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South Korea Korea Republic
300px-Emblem of Korea Football Association.svg
Nickname(s) Taegeuk Warriors
Association Korea Football Association (KFA)
대한축구협회
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head coach South Korea Hong Myung-Bo
Asst coach South Korea Shin Tae-Yong
Captain Ki Sung-yueng
Most caps Hong Myung-Bo (136)
Top scorer Cha Bum-Kun (55)
Ground Various
FIFA code KOR
World Cup appearances 9 (First in 1954)
Best result 4th Place, 2002
Asian Cup appearances 12 (First in 1956)
Best result Champions, 1956 and 1960
KOR 1KOR 2

The South Korea national football team is the national association football team of South Korea and is controlled by the Korea Football Association.

History

Main article: History of the South Korea national football team

FIFA World Cup history

Main article: South Korea FIFA World Cup history

FIFA World Cup

AFC Asian Cup

Main article: South Korea AFC Asian Cup history

Friendly matches 2013-14

Main article: South Korea friendly match history

Current squad

Players called for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Caps and goals correct as of: 28 May 2014, after match against Tunisia.

# Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Jung Sung-Ryong 4 January 1985 (1985-01-04) (age 32) 60 0 South Korea Suwon Bluewings
21 1GK Kim Seung-Gyu 30 September 1990 (1990-09-30) (age 26) 5 0 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai
23 1GK Lee Bum-Young 2 April 1989 (1989-04-02) (age 28) 0 0 South Korea Busan IPark
2 2DF Kim Chang-Soo 12 September 1985 (1985-09-12) (age 32) 8 0 Flag of Japan Kashiwa Reysol
3 2DF Yun Suk-Young 13 February 1990 (1990-02-13) (age 27) 3 0 England Queens Park Rangers
4 2DF Kwak Tae-Hwi 8 July 1981 (1981-07-08) (age 36) 34 5 Flag of Saudi Arabia Al-Hilal
5 2DF Kim Young-Gwon 27 February 1990 (1990-02-27) (age 27) 20 1 Flag of the People's Republic of China Guangzhou Evergrande
6 2DF Hwang Seok-Ho 27 June 1989 (1989-06-27) (age 28) 3 0 Flag of Japan Sanfrecce Hiroshima
12 2DF Lee Yong 24 December 1986 (1986-12-24) (age 30) 11 0 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai
20 2DF Hong Jeong-Ho 12 August 1989 (1989-08-12) (age 28) 24 1 Germany Augsburg
22 2DF Park Joo-Ho 16 January 1987 (1987-01-16) (age 30) 13 0 Germany Mainz 05
7 3MF Kim Bo-Kyung 6 October 1989 (1989-10-06) (age 27) 27 3 Flag of Wales Cardiff City
8 3MF Ha Dae-Sung 2 March 1985 (1985-03-02) (age 32) 13 0 Flag of the People's Republic of China Beijing Guoan
13 3MF Koo Ja-Cheol 27 February 1989 (1989-02-27) (age 28) 36 12 Germany Mainz 05
14 3MF Han Kook-Young 19 April 1990 (1990-04-19) (age 27) 9 0 Flag of Japan Kashiwa Reysol
15 3MF Park Jong-Woo 10 March 1989 (1989-03-10) (age 28) 10 0 Flag of the People's Republic of China Guangzhou R&F
16 3MF Ki Sung-Yueng 24 January 1989 (1989-01-24) (age 28) 57 5 Flag of Wales Swansea City
17 3MF Lee Chung-Yong 2 July 1988 (1988-07-02) (age 29) 54 6 England Bolton Wanderers
9 4FW Son Heung-Min 8 July 1992 (1992-07-08) (age 25) 24 6 Germany Bayer Leverkusen
10 4FW Park Chu-Young 10 July 1985 (1985-07-10) (age 32) 63 24 England Arsenal
11 4FW Lee Keun-Ho 11 April 1985 (1985-04-11) (age 32) 63 18 South Korea Sangju Sangmu
18 4FW Kim Shin-Wook 14 April 1988 (1988-04-14) (age 29) 27 3 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai
19 4FW Ji Dong-Won 28 May 1991 (1991-05-28) (age 26) 27 8 Germany Borussia Dortmund

