Like the last game against Portugal, tomorrow (6th), it is expected that it will snow in some places along with sub-zero cold.
Still, street cheering continues.
Please make sure to dress well and go out.
This time, we will connect Gwanghwamun Square in Seoul.
Reporter Kim Deok-hyun, the cold can't stop the enthusiasm of cheering.
Are some people gathering?
Yes, it is still a bit early with about 7 hours left, but the number of citizens wearing the cheering muffler I wear around my neck or various red cheering gear is increasing little by little.
1 in FIFA rankings following the previous match against Portugal, and hopes for another miraculous victory against Brazil.
[Han Ho-seong/Pyeongtaek-si, Gyeonggi-do: In 2018, I saw Germany win right here.
I believe you will do well.
Let's go to the quarterfinals with tenacious bite!]
[Jeon Sang-hee/Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do: I hope it will be 90 minutes to show off the game we have prepared so far.]
The street cheering match starts at midnight today with the broadcast of the round-of-16 match between Japan and Croatia, That heat is expected to heat up in earnest.
If the match goes to penalty shoot-out in overtime, people may have to be there until 7:00 in the morning. Are safety measures well prepared for that?
Yes, as the sun went down, the air outside became very chilly.
The most important thing to watch out for is the cold.
If you move from where I am to the statue of King Sejong the Great, there are 4 tents connected to each other. A total of 80 people can fit into the shelter space prepared by the Red Devil.
Regarding safety, as many as 15,000 cheering crowds gather according to the police estimate, 6 police riot police units and 400 special forces will be deployed at Gwanghwamun Square.
As in the last game, the city of Seoul plans to divide the cheering zone into 5 areas, and also place safety guards in the aisle at intervals of 1 to 2 meters.
In addition, we plan to extend the operation of subway line 5 passing through Gwanghwamun until 2:00 am, and increase the number of lines 2, 3 and 5 around 6:00 am in preparation for congestion on the way to work after the game.
(Field progress: Compilation Hyung, video coverage: Yang Ji-hoon, video editing: Choi Hye-ran)