Korean professional football player who is known for his work with the Korean club Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors where he plays as a full back. He is also known for his work as a defender on the South Korean national team as well.
He first started his youth career with the Chugang University Academy where they trained him as a defender. He then went on to make his senior career debut with the Ulsan Hyundai club in 2010. He started playing with the South Korean national team in 2013.
He is known for having won the League Cup in 2011 and the AFC Champions League in 2012 as a part of the Ulsan Hyundai club.
He was born and raised in Ulsan, South Korea and shared a photo with his nephew to Instagram in December of 2014.