Koo Ja-cheol Footballer Career & Stats

Koo Ja-cheol Footballer Career & Stats

Born: February 27, 1989 (age 25), Nonsan, South Korea

Height: 6' 0" (1.83 m)

Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)

Career start: 2007

Education: Jeonju University

Current Teams: 

  • 1. FSV Mainz 05 (#13 / Midfielder)
  • South Korea national football team (#13 / Midfielder)
Club information
Current team Mainz 05
Number 13
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2011 Jeju United 70 (7)
2011–2014 VfL Wolfsburg 32 (0)
2012–2013 FC Augsburg (loan) 36 (8)
2014– Mainz 05 14 (1)
National team
2008–2009 South Korea U20 16 (5)
2009–2012 South Korea U23 7 (3)
2008– South Korea 38 (13)

Club career statistics

Club performance League Cup League Cup Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Korea Republic League FA Cup League Cup Total
2007 Jeju United K-League 10 1 1 0 6 0 17 1
2008 9 0 0 0 5 0 14 0
2009 22 1 2 1 6 1 30 3
2010 29 5 4 0 1 0 34 5
Country Korea Republic 70 7 7 1 18 1 95 9
Germany League DFB-Pokal DFB Ligapokal Total
2010–11 VfL Wolfsburg Bundesliga 10 0 0 0 - - 10 0
2011–12 12 0 0 0 - - 12 0
FC Augsburg 15 5 0 0 - - 15 5
2012–13 21 3 1 0 - - 22 3
2013–14 VfL Wolfsburg 10 0 2 0 - - 12 0
Mainz 05 14 1 0 0 - - 14 1
Country Germany 82 9 3 0 - - 85 9
Total 152 16 10 1 18 1 181 18

International goals

No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 9 January 2010  Johannesburg  Zambia 2–4 2–4 Friendly match
2 7 February 2010  Tokyo  Hong Kong 2–0 5–0 2010 EAFF Championship
3 10 January 2011  Doha  Bahrain 1–0 2–1 2011 AFC Asian Cup
4 10 January 2011  Doha  Bahrain 2–0 2–1 2011 AFC Asian Cup
5 14 January 2011  Doha  Australia 1–0 1–1 2011 AFC Asian Cup
6 18 January 2011  Doha  India 2–1 4–1 2011 AFC Asian Cup
7 28 January 2011  Doha  Uzbekistan 1–0 3–2 2011 AFC Asian Cup
8 7 June 2011  Jeonju  Ghana 2–1 2–1 Friendly match
9 15 November 2011  Beirut  Lebanon 1–1 1–2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC)
10 12 June 2012  Goyang  Lebanon 3–0 3–0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification (AFC)
11 6 September 2013  Incheon  Haiti 2–1 4–1 Friendly match
12 15 October 2013  Cheonan  Mali 1–1 3–1 Friendly match
13 22 June 2014  Porto Alegre  Algeria 2–4 2–4 2014 FIFA World Cup