Hong Chul

by Rob 27 Jun,2018
Hong Chul
Body Stats
Height 5 Feet 9 Inch
Personal Info
  • Birth Name Hong Chul
  • Birth Place Hwaseong, Gyeonggi, South Korea
  • Famous Name Hong Chul
  • Salary €468,000
  • Nationality South Korean
  • Currently Working For South korea national football team and Samsung Bluewings
  • Currently Married N/A
  • Affair with N/A
  • is-played-fifa-word-cup-2018 1
  • Girlfriend N/A
  • Tatto(s) No
  • Squad No 14
  • Caps 14
  • World Cup Game 1
  • Rank 632

Hong Chul is a South Korean soccer player who plays as left back and left winger for South Korean national football team and Sangju Sangmu on a loan from Suwon Bluewings.


He was used to be as a youth player at Dankook University before began his senior career. The 27-year old footballer is currently managed by the agent of FA.

Early Life

Hong Chul was born on 17th September 1990, in Hwaseong, Gyeonggi, South Korea.w Chul belongs to Asian ethnicity and holds a South Korean nationality.

Net Worth

Hong Chul's current market worth is estimated to be around €750K as of 15th December 2017. Back in 2012, his market value was reported to be around €1.25 million. The South Korean born soccer player, Chul has an annual salary of €468,000 with weekly pay of €9K which he gets through his current club.  However, Chul's net worth is yet to be reviewed.


Hong Chul commenced in the world of football as a youth member at Dankook University. Following that, he began his professional career joining Seongnam IIhwa Chunma in 2010. He left ht club in 2012 after netting 6 goals in 68 appearances.  He was the member of the team that won 2010 AFC Champions League and 2011 FA Cup.

On January 1, 2013, Chul was signed by Suwon Samsung Bluewings while his market price was estimated to be around €1.25 million. He has so far scored 2 goals in 105 appearances. Along with his team, he was awarded 2016 FA Cup.

Chul was loaned to Sangju Sangmu on 6th December 2016, which keeps him until 4th September 2018. So far he has played 27 games scoring 1 goal.

International Career

In 2009, Hong Chul made his international debut with South Korea U-20 where he played 2 games., Following that, he played 12 games for U-23 squad scoring 1 goal.

On 9th February 2011, Hong Chul earned his senior cap with the coach Kwang-Rae Cho in a 0-0 draw against Turkey when he was just 20. He is the member of the team that won 2015 EAFF East Asian Cup.

 As of 2nd June 2018, Hong Chul was called up for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia along with Kim Seung-Gyu, Lee Yong, and Kim Min-Woo. His team lost their first two games in Russia but could still advance to the knockout rounds if they defeat the world champions Germany on 27th June 2018, and Mexico beat Sweden on Wednesday.

However, their task has been made all the more difficult with the news that captain Ki Sung-Yeung will miss the must-win match against the Germans after picking up a calf injury during the match against Mexico.

Personal Life

Currently 27, Chul stands at the height of 1.76m i.e. 5 feet 9 inches and weighs around 67 kg.  Talking about his personal life, Chul isn’t comfortable about talking about his personal life with the media. So, the information about his affairs, girlfriend or marital status isn’t revealed yet.

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