Sunderland reserves boss Kevin Ball is delighted their youngsters will get a chance in the Peace Cup.
â€śWhether or not they get time on the pitch or not, the experience of going to Korea with the first team will benefit them hugely,â€ť legendary ex-Black Cats skipper Ball told the Sunday Sun.
â€śIt builds aspirations and it will show them that if thatâ€™s where they want to be â€“ the first-team squad â€“ they have to work hard to do it.
â€śNot just in terms of workrate, but also on the technical side and the development side â€“ the whole package.
â€śThe experience they will get from going out there with the first team in terms of seeing how it is run, and the standards they will have to reach, is absolutely unbelievable."