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FIFA World Cup™ national teams

South Korea

 

 

 

대한축구협회

 

 

Population 48 142 000 inhabitants
Land Area 98 480 km˛
GDP (exchange rate) 679 674 million US$
GDP per capita (PPP) 19 216 US$
Capital city Seoul
   
Foundation

1928

FIFA Affiliation 1948
President Chung Mong Joon
Confederation AFC (Asia)
   
Nickname Asian Tigers, Taeguk Warriors
Current coach Dick Advocaat (Since 2005)
Most caps Hong Myung-Bo (135 selections)
Top scorer Cha Bum-Kun (55 goals)
   
First International

South Korea

5 - 3

Mexico

 

in London, England (2 aug 1948)

Largest win

South Korea

16 - 0

Nepal

 

in Incheon, South Korea (29 sep 2003)

Worst defeat

Sweden

12 - 0

South Korea

 

in London, England (5 aug 1948)

 

 

 

- World Cup Statistics -

 

Participation 7*
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/8 Finals (since 1986) 1
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/4 Finals 1
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
1/2 Finals 1
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Finals -
30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Victories

-

30 34 38 50 54 58 62 66 70 74 78 82 86 90 94 98 02 06
Match Played 21
 All-Time table ranking 32nd (15 pts)
 All-Time trophy room 24th

Win 3
Draw 6
Loss 12
Goal Scored 19
Goal Conceded 49

*in counting the 2006 World Cup.

 

 

 

- Germany 2006-

 

First Round

13.06.2006

South Korea

 

-

 

Togo

First Round

18.06.2006

France

 

-

 

South Korea

First Round

23.06.2006

Switzerland

 

-

 

South Korea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Korea Japan 2002-

 

First Round

04.06.2002

South Korea

2

-

0

Poland

First Round

10.06.2002

South Korea

1

-

1

United States

First Round

14.06.2002

Portugal

0

-

1

South Korea

Second Round

18.06.2002

South Korea

2*

-

1*

Italy

Quarter-final

22.06.2002

Spain

0*

-

0*

South Korea

Semi-final

25.06.2002

Germany

1

-

0

South Korea

Third-Place

29.06.2002

..

South Korea

2

-

3

Turkey

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- France 1998 -

 

First Round

13.06.1998

South Korea

1

-

3

Mexico

First Round

20.06.1998

Netherlands

5

-

0

South Korea

First Round

25.06.1998

Belgium

1

-

1

South Korea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- U.S.A 1994 -

 

First Round

17.06.1994

Spain

2

-

2

South Korea

First Round

23.06.1994

Bolivia

0

-

0

South Korea

First Round

27.06.1994

Germany

3

-

2

South Korea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Italy 1990 -

 

First Round

12.06.1990

Belgium

2

-

0

South Korea

First Round

17.06.1990

Spain

3

-

1

South Korea

First Round

21.06.1990

Uruguay

1

-

0

South Korea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

- Mexico 1986 -

 

First Round

02.06.1986

Argentina

3

-

1

South Korea

First Round

05.06.1986

South Korea

1

-

1

Bulgaria

First Round

10.06.1986

South Korea

2

-

3

Italy

   

 

 

           

- Switzerland 1954 -

 

First Round

17.06.1954

Hungary

9

-

0

South Korea

First Round

20.06.1954

Turkey

7

-

0

South Korea