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Encyclopedia > South Korea national football team
South Korea
Nickname Asian Tigers, Taeguk Warriors
Association Korea Football Association
Coach Dick Advocaat (October 2005 ~ )
Most caps Hong Myung-Bo (135)
Top scorer Cha Bum-Kun (55)
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First international
South Korea 5 - 3 Mexico
(London, England; August 2, 1948)
Largest win
South Korea 16 - 0 Nepal
(Incheon, South Korea; September 29, 2003)
Worst defeat
Sweden 12 - 0 South Korea
(London, England; August 5, 1948)
World Cup
Appearances 6 (First in 1954)
Best result Fourth place, 2002
AFC Asian Cup
Appearances 10 (First in 1956)
Best result Winners, 1956 and 1960

The South Korea national football team has often been considered Asia's most successful national team since they made their debut at the 1948 Summer Olympics. It has participated in more World Cup finals than any other Asian team and became the first Asian nation to reach the final four in 2002. This is a copyrighted and/or trademarked logo. ... Taeguk (Hangeul: 태극, Hanja: 太極) is the Korean pronunciation of Taiji, a Chinese principle associated with Taoism that refers to the co-existent union of yin and yang, from which all is actualized. ... The first governing body of Korean football was the Joseon Football Association, founded on 19 September 1933 as a direct imitation of the corresponding association of the Japanese colonialists. ... Dick Advocaat Dick Advocaat (born September 27, 1947 in Den Haag, Netherlands) was head coach of the Dutch national football team and, in his younger years, a football player. ... A cap is an appearance for a select team, such as a school, county or international team in sports. ... Hong Myung-Bo (born February 12, 1969 in Seoul) was a South Korean football player; who retired from playing following the end of the 2004 Major League Soccer season, having finished his career with the Los Angeles Galaxy. ... Cha Bum-keun, the free-scoring Korean forward, is widely regarded as the best footballer ever to come out of Asia. ... Image File history File links left arm of kit template File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... body of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. 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Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages English Capital London Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid... August 2 is the 214th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (215th in leap years), with 151 days remaining. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... Incheon Metropolitan City is a metropolitan city and major seaport on the west coast of South Korea, near Seoul. ... September 29 is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years). ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England and is the most populous city in the European Union. ... Royal motto (French): Dieu et mon droit (Translated: God and my right) Englands location (dark green) within the United Kingdom (light green), with the Republic of Ireland (blue) to its west Languages English Capital London Largest city London Area – Total Ranked 1st UK 130,395 km² Population – Total (mid... August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... The FIFA World Cup Trophy, which has been awarded to the world champions since 1974. ... The 1954 Football World Cup was held in Switzerland. ... The 2002 Football World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ... The Asian Cup is run by the Asian Football Confederation. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1956 finals were held in Hong Kong between September 1 and September 15. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1956 finals were held in Hong Kong between September 1 and September 15. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1960 finals were held in Rep. ... World map showing the location of Asia. ... The Games of the XIV Olympiad were held in 1948 at Wembley Stadium in London, England. ... The Football World Cup (official name: FIFA World Cup) is the most important competition in international football (soccer). ... The 2002 Football World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ...


Since the 1950s, South Korea has emerged as a major football power in Asia, winning several prestigious Asian football championships, including the first two Asian Cup tournaments.[1] The South Korean national team has also played in five consecutive World Cup finals from 1986, for a total of six World Cups. The 1950s were a decade that spanned the years 1950 through 1959, although some sources say from 1951 through 1960. ... The Asian Cup is run by the Asian Football Confederation. ... The Football World Cup (official name: FIFA World Cup) is the most important competition in international football (soccer). ...


The 2002 FIFA World Cup, hosted jointly with Japan, was a sign of the rapid progress made in South Korean football. Led by Dutch coach Guus Hiddink and assistant coach Pim Verbeek, South Korea defeated Italy and Spain[2], and advancing to the semi-finals, a first for Asian football. The enthusiasm of the red-clad supporters, known as the "red devils", also made a big impression on viewers world-wide. The 2002 Football World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ... Guus Hiddink (born 8 November 1946 in Varsseveld, now part of Oude IJsselstreek) is a Dutch football coach who is the manager of the Australian national team. ... Pim Verbeek is a Dutch assistant coach to Dick Advocaat of South Korea national football team, who was also an assistant coach when Guus Hiddink was coaching Korea. ... Red Devil is an official supporting group for the Korean national football team. ...


