2-1 defeat to South Korea.
José Pekerman South Korea's Ki Sung-yueng branded racist behaviour as "absolutely unacceptable" following an incident in a friendly win over Colombia.
Heung-Min Son Tottenham attacker Son Heung-min scored both goals against Colombia to give Russia-bound South Korea a morale-boosting victory.
Oussama Tannane Morocco continued their fine run of form with a 3-1 friendly win over South Korea, with Oussama Tannane scoring twice for the Atlas Lions.
Fyodor Smolov Kim Ju-young scored past his own goalkeeper twice in two minutes to help Russia clinch a 4-2 win in Moscow on Saturday.
Unspecified breaches of competition rules will be investigated by the AFC following its final round of qualifying matches for Russia 2018.
There were no goals, but South Korea's draw in Uzbekistan means they are heading for a ninth consecutive World Cup appearance.
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