A hat trick by new Arsenal signing Park Chu-young lifted South Korea to a 6-0 win over Lebanon in their World Cup qualifier on Friday.

Ji Dong-won of Sunderland also scored twice as Korea outclassed the visitor from start to finish to take an early lead at the top of Group B in the third round of Asian qualifying.

Park volleyed South Korea into the lead in the eighth minute and added another just seconds before half time.

Ji made it 3-0 in the 66th and less than a minute later, Park completed his hat trick.

Kim Jung-woo got on the scoresheet in the 82nd minute and Ji made it half a dozen in the 85th