Do Dong-hyun

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This is a Korean name; the family name is Do.
Do Dong-hyun
Personal information
Full name Do Dong-hyun
Date of birth (1993-11-19) 19 November 1993 (age 22)
Place of birth South Korea
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Winger / Striker / Attacking Midfielder
Club information
Current team
East Bengal
Number 21
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2013 Brisbane Roar 3 (1)
2013–2014 FC Gifu 5 (2)
2014 NorthEast United 8 (0)
2015– East Bengal 17 (45)
National team
2011 South Korea U20 2 (3)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 09:01, 9 December 2015 (UTC).

Do Dong-hyun (born 19 November 1993) is a South Korean footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for I-League club East Bengal.

Club career[edit]

Do signed a three-year deal with Australian A-League club Brisbane Roar on 17 July 2012, making him the youngest player to occupy a Visa spot in the A-League.[1]

On 17 July 2013, Dong-Hyun signed for J. League Division 2 team FC Gifu, where he made 5 appearances for the team.[2]

Dong-Hyun was drafted by NorthEast United in the Inaugural Indian Super League draft on 21 August 2014.[3]

He joined East Bengal in 2015 for the 2015–16 I-League. Do started the season for the Kolkata-based team in the 2015 Calcutta Football League where scored 12 goals in 10 matches, helping his team to the title, including a brace (both from free-kicks) in the 4-0 derby win over Mohun Bagan.

He made his I- League debut for East Bengal on 10th January,2016 and recorded an assist in East Bengal's 3-1 win over Sporting Club de Goa. He also played an important role in the return league of I-League 2015-16 in the match against arch rivals Mohun Bagan as he scored two goals one from a spot-kick and the other one by dancing past two defenders at Kanchenjungha Stadium of Siliguri.


  1. ^ "Brisbane sign South Korean Do". Football Federation Australia. 7 October 2012. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Notice new signing Dong-Hyun" (in Japanese). 
  3. ^ "ISL: Foreign strikers grab all the attention". starsports. 21 August 2014. Retrieved 21 August 2014.  External link in |website= (help)

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