The Science Behind South Korea's Race-Based World Cup Strategy

The South Korean soccer team poses for a photo prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup match against Sweden at Nizhny Novgorod Stadium on June 18, 2018 in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.

South Korea’s men’s soccer team tried to confuse scouts from Sweden’s team by swapping jerseys so their opponent couldn’t tell the players apart. But could a strategy like that actually work?

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Source: NPR