Recent call-ups

The following players have also been called up to the South Korea squad within last 12 months. Retired players are not listed.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Kim Jin-Hyeon 6 July 1987 (1987-07-06) (age 30) 1 0 Flag of Japan Cerezo Osaka 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
GK Kim Young-Kwang 28 June 1983 (1983-06-28) (age 34) 17 0 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai v. Iran.png Iran, 18 June 2013
DF Kim Jin-Su 13 June 1992 (1992-06-13) (age 25) 10 0 Flag of Japan Albirex Niigata 2014 FIFA World Cup (Injury)
DF Kim Kee-Hee 13 July 1989 (1989-07-13) (age 28) 7 0 South Korea Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
DF Jang Hyun-Soo 28 September 1991 (1991-09-28) (age 25) 4 0 Flag of the People's Republic of China Guangzhou R&F 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
DF Cha Du-Ri 25 July 1980 (1980-07-25) (age 37) 65 4 South Korea FC Seoul v. Flag of Greece.svg.png Greece, 5 March 2014
DF Kim Ju-Young 9 July 1988 (1988-07-09) (age 29) 1 0 South Korea FC Seoul v. Flag of Greece.svg.png Greece, 5 March 2014
DF Kang Min-Soo 14 February 1986 (1986-02-14) (age 31) 33 0 South Korea Ulsan Hyundai v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
DF Go Yo-Han 10 March 1988 (1988-03-10) (age 29) 11 0 South Korea FC Seoul v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
DF Kim Dae-Ho 15 May 1988 (1988-05-15) (age 29) 1 0 South Korea Pohang Steelers v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
DF Park Jin-Po 13 August 1987 (1987-08-13) (age 30) 1 0 South Korea Seongnam v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
DF Lee Ji-Nam 21 November 1984 (1984-11-21) (age 32) 0 0 Flag of the People's Republic of China Henan Jianye v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
DF Shin Kwang-Hoon 18 March 1987 (1987-03-18) (age 30) 5 0 South Korea Pohang Steelers v. Flag of Russia Good One.gif Russia, 19 November 2013
DF Kim Chi-Woo 11 November 1983 (1983-11-11) (age 33) 28 5 South Korea FC Seoul v. Iran.png Iran, 18 June 2013
DF Jung In-Whan 15 April 1986 (1986-04-15) (age 31) 5 0 South Korea Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors v. Iran.png Iran, 18 June 2013
MF Nam Tae-Hee 3 July 1991 (1991-07-03) (age 26) 11 0 Flag of Qatar Lekhwiya 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Lee Myung-Joo 24 April 1990 (1990-04-24) (age 27) 9 0 South Korea Pohang Steelers 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Kim Min-Woo 25 February 1990 (1990-02-25) (age 27) 5 0 Flag of Japan Sagan Tosu 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Yeom Ki-Hun 30 March 1983 (1983-03-30) (age 34) 49 3 South Korea Suwon Bluewings v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
MF Lee Ho 22 October 1984 (1984-10-22) (age 32) 26 0 South Korea Sangju Sangmu v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
MF Lee Seung-Gi 2 June 1988 (1988-06-02) (age 29) 12 0 South Korea Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
MF Kim Tae-Hwan 24 July 1989 (1989-07-24) (age 28) 3 0 South Korea Seongnam v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
MF Song Jin-Hyung 13 August 1987 (1987-08-13) (age 30) 3 0 South Korea Jeju United v. Flag of the United States.png United States, 1 February 2014
MF Yun Il-Lok 27 March 1992 (1992-03-27) (age 25) 8 1 South Korea FC Seoul v. Flag of Russia Good One.gif Russia, 19 November 2013
MF Koh Myong-Jin 9 January 1988 (1988-01-09) (age 29) 2 0 South Korea FC Seoul v. Flag of Russia Good One.gif Russia, 19 November 2013
MF Cho Chan-Ho 10 April 1986 (1986-04-10) (age 31) 2 0 South Korea Pohang Steelers v. Flag of Peru.png Peru, 14 August 2013
MF Lim Sang-Hyub 8 July 1988 (1988-07-08) (age 29) 1 0 South Korea Busan IPark v. Flag of Peru.png Peru, 14 August 2013
MF Cho Young-Cheol 31 May 1989 (1989-05-31) (age 28) 5 0 Flag of Japan Omiya Ardija 2013 EAFF East Asian Cup
MF Kim Nam-Il 14 March 1977 (1977-03-14) (age 40) 98 2 South Korea Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors v. Iran.png Iran, 18 June 2013
FW Cho Dong-Geon 16 April 1986 (1986-04-16) (age 31) 3 0 South Korea Suwon Bluewings v. Croatia.png Croatia, 10 September 2013
FW Kim Dong-Sub 29 March 1989 (1989-03-29) (age 28) 3 0 South Korea Seongnam v. Flag of Peru.png Peru, 14 August 2013
FW Baek Sung-Dong 13 August 1991 (1991-08-13) (age 26) 1 0 Flag of Japan Júbilo Iwata v. Flag of Peru.png Peru, 14 August 2013
FW Seo Dong-Hyeon 5 June 1985 (1985-06-05) (age 32) 5 0 South Korea Jeju United 2013 EAFF East Asian Cup
FW Ko Mu-Yul 5 September 1990 (1990-09-05) (age 27) 2 0 South Korea Pohang Steelers 2013 EAFF East Asian Cup
FW Lee Dong-Gook 29 April 1979 (1979-04-29) (age 38) 99 30 South Korea Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors v. Iran.png Iran, 18 June 2013

