Jang Hyun-soo

by John Max 30 Jun,2018
Jang Hyun-soo
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Weight in KG 77 Kg kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Jang Hyun-soo
  • Birth Country Seoul, South Korea
  • Salary €156,000
  • Famous Name Jang Hyun-soo
  • Nationality South Korean
  • Ethnicity Asian
  • Is played fifa word cup 2018 Yes
  • Squad No 20
  • Caps 53
  • World Cup Game 1
  • Currently Club FC Tokyo

Jang Hyun-soo is a South Korean international footballer who currently plays J1 league side FC Tokyo. He has also played for  Guangzhou R&F (2014-17).  Since 2013, the young talent is in the South Korea national team and has been capped 53 times with 3 international goals, as of June 2018.

Jang Hyun-soo's Early Life

A native of Seoul, South Korea, Jang Hyun-soo was born on 28th September 1991. His star sign is Libra. By nationality, he is a South Korean and belongs to Asian ethnicity.

Upon his high school graduation, Hyun-soo enrolled at Yonsei University where he eventually joined the University’s football team.

Jang Hyun-soo's Net Worth and Endorsement

Hyun-soo has earned his wealth hugely through his soccer career. As of now, his annual salary is assumed to be €156,000 with a weekly pay of €3000 and that’s excluding his incentives and bonus from his current club, FC Tokyo.

As of January 2018, his market worth recorded at £585,000. Back in 2014, his market value was £765,000.

His net worth is still under-review.

Jang Hyun-soo's Club career

FC Tokyo

In January 2012, Jang Hyun-soo signed his first official contract with FC Tokyo. In his debut season, he amassed 4 goals in 40 matches.

Guangzhou R&F

In January 2014, He relocated to China to join Guangzhou R&F FC, signing a contract worth £2.03 million. Hyun-soo remained three seasons with the club, playing in 64 matches with 3 goals.

Return to FC Tokyo

In July 2017, Hyun-soo returns back to his former club FC Tokyo. Upon his arrival, he was assigned the shirt No. 48. 

Jang Hyun-soo's International career

Jang Hyun-soo has represented South Korea national team at both youth and senior international level. He was a part of South Korea U-20 and U-23 national team.

In 2013, Hyun-soo made his international debut for South Korea senior national team. His first goal for South Korea came on 5th August 2015, in a 1-1 draw with Japan in 2015 EAFF East Asian Cup. His second and third goal for his national side came on 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification matches against Lebanon and Myanmar.

In May 2018, Hyun-soo was included in South Korea's primary 28 man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup along with his teammates Park Joo-ho, Hwang Hee-chan, and Ki Sung-yueng.

Jang Hyun-soo's Personal Life

Currently twenty-six years old South Korean footballer, Jang Hyun-soo has maintained his personal life in low key. Till date, he has undisclosed information concerning his past and present relationship. Also, he is inactive in Instagram but surfs Twitter where he only tweets his football-related updates and pictures.

With limited information about his love life, he is assumed to be single and unmarried.

Talking about his physique, Hyun-soo stands six feet and two inches tall and weighs 77 kg.  

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