Previous
Dagenham & Redbridge
Crystal Palace
6:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Real Madrid
Tottenham Hotspur
ESPN2 4:15 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Game Details
Bayern Munich
AC Milan
ESPN2 6:45 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Game Details
AS Monaco
Young Boys
6:45 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 1
Game Details
Ajax Amsterdam
Rapid Vienna
6:15 PM UTC Aug 4, 2015
Leg 2Aggregate: 2 - 2
Game Details
Municipal
Real Salt Lake
1:00 AM UTC Aug 5, 2015
Game Details
Next

Wenger dismisses Benzema link

Transfers
Read
By ESPN Staff

Two Koreas to play in China under FIFA mediation

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korea's World Cup qualifier at North Korea was moved to China after the North Koreans balked at playing their neighbor's anthem before the game.

FIFA, soccer's governing body, announced the decision Friday and said it was made "in the best interests of football." The match will be played on its scheduled date, March 26, in Shanghai rather than the North Korean capital Pyongyang.

"This decision guarantees ... the confederation's flag and the national flags of both participating member associations shall be flown inside the stadium," FIFA said.

In recent years, the two Koreas have displayed the blue and white "unification flag" and used the traditional song "Arirang" at exhibition sports events. Both sides marched together under the unification flag at several major international sports events following the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

The North had insisted the sides do the same in Pyongyang, while the South argued that FIFA's rules be followed. FIFA requires that the flags of both nations be displayed and that both anthems be played.

The two Koreas are grouped with Turkmenistan and Jordan in the third round of Asian qualifying for the 2010 World Cup. In opening matches, South Korea beat Turkmenistan 4-0 and North Korea defeated Jordan 1-0.