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Kim Chi-Woo (Hangul: 김치우; born 11 November 1983) is a South Korean professional footballer who plays for Busan IPark in the K League Challenge.

Kim Chi-Woo
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Kim Chi-woo in 2013
Personal information
Full name Kim Chi-Woo
Date of birth (1983-11-11) 11 November 1983 (age 35)
Place of birth Seoul, South Korea
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left back / Left winger
Club information
Current team
Busan IPark
Number 7
Youth career
2001–2003 Chung-Ang University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2006 Incheon United 49 (0)
2005Partizan (loan) 8 (0)
2007–2008 Jeonnam Dragons 37 (2)
2008–2017 FC Seoul 176 (10)
2011–2012Sangju Sangmu (army) 38 (1)
2018– Busan IPark 28 (1)
National team
2002–2003 South Korea U20 16 (0)
2003–2006 South Korea U23 9 (1)
2006– South Korea 28 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 9 December 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 March 2014
Kim Chi-woo
Revised RomanizationGim Chi-u
McCune–ReischauerKim Ch'iu

Club careerEdit

He joined K-League with signing with Incheon United in 2004. In 2005, he played half season on loan at Serbian FK Partizan winning the championship in 2004-05. When 2006 season is ended, he moved Jeonnam Dragons for bad finance of Incheon United.

FC SeoulEdit

He joined FC Seoul on 31 July 2008.[1]

He scored two at the opening match of the 2009 K-League season against Jeonnam Dragons and he also scored two at the first round match of 2009 AFC Champions League Group F against Sriwijaya FC.

International careerEdit

He was member of South Korea 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship football team and South Korea 2004 Summer Olympics football team.

He played at the 2003 FIFA World Youth Championship in UAE. He played in all match of South Korea that promoted group round 16.

He made his national football team debut in a friendly match against Ghana. On 28 March 2009, he made his international debut goal against Iraq.

On April 1, 2009, he scored the only goal in the 2010 World Cup Qualifier Game between North Korea and South Korea.

International goalsEdit

Scores and results lists South Korea's goals first
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 28 March 2009 Suwon World Cup Stadium, Suwon, South Korea   Iraq 1–1 2–1 Friendly
2. 1 April 2009 Seoul World Cup Stadium, Seoul, South Korea   North Korea 1–0 1–0 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification
3. 25 February 2012 Jeonju World Cup Stadium, Jeonju, South Korea   Uzbekistan 3–0 4–2 Friendly
4. 25 February 2012 Jeonju World Cup Stadium, Jeonju, South Korea   Uzbekistan 4–2 4–2 Friendly
5. 4 June 2013 Camille Chamoun Sports City Stadium, Beirut, Lebanon   Lebanon 1–1 1–1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification



Incheon United


Jeonnam Dragons

FC Seoul


  1. ^ Hyuk Jin, Kwon (2008-07-31). "국가대표 출신 수비수 김치우, 서울로 이적(Kim Chi-woo, a former national team defender, moved to Seoul.)". Newsis.

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