Amman: Korea Republic qualified for the third round of the 2012 London Olympics Asian qualifiers with a 4-2 aggregate win over Jordan following their 1-1 draw in the second leg on Thursday.
Korea Republic, who had won the first leg 3-1, were trailing three minutes before the half time when Hamza Al Dardour found the net for the hosts.
Hong Chul restored the parity for the East Asians in the 71st minute.
The 12 winners from the second round will advance to the third round whose draw is scheduled for July 7 at AFC House.
The 12 teams will be divided into three groups of four teams each in the third round and play on a home-and-away format from September 21, 2011, to March 14, 2012, determining the winners who will represent the continent in the Olympics.
Three second-placed teams from the third round will clash in a playoff at a centralised venue from March 25 to 29, 2012, and the winners of this group will meet the representatives of CAF for a berth in the Olympics.