Chung Yong-hwan

Chung Yong-hwan (Hangul: 정용환, born February 10, 1960 and died 7 June, 2015) was South Korean football player and manager. He played only one club that in K League side Daewoo Royals and was the captain of South Korea at the 1990 FIFA World Cup. He didn't have great height, but was noted for his jumping ability. He didn't lose aerial duels against a 1.97m forward Rob Landsbergen. His reaction velocity and sense of balance also made his defending skills accurately.[2] He didn't received a yellow card for eight years from 1984 to 1991, although he was a centre-back.[3]

Chung Yong-hwan
Personal information
Full name Chung Yong-hwan
Date of birth (1960-02-10)10 February 1960
Place of birth Busan, South Korea
Date of death 7 June 2015(2015-06-07) (aged 55)
Place of death Busan, South Korea
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Centre-back
Youth career
1980–1983 Korea University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1994 Daewoo Royals 150 (7)
National team
1979 South Korea U20
1985[1] South Korea Universiade
1983–1993 South Korea 86 (3)
Teams managed
2007 Yangju Citizen
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 June 2009
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 June 2009

On 7 June 2015, he died because of stomach cancer.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

Club Season League National Cup[a] League Cup Continental Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Daewoo Royals 1984 K League 22 0 22 0
1985 K League 2 0 [b] 2 0
1986 K League 1 0 2 1 [b] 3 1
1987 K League 19 1 19 1
1988 K League 11 0 11 0
1989 K League 9 0 9 0
1990 K League 8 0 8 0
1991 K League 33 2 33 2
1992 K League 25 1 10 1 35 2
1993 K League 6 2 0 0 6 2
1994 K League 14 1 6 0 20 1
Career total 150 7 18 2 168 9

International goalsEdit

Results list South Korea's goal tally first.
Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
October 26, 1985 Tokyo, Japan   Japan 1 goal 2-1 1986 FIFA World Cup qualification
May 25, 1989 Seoul, South Korea     Nepal 1 goal 9-0 1990 FIFA World Cup qualification

HonoursEdit

Korea University

Daewoo Royals

South Korea

Individual

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 유니버시아드 축구代表 확정. Naver.com (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 2 July 1985. Retrieved 7 February 2020.
  2. ^ Son, Seong-sam. [수비 X파일 1] 헤딩수비의 명수 정용환 “플라타너스를 향해 뛰어라” (in Korean). KFA. Retrieved 19 August 2010.
  3. ^ Kim, Hyeon-hoe (9 June 2015). 내 기억 속 첫 번째 대표팀 주장, 故정용환 (in Korean). Sports-G. Retrieved 14 March 2020.
  4. ^ a b 鄭(정)용환 MVP·모범상 "2冠(관)늠름" 기자단투표 선정. Naver.com (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 4 November 1991.
  5. ^ 슈퍼리그 84大長征 회심의 골인「대우王冠」빛나다. Naver.com (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 12 November 1984.
  6. ^ 프로축구 베스트11 선정. Naver.com (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 11 November 1987.
  7. ^ 축구 베스트11 선정 許丁茂 MVP 뽑혀. Naver.com (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 17 January 1985. Retrieved 22 January 2020.
  8. ^ 85축구 베스트11 선정. Naver.com (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 22 January 1986. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  9. ^ 87축구「베스트11」선정. Naver.com (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 22 January 1988. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  10. ^ a b 88MVP 鄭용환 축구협 베스트11선정. Naver.com (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 25 January 1989. Retrieved 14 January 2020.
  11. ^ Jovanovic, Bojan; King, Ian; Morrison, Neil; Panahi, Majeed; Veroeveren, Pieter (16 December 2010). "Asian Nations Cup 1988". RSSSF. Retrieved 12 February 2020.
  12. ^ 曺敏國 25m슛 승부갈라 럭키금성 전국축구 制覇. Naver.com (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 26 December 1988. Retrieved 14 January 2020.

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