Current coaching staff

Alumni

Former players

Main article: List of South Korean international players

Managers

Main article: List of South Korea international managers

Honours

Fourth place (1): 2002
Winners (2): 1956, 1960
Runner-Up (3): 1972, 1980, 1988
Third place (4) : 1964, 2000, 2007, 2011
Gold medal (3): 1970, 1978, 1986
Silver medal (3): 1954, 1958, 1962
Bronze medal (1): 1990
Winners (2): 2003, 2008
Runner-Up (1): 2010
Winners (1): 1990
Runner-Up (2): 1992, 1995
Third Place (1) : 1998
Fourth Place (1) : 2002

Other awards

Winners (1): 2002

External links

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South Korea
South Korea – 1994 FIFA World Cup

1. Choi In-young (c) 2. Chung Jong-son 3. Lee Jong-hwa 4. Kim Pan-keun 5. Park Jung-bae 6. Lee Young-jin 7. Shin Hong-gi 8. Noh Jung-yoon 9. Kim Joo-sung 10. Ko Jeong-woon 11. Seo Jung-won 12. Choi Young-il 13. An Ik-soo 14. Choi Dae-shik 15. Cho Jin-ho 16. Ha Seok-ju 17. Gu Sang-bum 18. Hwang Sun-hong 19. Choi Moon-sik 20. Hong Myung-bo 21. Park Chul-woo 22. Lee Woon-jae

South Korea
South Korea – 2010 FIFA World Cup - Round of 16

1. Lee Woon‑Jae 2. Oh Beom‑Seok 3. Kim Hyung‑Il 4. Cho Yong‑Hyung 5. Kim Nam‑Il 6. Kim Bo‑Kyung 7. Park Ji‑Sung 8. Kim Jung‑Woo 9. Ahn Jung‑Hwan 10. Park Chu‑Young 11. Lee Seung‑Yeoul 12. Lee Young‑Pyo 13. Kim Jae‑Sung 14. Lee Jung‑Soo 15. Kim Dong‑Jin 16. Ki Sung‑Yueng 17. Lee Chung‑Yong 18. Jung Sung‑Ryong 19. Yeom Ki‑Hun 20. Lee Dong‑Gook 21. Kim Young‑Kwang 22. Cha Du‑Ri 23. Kang Min‑Soo

South Korea
South Korea – 2014 FIFA World Cup

1. Jung Sung-ryong 2. Kim Chang-soo 3. Yun Suk-young 4. Kwak Tae-hwi 5. Kim Young-gwon 6. Hwang Seok-ho 7. Kim Bo-kyung 8. Ha Dae-sung 9. Son Heung-min 10. Park Chu-young 11. Lee Keun-ho 12. Lee Yong 13. Koo Ja-cheol (c) 14. Han Kook-young 15. Park Jong-woo 16. Ki Sung-yueng 17. Lee Chung-yong 18. Kim Shin-wook 19. Ji Dong-won 20. Hong Jeong-ho 21. Kim Seung-gyu 22. Park Joo-ho 23. Lee Bum-young

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South Korea – 2015 AFC Asian Cup

1. Jung Sung-ryong 2. Kim Chang-soo 3. Kim Jin-su 4. Kim Ju-young 5. Kwak Tae-hwi 6. Park Joo-ho 7. Son Heung-min 8. Kim Min-woo 9. Cho Young-cheol 10. Nam Tae-hee 11. Lee Keun-ho 12. Han Kyo-won 13. Koo Ja-cheol 14. Han Kook-young 15. Lee Myung-joo 16. Ki Sung-yueng (c) 17. Lee Chung-yong 18. Lee Jung-hyup 18. Kim Young-gwon 20. Jang Hyun-soo 21. Kim Seung-gyu 22. Cha Du-ri 23. Kim Jin-hyeon

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