FIFA World Cup South Korea Team 2014

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2014 Schedule 2014 Points Table
2014 Squad / Players List Facts
FIFA World Cup Record Individual Records
Most Capped Players Top Goalscorers
Coaching Staff 2010 Information

2014 FIFA World Cup South Korea Team Fixtures & Results

FIFA World Cup South Korea Team 2014 Schedule

17 Jun 2014 - 18:00 Local time
Arena Pantanal
Cuiaba
Group H Russia 1-1 Korea Republic
22 Jun 2014 - 16:00 Local time
Estadio Beira-Rio
Porto Alegre
Group H Korea Republic 2-4 Algeria
26 Jun 2014 - 17:00 Local time
Arena de Sao Paulo
Sao Paulo
Group H Korea Republic 0-1 Belgium

FIFA World Cup South Korea Team 2014 Points Table

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
South Korea 3 0 1 2 3 6 -3 1

FIFA World Cup South Korea Squad 2014

# Pos. Player Date of Birth Caps Goals Club
1 GK Jung Sung-Ryong 4 January 1985 59 0 Suwon Bluewings
21 GK Kim Seung-Gyu 30 September 1990 5 0 Ulsan Hyundai
23 GK Lee Bum-Young 2 April 1989 0 0 Busan IPark
4 DF Kwak Tae-Hwi 8 July 1981 33 5 Al-Hilal
20 DF Hong Jeong-Ho 12 August 1989 23 1 Augsburg
5 DF Kim Young-Gwon 27 February 1990 (age 24) 19 1 Guangzhou Evergrande
12 DF Lee Yong 24 December 1986 10 0 Ulsan Hyundai
22 DF Kim Jin-Su 13 June 1992 9 0 Albirex Niigata
2 DF Kim Chang-Soo 12 September 1985 8 0 Kashiwa Reysol
6 DF Hwang Seok-Ho 27 June 1989 3 0 Sanfrecce Hiroshima
3 DF Yun Suk-Young 13 February 1990 2 0 Queens Park Rangers
16 MF Ki Sung-Yueng 24 January 1989 56 5 Swansea
17 MF Lee Chung-Yong 2 July 1988 53 6 Bolton Wanderers
13 MF Koo Ja-Cheol 27 February 1989 35 12 Mainz 05
7 MF Kim Bo-Kyung 6 October 1989 26 3 Cardiff City
8 MF Ha Dae-Sung 2 March 1985 12 0 Beijing Guoan
15 MF Park Jong-Woo 10 March 1989 10 0 Guangzhou R&F
14 MF Han Kook-Young 19 April 1990 8 0 Kashiwa Reysol
10 FW Park Chu-Young 10 July 1985 62 24 Arsenal
11 FW Lee Keun-Ho 11 April 1985 62 18 Sangju Sangmu
19 FW Ji Dong-Won 28 May 1991 26 8 Augsburg
18 FW Kim Shin-Wook 14 April 1988 26 3 Ulsan Hyundai
9 FW Son Heung-Min 8 July 1992 23 6 Bayer Leverkusen

FIFA World Cup South Korea Team Facts

Nickname(s) Taegeuk Warriors
Association Korea Football Association (KFA)
Sub-confederation EAFF (East Asia)
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head Coach Hong Myung-Bo
Asst Coach Kim Tae-Young
Captain Lee Chung-Yong
Most Caps Hong Myung-Bo (136)
Top Scorer Cha Bum-Kun (55)
FIFA Code KOR
FIFA Ranking 55 (+4)
Highest FIFA Ranking 17 (December 1998)
Lowest FIFA Ranking 61 (February 1996)
Elo Ranking 42
Highest Elo Ranking 15 (Sep 1980, Jun 2002)
Lowest Elo Ranking 82 (August 1967)

FIFA World Cup Record

FIFA World Cup Finals Record
Year Result Position GP W D L GF GA
1930 Did Not Enter
1934
1938
1950
1954 Group Stage 16th 2 0 0 2 0 16
1958 Entry Denied
1962 Did Not Qualify
1966 Did Not Enter
1970 Did Not Qualify
1974
1978
1982
1986 Group Stage 20th 3 0 1 2 4 7
1990 22nd 3 0 0 3 1 6
1994 20th 3 0 2 1 4 5
1998 30th 3 0 1 2 2 9
2002 Fourth place 4th 7 3 2 2 8 6
2006 Group Stage 17th 3 1 1 1 3 4
2010 Round of 16 15th 4 1 1 2 6 8
2014 Qualified TBD            
2018 To Be Determined
2022
Total Fourth place 9/20 28 5 8 15 28 61

