Ahn Jung-hwan

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Birthday
27, 1976
Birthplace
South Korea
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
27, 1976 (age 42)
Birthplace
South Korea

About

Retired soccer player most famous for scoring the winning goal for South Korea against Italy in the 2002 FIFA World Cup. He was named as the K League's Most Valuable Player in 1999.

Before Fame

He was born in Paju, Gyeonggi and began his professional career with the K League's Busan Daewoo Royals in 1998.

Trivia

He played for the Italian team Perugia but was dismissed from the team after scoring the goal which eliminated Italy from the 2002 FIFA World Cup.

Family Life

He married Lee Hye-won, who was previously named Miss Korea, in 2001.

Associated With

He and Lee Dong-gook were both named Most Valuable Player of the K League.