Paulo Bento, head coach of the Korean national soccer team, expressed his satisfaction with the draw against strong Uruguay in the first match of Group H in the World Cup group stage.

They didn't get the expected 3 points, but got off to a good start with 1 point against Uruguay.

"We played very well," Bento said in an interview after the game.

When asked if he felt more confident about advancing to the round of 16, Bento replied, "Today's game was good, and my confidence is always the same."

The soccer team led by coach Bento will play the second group match against Ghana at 10:00 pm on the 28th.

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