Ki Sung-yueng

by IOOIUUU 18 Jun,2018
Ki Sung-yueng
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 2 Inch
Weight in KG 75 kg kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Father Ki Young-ok
  • Mother Nam Yeong-sook
  • Birth Name Ki Sung-yueng
  • Currently Married Han Hye-jin
  • Birth Country Gwangju, South Korea
  • Salary £25,000 per week
  • Famous Name Ki Sung-yueng
  • Children Ki Si-on
  • Nationality South Korean
  • Ethnicity East Asian
  • Is played fifa word cup 2018 1
  • Squad No 4
  • Caps 90 caps
  • World Cup Game 7
  • Currently Club Swansea City A.F.C., South Korea national football team

A professional South Korean footballer Ki Sung-yueng is a captain of the South Korea national team who plays as a central midfielder. He further plays for Swansea City A.F.C. and is currently representing national team in 2018 FIFA World Cup. 

Currently, Ki has the salary of £25,000 per week and his monthly income is £100000. To the sum up, Ki's total income for a year is £1300000. He has been a full international player for South Korea since 2007 and has gained over 90 caps.

Ki Sung-yueng's Early life 

Ki Sung -yueng was born on 24th January 1984, in Gwangju, South Korea to Ki Young-ok and Nam Yeong-sook. He grew up along with his sister Ki Sang-ah. In 2011, Ki moved to Brisbane, Australia, and studied at John Paul College. There he played for the youth football team and won the 2004 Bill Turner Cup. 

Ki received offers from  Korean club FC Seoul and A-League club Queensland Roar in 2005. But he decided to return to South Korea. In Korea, Ki attended Kumho High School and later Kyonggi University.

Ki Sung-yueng's Net worth

From his football career, Ki Sung-yueng earns an astonishing amount of money. Currently, Ki has the market value of £6.3 million. He has been a full international player for South Korea since 2007 and further plays for Swansea City A.F.C.

His weekly salary is £25,000 and makes £100000 per month. Including all his total yearly income is £1300000. Ki is currently ly representing South Korea in 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Ki Sung-yueng's Career

Ki Sung-yueng began playing football since his school days. After returning to South Korea from Australia, Ki joined FC Seoul. During the 2008 season, Ki scored a winning goal against  Suwon Samsung Bluewings in the 92nd minute. However, Ki transferred to Celtic FC during the 2009 season and played until 2011 season. 

Later, Ki signed a three-year contract with Swansea City for around £6 million. But just after a season, Ki transferred to Sunderland on a season-long loan on 31st August 2013. After playing a season, Ki returned back to Swansea in the starting of 2014–15 Premier League season and is still playing for the same club.

Ki Sung-yueng's International Career

Ki made his international debut in the 2007 U-20 World Cup and further played for the South Korea under-23 team. Similarly, he also played at 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Jordan. Ki was picked for 2010 World Cup finals on 1st June 2010. 

Furthermore, Ki won a South Korean Player of the Year award on 20th December 2011. Moreover, he was also selected for 2014 World Cup.  Currently representing South Korea in 2018 FIFA World Cup. 

Ki Sung-yueng's Personal Life

The 29 years old football player stands at the height of 1.87 m (6 feet 2 inch) and has the weight of 75 kg. Along with his successful career, Ki has a successful married life too. Well, Ki is married to an actress Han Hye-jin.

The couple began dating in March 2013. After dating a couple of months, they got engaged in May 2013. Ki and Han filed their marriage registration on 25th June 2013 and finally shared their vows on 1st July 2013 at the Intercontinental Hotel Seoul. They have a daughter Ki Si-on born on 13th September 2015. 

 

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