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Lee Keun-Ho (L) of Ulsan Hyundai and Km Dae-Ho of Pohang Steelers compete for the ball during the K-League match between Pohang Steelers and Ulsan Hyundai at Pohang Steelyard on March 3, 2012 in Pohang, South Korea. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

A raft of sports events in Korea have been cancelled or put under threat after a spike in coronavirus cases in the country.

The Korea Football Association indefinitely postponed the start of the country's 2020 domestic season, including the top-tier K-League, lower leagues and the FA Cup. The K-League was due to have its first two games on February 29 and March 1. The FA Cup was due to have its first two rounds on March 14 and 28. A media day for the opening of the football season was also cancelled.

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