The curious case of North Korea's national football team
The North Korea men's national football team has been affected by issues in the country and also by strict rules enforced on them. Since impressing on the world stage in 1966, the North Koreans haven't really set the world alight and have a complete lack of grassroots level football.
The AFC Champions League has come a long way from being called unprofessional, not well-funded and structurally weak to being one of the Premier football leagues alongside UEFA Champions League, CONMEBOL, CONCACAF, CAF and OFC. Western Sydney Wanderers were the champions of the 2014 edition of the tournament while the most successful team in its history are the Pohang Steelers, with three Asian Ch