On June 8, 2005, South Korea qualified for its seventh World Cup by beating Kuwait 4-0 in Kuwait City. The South Korean side has ten returning veterans from the 2002 World Cup squad and has the most World Cup goalscorers than any other nation heading into Germany: Ahn Jung-Hwan, Seol Ki-Hyeon, Lee Eul-Yong, Song Chong-Gug, and Park Ji-Sung [1]. June 8 is the 159th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (160th in leap years), with 206 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The 2006 FIFA World Cup (officially titled 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany, sometimes referred to as the Football World Cup) finals are scheduled to take place in Germany between 9 June and 9 July 2006. ... Kuwait City Kuwait City (also Al-Kuwait - الكويت), population 305,694 (1998), is the capital of the emirate of Kuwait and part of the Al-Asimah goveronate. ...

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World Cup record

The first Football World Cup was staged in 1930. ... The 1950 Football World Cup was the only World Cup ever held which was not decided by a knockout final (although the last match of the tournament did end up determining the overall winner, and this match, also known as Maracanazo, is usually referred to as if it had been... The 1954 Football World Cup was held in Switzerland. ... The 1958 Football World Cup remained in Europe,In Bern, Switzerland in June 1954 in its congress with 32 votes FIFA gives the right to hold the event to Sweden. ... In 1962 the Football World Cup returned to the continent of South America. ... 1966 was a year of triumph for the host nation, England, which won in a controversial final beating West Germany 4-2. ... The 1970 Football World Cup was held in Mexico, from May 31 to June 21. ... The 1982 Football World Cup was held in Spain. ... The 1986 Football World Cup was held in Mexico from May 31 to June 29. ... The 1990 Football World Cup was designated by FIFA in 1984 to be held in Italy, making it the second country to host the event two times. ... The 1994 Football World Cup held in the USA was won by Brazil who beat Italy 3-2 on penalty kicks after the game and extra time ended 0-0. ... The 1998 Football World Cup was held in France by the FIFA decision in July 1992. ... The 2002 Football World Cup (Official name: 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan) was held in South Korea and Japan from May 31 to June 30. ... The 2006 FIFA World Cup (officially titled 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany, sometimes referred to as the Football World Cup) finals are scheduled to take place in Germany between 9 June and 9 July 2006. ... Listed below are the dates and results for the 2006 World Cup qualification rounds for Asia. ...

Asian Cup record

The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1956 finals were held in Hong Kong between September 1 and September 15. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1960 finals were held in Rep. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1964 finals were held in Israel between May 26 and June 9. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1968 finals were held in Iran between May 10 and May 19. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1972 finals were held in Thailand between May 7 and May 19. ... The 1976 Asian Cup was the sixth edition of the Asian Nations Cup, the football (soccer) championship of Asia (AFC). ... The 1984 Asian Cup was the eighth edition of the Asian Nations Cup, the football (soccer) championship of Asia (AFC). ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1988 finals were held in Qatar between December 2 and December 18. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1992 finals were held in Hiroshima Prefecture,Japan between October 29 and November 8. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 1996 finals were held in the U.A.E. between December 4 and December 21. ... The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 2000 finals were held in the Lebanon between October 12 and October 29. ... Logo of the 2004 Asian Cup The Asian Football Confederations Asian Cup 2004 finals were held in the Peoples Republic of China between July 17 and August 7. ...

East Asian Cup record

The East Asian Cup is a football competition for East Asian countries and territories. ... East Asian Cup is a football competition of East Asian countries and territories. ...

