FIVB - Volleyball World League

TEAM COMPOSITION


 KOR / Korea

 
Team manager SHIN, HYUN-SAM
Coach PARK, KI-WON
Assistant coach NOH, JIN-SOO
2nd assistant coach KIM, KYOUNG-HOON
Doctor OH, JAE-KEUN
Physiotherapist HAN, JEONG-HO
   
 
    No.   Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  1 Kwang-In Jeon Jeon Kwangin 18.09.1991 194 82 310 300 Kepco 45
  2   Sun-Soo Han Han Sunsoo 16.12.1985 189 80 310 297 Korean Army
  3 Young-Min Kwon Kwon Youngmin 05.07.1980 190 82 315 309 Hyundai Capital Co.
  4   SUNG-MIN MOON MOON Sung-min 14.09.1986 198 89 329 321 Hyundai Capital Co.
  5 OH-HYUN YEO YEO Oh-hyun 02.09.1978 175 70 280 279 Hyundai Capital
  6   Min-Gyu Lee Lee Mingyu 03.12.1992 194 78 305 295 OK Saving Bank
  C 7 Sun-Kyu Lee Lee Sunkyu 14.03.1981 199 90 325 320 Samsung Fire & Marine Insuranc
  8   TAE-HWAN JI JI Tae-hwan 05.06.1986 200 89 330 315 Samsung Fire&Marine Insurance
  9 Seung-Suk Kwak Kwak Seungsuk 23.03.1988 190 81 325 320 Korean Airlines Co.
  10   YOON-SIK YOO YOO Yoon-sik 02.02.1989 198 75 310 300 Korean Airlines Co.
  11 Chul-Woo Park Park Chulwoo 25.07.1985 198 88 332 319 Samsung Fire&Marine Insurance
  12   Min-Ho Choi Choi Minho 28.04.1988 198 86 330 312 Hyundai Capital
  13 Yong-Chan Bu Bu Yongchan 30.11.1989 175 65 290 284 LIG Insurance
  14   Jae-Duck Seo Seo Jaeduck 21.07.1989 195 98 315 305 Kepco 45
  15 Sang-Ha Park Park Sangha 04.04.1986 198 89 327 315 Korean Army
  16   Jeong-Hwan Kim Kim Jeonghwan 23.03.1988 196 94 329 320 Woori Card
  17 KYOUNG-MIN HA HA Kyoung-min 27.07.1982 201 83 320 310 Kepco 45
  18   Yung-Suk Shin Shin Yungsuk 04.10.1986 198 90 335 325 Korean Army
  L 19 Kang-Joo Lee Lee Kangjoo 30.06.1983 185 75 305 290 Samsung Fire&Marine Insurance
  20   Gwang-Guk Kim Kim Gwangguk 13.08.1987 188 77 305 300 Woori Card
  21 Myung-Geun Song Song Myunggeun 12.03.1993 195 85 315 305 OK Saving Bank
  22   Kang-won LEE LEE Kang-won 05.05.1990 198 91 330 312 LIG Insurance
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile

The Korean men’s national team has had an injection of young players for 2013 with their sights firmly set on the 2014 Asian Games and 2016 Olympic Games. 

With coach Ki-Won Park still at the helm, the team hopes to further their 14th place finish at the 2012 World League, which allowed them to qualify for the 2013 season.

In the World League, Korea has finished 13th in 2008, 14th in 2009, 16th in 2010, 13th in 2011 and 14th in 2012.  The national team also finished third at the Asia Men’s Volleyball Championships in 2007 and 2009 and 11th at the 2007 World Cup.


 

 
Coach profile

Park Ki-Won was appointed coach of Korea in 2011. He played for Korea from 1972-1978, helping them to a fourth-place finish at the 1978 World Championship and gold at the 1978 Asian Games. After retiring as a player, Park spent nearly 20 years as a coach in Italy. He led Perugia Sirio to the women's championship in 1987 and Forli Volley to the men's second league title in 1990. In 2002, he coached the Iran men's team to silver at the Asian Games. In 2003, the team beat Japan for the first time in its history and finished third at the Asian Championship in China. In 2007, he returned to Korea and became coach of LIG Insurance men's volleyball team.