Individual Records

Most Capped Players

# Player Career Caps Goals
1 Hong Myung-Bo 1990–2002 136 10
2 Lee Woon-Jae 1994–2010 132 0
3 Lee Young-Pyo 1999–2011 127 5
4 Yoo Sang-Chul 1994–2006 122 18
5 Cha Bum-Kun 1972–1986 121 55
6 Kim Tae-Young 1992–2004 105 3
7 Hwang Sun-Hong 1988–2002 103 50
8 Park Ji-Sung 2000–2011 100 13
9 Lee Dong-Gook 1998– 99 30
10 Kim Nam-Il 1998– 98 2

Top Goalscorers

# Player Career Caps Goals
1 Cha Bum-Kun 1972–1986 121 55
2 Hwang Sun-Hong 1988–2002 103 50
3 Park Lee-Chun 1969–1974  ? 36
4 Kim Jae-Han 1972–1979 57 33
5 Kim Do-Hoon 1994–2003 72 30
5 Choi Soon-Ho 1980–1991 95 30
5 Lee Dong-Gook 1998– 99 30
8 Huh Jung-Moo 1974–1986 84 29
9 Lee Young-Moo 1975–1981 84 27
10 Choi Yong-Soo 1995–2003 67 26

Coaching Staff

Position Name
Head Coach Hong Myung-Bo
Assistant Coach Kim Tae-Young
Coach Park Kun-Ha
Coach Ikeda Seigo
Coach Ton du Chatinier
Goalkeeping Coach Kim Bong-Soo

FIFA World Cup South Korea Fixtures / Results 2010

FIFA World Cup South Korea Pre-Quater Finals 2010

Match Date - Time Venue   Results  
49 Saturday, 26 June Port Elizabeth, 16:00 Uruguay 2:1 Korea Republic

 

Match Date - Time Venue   Results  
4 12/06 13:30 Nelson Mandela Bay/Port Elizabeth Korea Republic 2:0 Greece
20 17/06 13:30 Johannesburg - JSC Argentina 4:1 (2:1) Korea Republic
35 22/06 20:30 Durban Nigeria 2:2 (1:1) Korea Republic

FIFA World Cup South Korea Squad 2010

NUM NAME POSITION HT WT DOB
18 Jung Sung-Ryong Goalkeeper 1.90m 86 kg January 4, 1985
21 Kim Young-Kwang Goalkeeper 1.84m 80 kg June 28, 1983
1 Lee Woon-Jae Goalkeeper 1.82m 90 kg April 26, 1973
22 Cha Du-Ri Defender 1.81m 81 kg July 25, 1980
4 Cho Yong-Hyung Defender 1.82m 71 kg November 3, 1983
3 Kim Hyung-Il Defender 1.87m 83 kg April 27, 1984
6 Kang Min-Soo Defender 1.84m 74 kg February 14, 1986
15 Kim Dong-Jin Defender 1.83m 74 kg January 29, 1982
14 Lee Jung-Soo Defender 1.85m 76 kg January 8, 1980
12 Lee Young-Pyo Defender 1.76m 68 kg April 23, 1977
2 Oh Beom-Seok Defender 1.82m 77 kg July 29, 1984
16 Ki Sung-Yueng Midfielder 1.87m 75 kg January 24, 1989
23 Kim Bo-Kyung Midfielder 1.78m 73 kg October 6, 1989
13 Kim Jae-Sung Midfielder 1.80m 70 kg October 3, 1983
8 Kim Jung-Woo Midfielder 1.83m 71 kg May 9, 1982
5 Kim Nam-Il Midfielder 1.82m 76 kg March 14, 1977
17 Lee Chung-Yong Midfielder 1.80m 69 kg July 2, 1988
7 Park Ji-Sung Midfielder 1.75m 72 kg February 25, 1981
19 Yeom Ki-Hun Midfielder 1.82m 80 kg March 30, 1983
9 Ahn Jung-Hwan Forward 1.77m 73 kg January 27, 1976
10 Park Chu-Young Forward 1.82m 70 kg July 10, 1985
20 Lee Dong-Gook Forward 1.85m 72 kg April 29, 1979
11 Lee Seung-Yeoul Forward 1.82m 72 kg March 6, 1989