Hiddink Opens Futsal Field for Visually Impaired in Seoul

A field for the visually impaired opened on the campus of Duksung Women's University in Seoul on Thursday with the support of the Guus Hiddink Foundation.

The university provided the land and the foundation donated W144 million (US$1=W1,029) for construction.

Guss Hiddink (center) tosses a football during the opening ceremony for a futsal field for visually impaired children at Duksung Womens University in Seoul on Thursday. /Newsis Guss Hiddink (center) tosses a football during the opening ceremony for a futsal field for visually impaired children at Duksung Women's University in Seoul on Thursday. /Newsis

It is the 12th football field that the former coach of the Korean national team has built as part of his foundation's projects for disabled children in Korea since 2003.

Hiddink himself attended the opening ceremony and played with children with visual impairments.

englishnews@chosun.com / Jul. 25, 2014 10:43 KST