Top 20 Soccer Player celebrities in South Korea
Here is the latest list of South Korea's top 20 Soccer Player celebrities [Updated April 18, 2021].
Son Heung-min was born on July 8, 1992 in Chuncheon, South Korea.
Son Heung-min debuted professionally for Hamburger SV in 2010 and went on to score 20 goals in 73 matches for the club.
Net Worth 2020: $20 Million
Salary 2020: $6 Million
Park Ji-Sung was born on February 25, 1981 in Goheung, South Korea.
Park Ji-Sung became widely renowned for his defensive play and was named KFA Footballer of the Year in 2010.
Net Worth 2020: $15 Million
Lee Young-Pyo was born on April 23, 1977 in South Korea.
Lee Young-Pyo played for the South Korean national team from 1999 to 2011.
Salary 2020: 140,000 USD (2012)
Lee Seung-woo was born on January 6, 1998 in Suwon, South Korea.
He was named Asian Young Footballer of the Year in 2017.
Kim Shin-wook was born on April 14, 1988 in Gwacheon, South Korea.
Kim Shin-wook debuted professionally for Ulsan Hyundai in 2009.
Ki Sung-Yueng was born on January 24, 1989 in Gwangju, South Korea.
Considered one of the top South Korean prospects, Ki Sung-Yueng was courted by a number of European teams, and ultimately signed with Celtic F.C. in 2009.
Ji Dong-won was born on May 28, 1991 in South Korea.
Ji Dong-won competed for the South Korean U20 and U23 teams before receiving his call-up to the senior national squad.
Lee Keun-ho was born on April 11, 1985 in Incheon, South Korea.
Lee Keun-ho scored 19 goals in 46 appearances for Daegu FC during the 2007-08 season.
Lee Dong-gook was born on April 29, 1979 in South Korea.
Lee Dong-gook joined the South Korean national team in 1998.
Ahn Jung-hwan was born on January 27, 1976 in South Korea.
Ahn Jung-hwan played for the Italian team Perugia but was dismissed from the team after scoring the goal which eliminated Italy from the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
Lee Mi-na was born on November 8, 1991 in Daegu, South Korea.
Lee Mi-na has 140,000 total fans on Instagram.
Lee Chung-yong was born on July 2, 1988 in South Korea.
Lee Chung-yong is nicknamed Blue Dragon, which is the literal translation of his name.
Lee Bum-young was born on April 2, 1989 in Seoul, South Korea.
Lee Bum-young represented South Korea internationally at the U20 and U23 levels.
Koo Ja-cheol was born on February 27, 1989 in South Korea.
Koo Ja-cheol scored his first international goal on January 9, 2010 in a friendly against Zambia.
Kim Seung-gyu was born on September 30, 1990 in South Korea.
Kim Seung-gyu debuted professionally for Ulsan Hyundai in 2008.
Kim Bo-kyung was born on October 6, 1989 in South Korea.
As a member of Cardiff City he won the championship title on April 17, 2013, promoting the team to the Premier League.
Hwang Seok-ho was born on June 27, 1989 in Cheongju, South Korea.
Hwang Seok-ho played for Daegu University from 2008 to 2011.
Park Joo-ho was born on January 16, 1987 in Seoul, South Korea.
Park Joo-ho appeared in 34 matches for Jubilo Iwata during the 2010-11 season.
Lee Yong was born on December 24, 1986 in South Korea.
Lee Yong is known for having won the League Cup in 2011 and the AFC Champions League in 2012 as a part of the Ulsan Hyundai club.
Kim Hyun-sung was born on September 27, 1989 in Suwon, South Korea.
Kim Hyun-sung won bronze playing for South Korea at the 2012 Summer Olympics.