Chu Yung-kwang

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Chu Yung-kwang
Personal information
Date of birth 1920[1]
Place of birth Pyongyang,[1] Korea
Date of death (1982-09-28)28 September 1982 (aged 62)[1]
Place of death Seoul, South Korea
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Seoul Army Club
National team
South Korea
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Chu Yung-kwang
Hangul 주영광
Hanja 朱榮光
Revised Romanization Ju Yeonggwang
McCune–Reischauer Chu Yŏnggwang

Chu Yung-kwang (Hangul: 주영광; 1920 – 28 September 1982) was a South Korean football midfielder who played for the South Korea in the 1954 FIFA World Cup.[2] During this tournament he was captain of South Korea national football team. He also played for Seoul Army Club.


  1. ^ a b c 축구인 주영광씨 별세. Kyunghyang Shinmun (in Korean). Naver. 29 September 1982.
  2. ^ 1954 FIFA World Cup Switzerland

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