South Korea men's national volleyball team

The South Korea men's national volleyball team (Korean : 대한민국 남자 배구 국가대표팀) represents South Korea in international volleyball competitions and friendly matches. The Republic of Korea (ROK) has competed in the Olympic Games eight times, but has not featured since the Sydney 2000 Games. The team's best performance at the Olympic Games was 5th place at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles, California, United States. The national team at the Asian Championship winner four gold medal in 1989 Seoul, 1993 Nakhon Ratchasima, 2001 Changwon and 2003 Tianjin. This performance did not come close to matching their best FIVB World Championship finish of fourth in 1978, when they lost to Cuba in the bronze medal match.

South Korea
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AssociationKorea Volleyball Association
ConfederationAVC
Head coachSouth Korea Im Do-heon
FIVB ranking34 (as of November 26, 2021)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
Summer Olympics
Appearances8 (First in 1964)
Best result5th (1984)
World Championship
Appearances9 (First in 1956)
Best result4th (1978)
Asian Championship
Appearances19 (First in 1975)
Best resultGold Champions (1989, 1993, 2001, 2003)
www.kva.or.kr

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

World ChampionshipEdit

World CupEdit

World Grand Champions CupEdit

World LeagueEdit

Nations LeagueEdit

Asian ChampionshipEdit

Asian GamesEdit

Asian CupEdit

Current squadEdit

The following is the Korean roster called up for the Jincheon Training Camp to represent Korea in the Volleyball at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Men's Asian qualification[1]

Number Name Current Team Birthdate Height (cm) Position
14   Kim Kyu-min Incheon Korean Air Jumbos (1990-12-28) December 28, 1990 (age 30) 197 MB
2   Han Sun-soo Incheon Korean Air Jumbos (1985-12-16) December 16, 1985 (age 35) 189 S
9   Kwak Seung-suk Incheon Korean Air Jumbos (1988-03-23) March 23, 1988 (age 33) 190 OH
10   Jung Ji-seok Incheon Korean Air Jumbos (1995-03-10) March 10, 1995 (age 26) 195 OH
18   Shin Yung-suk Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers (1986-10-04) October 4, 1986 (age 35) 198 MB
11   Choi Min-ho Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers (1988-04-19) April 19, 1988 (age 33) 193 MB
12   Jeon Kwang-in Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers (1991-09-18) September 18, 1991 (age 30) 194 OH
3   Na Gyeong-bok Seoul Woori Card Wibee (1994-04-08) April 8, 1994 (age 27) 198 OH
5   Lee Sang-uk Seoul Woori Card Wibee (1995-07-08) July 8, 1995 (age 26) 183 L
4   Jeong Min-su Uijeongbu KB Insurance Stars (1991-10-05) October 5, 1991 (age 30) 178 L
1   Hwang Taek-eui Uijeongbu KB Insurance Stars (1996-11-12) November 12, 1996 (age 25) 189 S
13   Park Chul-woo Daejeon Samsung Bluefangs (1985-07-25) July 25, 1985 (age 36) 200 OP
7   Heo Su-bong Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers (1998-04-07) April 7, 1998 (age 23) 195 OH
19   Kim Jae-hwi Cheonan Hyundai Capital Skywalkers (1993-09-06) September 6, 1993 (age 28) 201 MB

Former squadsEdit

SquadsEdit

World CupEdit

Ko Hee-jin, Chang Kwang-kyun, Yeo Oh-hyun, Choi Tae-woong (c), Shin Sun-ho, Lee Sun-kyu, Yoon Kwan-yeol, Kim Young-rae, Suk Jin-wook, Lee Hyung-doo, Shin Young-soo and Chang Byung-chul. Head coach: Cha Joo-hyun.

Asian GamesEdit

Shin Young-soo, Han Sun-soo, Kwon Young-min, Moon Sung-min, Yeo Oh-hyun, Kim Hak-min, Kim Yo-han, Ko Hee-jin, Park Chul-woo, Suk Jin-wook (c), Ha Hyun-yong and Shin Yung-suk. Head coach: Shin Chi-yong.
Song Myung-geun, Han Sun-soo (c), Shin Yung-suk, Lee Min-gyu, Park Sang-ha, Kwak Seung-suk, Bu Yong-chan, Choi Min-ho, Jeon Kwang-in, Park Chul-woo, Seo Jae-duck and Jeong Min-su. Head coach: Park Ki-won.

Asian ChampionshipEdit

Asian CupEdit

Kit providersEdit

The table below shows the history of kit providers for the South Korea national volleyball team.

Period Kit provider
2000– Asics

SponsorshipEdit

Primary sponsors include: main sponsors like Shinhan Bank.

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Team Roster - Korea". Donga Sports. Retrieved 16 December 2019.

External linksEdit