2002 World Cup Squad

Position No Name Date of Birth Cm Kg Club in 2002 current
GK 1 Lee Woon-Jae 26/04/73 182cm 82kg Suwon Samsung Bluewings Suwon Samsung Bluewings
GK 12 Kim Byung-Ji 08/04/70 184cm 77kg Pohang Steelers FC Seoul
GK 23 Choi Eun-Sung 05/04/71 184cm 82kg Daejeon Citizen Daejeon Citizen
DF 15 Lee Min-Sung 23/06/73 183cm 72kg Busan I'cons FC Seoul
DF 20 Hong Myung-Bo 12/02/69 181cm 73kg Pohang Steelers retired
DF 4 Choi Jin-Cheul 26/03/71 187cm 80kg Cheonbuk Hyundai Motors Cheonbuk Hyundai Motors
DF 7 Kim Tae-Young 08/11/70 180cm 73kg Chunnam Dragons retired
MF 5 Kim Nam-Il 14/03/77 182cm 76kg Chunnam Dragons Suwon Samsung Bluewings
MF 10 Lee Young-Pyo 23/04/77 176cm 66kg Anyang LG Cheetahs Tottenham
MF 6 Yoo Sang-Chul 18/10/71 184cm 78kg Kashiwa Reysol retired
MF 13 Lee Eul-Yong 08/09/75 176cm 69kg Bucheon SK Trabzonspor
MF 21 Park Ji-Sung 25/02/81 175cm 70kg Kyoto Purple Sanga Manchester United
MF 3 Choi Sung-Yong 15/12/75 173cm 70kg Suwon Samsung Bluewings Suwon Samsung Bluewings
MF 2 Hyun Young-Min 25/12/79 179cm 73kg Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i FC Zenit Saint Petersburg
MF 22 Song Jong-Guk 20/02/79 175cm 71kg Busan I'cons Suwon Samsung Bluewings
MF 14 Lee Chun-Soo 09/07/81 172cm 69kg Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i
MF 17 Yoon Jung-Hwan 16/02/73 173cm 63kg Cerezo Osaka Sagan Tosu
FW 19 Ahn Jung-Hwan 16/02/76 177cm 71kg Perugia MSV Duisburg
FW 9 Seol Ki-Hyun 08/01/79 184cm 73kg Anderlecht Wolves
FW 18 Hwang Sun-Hong 14/07/68 183cm 79kg Chunnam Dragons retired
FW 11 Choi Yong-Soo 10/09/73 184cm 79kg JEF United FC Seoul
FW 16 Cha Du-Ri 25/07/80 183cm 75kg Korea University Eintracht Frankfurt
FW 8 Choi Tae-Uk 13/03/81 173cm 67kg Anyang LG Cheetahs Shimizu S-Pulse

