Keo Sokngon

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Keo Sokngon
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Personal information
Date of birth (1990-04-30) April 30, 1990 (age 25)
Place of birth Kratié, Cambodia
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Phnom Penh Crown
Number 9
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 Phnom Penh Crown 67 (45)
2011–2012 Samut Sakhon 20 (9)
2012–2015 Boeung Ket Angkor
2015- Phnom Penh Crown 1 (0)
National team
2012 Cambodia U-22 6 (1)
2008–2013 Cambodia U-23 11 (4)
2008– Cambodia 13 (2)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Keo Sokngon (born April 30, 1990 in Kratié, Cambodia[1]) is a Cambodian footballer who plays for Phnom Penh Crown in Cambodian League and also Cambodia national football team. He plays as a striker for his club. His younger brother, Keo Sokpheng, is a player of Phnom Penh Crown too.

Biography[edit]

Sokngon was born to a Chinese Cambodian father and a Vietnamese mother who was born in Tây Ninh Province. Keo Sokngon moved to Vietnam to live with his family when he was 3 years old.[1]

After returning to Cambodia, Sokngon joined Phnom Penh Crown. In the lone stricker position, he scored 12 goals in 2009, contributing significantly to the 2009 Cambodian League championship of Phnom Penh Crown. Soon after, he was called to Cambodia national under-23 football team participate at 2009 Southeast Asian Games Football Tournament. He spent one season with Samut Sakhon in Thailand where he received best player award of the division. After back from Thailand, he signed contract with new league comer Boeung Ket Rubber Field and won the league at that time. On 23 June 2015, he signed contract with Phnom Penh Crown again and his younger brother joined this Cambodian club too.

International goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. April 28, 2009 Dhaka, Bangladesh  Macau 2–1 Won 2010 AFC Challenge Cup qualification
2. October 5, 2012 Yangon, Myanmar  Timor-Leste 1–5 Lose 2012 AFF Suzuki Cup qualification

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b “Sao” Việt ở tuyển Campuchia, Thứ Hai, 20/09/2010, Lao Dong newspaper

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