Team GB's hopes of football medal end in penalty shootout

Daniel Sturridge
Daniel Sturridge's missed the crucial spot-kick at the Millennium Stadium. Credit: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire

Team GB's hopes of landing an Olympic medal in football have ended tonight after a penalty-shootout defeat to South Korea.

After a 1-1 draw and a goalless extra time, Daniel Sturridge's missed spot kick proved fatal.

The Team GB men's defeat followed their female counterpart's exit to Canada.

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