Lee Woon-Jae (born April 26, 1973) is a South Korean football player, currently playing for Suwon Samsung Bluewings in the Korean K-League as a goalkeeper. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... Kim Byung-Ji (김변지; born 08/04/1970) is a football goalie for Pohang Steelers in the K-League in South Korea. ... Originally called POSCO after the Pohang Iron and Steel Company that owned it, the club was a founding member of the K-League in 1983 and is one of Korean footballs most successful sides. ... FC Seoul is a football club based in Seoul, South Korea. ... The first community club in Korea, Daejeon Citizen joined the K-League in 1997 without the backing of a major corporation. ... The first community club in Korea, Daejeon Citizen joined the K-League in 1997 without the backing of a major corporation. ... The Busan IPark football team was founded in 1983 in the city of Busan by the Daewoo corporation. ... FC Seoul is a football club based in Seoul, South Korea. ... Hong Myung-Bo (born February 12, 1969 in Seoul) was a South Korean football player; who retired from playing following the end of the 2004 Major League Soccer season, having finished his career with the Los Angeles Galaxy. ... Originally called POSCO after the Pohang Iron and Steel Company that owned it, the club was a founding member of the K-League in 1983 and is one of Korean footballs most successful sides. ... Choi Jin-Cheul (born March 26, 1971) is a South Korean football player, who currently plays for the K-League team Jeonbuk FC. Categories: | | | | ... Founded at the end of the 1994 season following the demise of Chonbuk Buffalo, Cheonbuk joined the K-League in 1995 at the same time as Jeolla province rivals Chunnam Dragons. ... Founded at the end of the 1994 season following the demise of Chonbuk Buffalo, Cheonbuk joined the K-League in 1995 at the same time as Jeolla province rivals Chunnam Dragons. ... Chunnam Dragons is a football club founded in 1996 in the Korean city of Gwangyang, which joined the K-League for the 1997 season at the same time as Cheonbuk Hyundai Motors, their Jeolla province rivals. ... Kim Nam-Il(left) with Song Chong-Guk(right) at the Allstars Game held on August 15, 2002 Kim Nam-Il (born March 14, 1977) is a Korean football player. ... Chunnam Dragons is a football club founded in 1996 in the Korean city of Gwangyang, which joined the K-League for the 1997 season at the same time as Cheonbuk Hyundai Motors, their Jeolla province rivals. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... Young-Pyo Lee(이영표 in Korean) (born April 23, 1977) is a South Korean football player, currently playing for Tottenham Hotspur F.C. in the English Premier division. ... FC Seoul is a football club based in Seoul, South Korea. ... Tottenham Hotspur Football Club is a London football club. ... Yoo Sang-Chul (born October 18, 1971) is a South Korean football player who, as of 2004 was playing for Yokohama F.M.. He was part of the South Korean 2004 Olympic football team, who finished second in Group A, making it through to the next round, before being defeated... Kashiwa Reysol is a J. League team. ... Lee Eul-Yong is a South Korean football player, currently playing for Trabzonspor in the Turkish Premier Super League. ... A founding member of the K-League in 1983, Bucheon SK have undergone several hardships during the years and have struggled to make a serious impact on Korean football. ... Trabzonspor is a Turkish football club, from the Black Sea port city of Trabzon playing in the Turkish Premier Super League. ... Ji-Sung Park (born February 25, 1981 also known as Hub Lub in Seoul) is a football player from South Korea. ... Nishikyogoku Stadium Kyoto Purple Sanga is a soccer club with many enthusiastic fans. ... Manchester United F.C is an English football club, and is based at Old Trafford Football Ground, Stretford, Manchester. ... Choi Sung-Yong (최성용) (born 15 December 1975) is a South Korean football player who plays as a wingback. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... The Hyundai Horang-i club (which means Hyundai Tigers), owned by Korean corporation Hyundai, entered the K-League in 1984. ... FC Zenit (Russian: Футбольный клуб Зенит Санкт-Петербург) is a Russian football club, based in Saint Petersburg. ... ... The Busan IPark football team was founded in 1983 in the city of Busan by the Daewoo corporation. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... Lee Chun-Soo (born 9 July 1981) is a football player from South Korea. ... The Hyundai Horang-i club (which means Hyundai Tigers), owned by Korean corporation Hyundai, entered the K-League in 1984. ... The Hyundai Horang-i club (which means Hyundai Tigers), owned by Korean corporation Hyundai, entered the K-League in 1984. ... Cerezo Osaka (セレッソ大阪) is a J. League team. ... Sagan Tosu (Japanese: サガン鳥栖) is a Japanese professional soccer (football) club, currently playing in the J-league Division 2. ... Ahn Jung-Hwan (born January 27, 1976 in Paju, Gyeonggi) is a South Korean football player; he made world headlines by scoring the winning golden goal for Korea against Italy in the 2002 World Cup second round and sending Korea into the quarter finals. ... A.C. Perugia is a football club based in Perugia, Italy. ... MSV Duisburg is a German football team based in Duisburg. ... Seol Ki-hyeon (born 8 January 1979 in Jeongseon, Korea) is a football player from South Korea. ... Royal Sporting Club Anderlecht, usually known as Anderlecht, is a Belgian football club from the Brussels Capital Region. ... Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. is a Wolverhampton-based football club playing at Molineux stadium. ... Sun-Hong Hwang (born July 14, 1968) was a South Korean football player; he announced his international retirement following the end of the 2002 World Cup tournament. ... Chunnam Dragons is a football club founded in 1996 in the Korean city of Gwangyang, which joined the K-League for the 1997 season at the same time as Cheonbuk Hyundai Motors, their Jeolla province rivals. ... Choi Yong-Soo (born September 10, 1973, in Busan, South Korea) is a professional footballer for Júbilo Iwata of the J. League, the top professional football league in Japan. ... JEF United Ichihara Chiba (ジェフユナイテッド市原・千葉) is a J. League team. ... FC Seoul is a football club based in Seoul, South Korea. ... Cha Du-Ri (born 25 July 1980 in Frankfurt, (West) Germany) is a South Korean football player, who is also known as the son of Cha Bum-Kun, frequently regarded as one of the best Asian football players of all time. ... Korea University is located in central Seoul, South Korea, and is generally regarded as one of the best universities in Korea. ... Eintracht Frankfurt is a German football club based in Frankfurt, Hesse. ... Choi Tae-Uk (최태욱, born March 13, 1981) is a South Korean football player who, as of 2004 was playing for Incheon United and now playing for J-League side Shimizu S-Pulse in Japan. ... FC Seoul is a football club based in Seoul, South Korea. ... Shimizu S-Pulse(清水エスパルス) is a J. League team. ...

2006 World Cup Squad

Head coach: Dick Advocaat The 2006 FIFA World Cup (officially titled 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany, sometimes referred to as the Football World Cup or just the World Cup) finals are scheduled to take place in Germany between 9 June and 9 July 2006. ... Dick Advocaat Dick Advocaat (born September 27, 1947 in Den Haag, Netherlands) was head coach of the Dutch national football team and, in his younger years, a football player. ...

