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Premier Soccer League Matches Getting Heated in DPRK
Pyongyang, July 2 (KCNA) -- The second round of the premier soccer league matches (men and women) is going on in the DPRK, as part of the Sports Contest for Pochonbo Torch Prize.

Many teams are taking part in the second round, divided into A and B groups.

According to an official concerned of the DPRK Football Association, in the first round of men's premier soccer league matches the Wolmido Team proved successful though most of its players were young.

In the second round, every team is giving fullest play to their tactics and capability while young players are playing a very active part.

Kim Jae Ho, a deputy head of the Wolmido Football Team, told KCNA:

Every player of my team showed good dribbling technique and physical capability. Especially, it created many scoring chances by making a fast counterattack through two- and three-man pass. As a result, my team proved successful in the first round.

I hope that young players of my team would show smart skills in the second round, too.

The results of the second round of men's premier until June 28 show that the Sobaeksu team is taking the lead in A group and Amnokgang and Myohyangsan teams and the team of the Ministry of Light Industry are leaving others behind in B group.

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