No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club
1 GK Lee Woon-Jae 26 April 1973 95 South Korea Suwon Samsung Bluewings
2 DF Kim Young-Chul 30 June 1976 10 South Korea Ilhwa Chunma
3 DF Kim Dong-Jin 29 January 1982 33 South Korea FC Seoul
4 DF Choi Jin-Cheul 26 March 1971 61 South Korea Jeonbuk FC
5 MF Kim Nam-Il 14 March 1977 65 South Korea Suwon Samsung Bluewings
6 DF Kim Jin-Kyu 16 February 1985 21 Japan Jubilo Iwata
7 MF Park Ji-Sung 25 February 1981 59 England Manchester United
8 MF Kim Do Heon 14 July 1982 31 South Korea Ilhwa Chunma
9 FW Ahn Jung-Hwan 27 January 1976 59 Germany MSV Duisburg
10 FW Park Chu-Young 10 July 1985 17 South Korea FC Seoul
11 FW Seol Ki-Hyeon 8 January 1979 65 England Wolverhampton Wanderers
12 DF Lee Young-Pyo 23 April 1977 83 England Tottenham Hotspur
13 MF Lee Eul-Yong 8 September 1975 46 Turkey Trabzonspor
14 FW Lee Chun-Soo 9 July 1981 61 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i
15 MF Baek Ji-Hoon 28 February 1985 11 South Korea FC Seoul
16 FW Chung Kyung-Ho 22 May 1980 39 South Korea Gwangju Sangmu
17 MF Lee Ho 22 October 1984 10 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai Horang-i
18 DF Kim Sang-Sik 17 December 1976 40 South Korea Ilhwa Chunma
19 FW Cho Jae-Jin 9 July 1981 19 Japan Shimizu S-Pulse
20 GK Kim Yong-Dae 11 October 1979 15 South Korea Ilhwa Chunma
21 GK Kim Young-Kwang 28 June 1983 5 South Korea Chunnam Dragons
22 DF Song Chong-Gug 20 February 1979 49 South Korea Suwon Samsung Bluewings
23 DF Cho Won-Hee 17 April 1983 13 South Korea Suwon Samsung Bluewings

The goalkeeper in a football (soccer) team is that teams player who directly defends his teams goal and has special privileges within the game. ... Lee Woon-Jae (born April 26, 1973) is a South Korean football player, currently playing for Suwon Samsung Bluewings in the Korean K-League as a goalkeeper. ... April 26 is the 116th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (117th in leap years). ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... It has been suggested that Wingback be merged into this article or section. ... Kim Young-Chul (born June 30, 1976) is a South Korean football player, who currently plays for the K-League team Ilhwa Chunma. ... June 30 is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 184 days remaining. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1976 calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Founded in 1989, the Ilhwa Chunma club is the most successful K-League club in terms of Championship victories with six league crowns. ... It has been suggested that Wingback be merged into this article or section. ... Kim Dong-Jin (김동진, born January 29, 1982) is a South Korean football player who, as of 2004 was playing for FC Seoul. ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... FC Seoul is a football club based in Seoul, South Korea. ... It has been suggested that Wingback be merged into this article or section. ... Choi Jin-Cheul (born March 26, 1971) is a South Korean football player, who currently plays for the K-League team Jeonbuk FC. Categories: | | | | ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (86th in leap years). ... 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1971 calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors Football Club(Supporters prefer to call as Jeonbuk F.C.-전북축구클럽)is a Korean Football Club based in Jeonju, Jeonbuk. ... In football (soccer), a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders. ... Kim Nam-Il(left) with Song Chong-Guk(right) at the Allstars Game held on August 15, 2002 Kim Nam-Il (born March 14, 1977) is a Korean football player. ... March 14 is the 73rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (74th in leap years) with 292 days remaining in the year. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_South_Korea. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ... It has been suggested that Wingback be merged into this article or section. ... Kim Jin-Kyu (born February 16, 1985) is a South Korean football player, who currently plays for the J. League team Jubilo Iwata. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article is about the year. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Japan_bordered. ... Júbilo Iwata (ジュビロ磐田) is a J. League team. ... In football (soccer), a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders. ... Ji-Sung Park (born February 25, 1981 also known as Hub Lub in Seoul) is a football player from South Korea. ... 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Notes

  1. ^ In the last six editions of Asian Cup, however, South Korea lagged behind other teams, such as Japan, Saudi Arabia, and China.
  2. ^ See 2002 FIFA World Cup (match reports).

The Asian Cup is run by the Asian Football Confederation. ... The 2002 Football World Cup matches were the deciding football (soccer) matches organized in the 2002 Football World Cup, held from May 31 through to the final match on June 30, at various venues throughout South Korea and Japan. ...

See also

This is a list of Wikipedia articles on Korea-related people, places, things, and concepts. ... This is a list of the mens national football (soccer) teams in the world. ... Founded in the Korean city of Suwon in 1996, Suwon Samsung Bluewings (Korean:수원 삼성 블루윙즈) have become one of Asian footballs premier clubs, with a whole host of domestic and continental honours. ...

External links

  • South Korean FA official site
International football

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     Europe: UEFAEuropean Championship
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