Kim Dong-hyun (footballer, born 1984)
|Date of birth||May 20, 1984|
|Place of birth||Daegu, South Korea|
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Playing position||Former Forward|
|2006||→ Rubin Kazan (loan)||4||(1)|
|2007–2008||Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma||46||(6)|
|2010–2011||→ Sangju Sangmu Phoenix (army)||22||(3)|
|2002–2003||South Korea U-20||21||(7)|
|2004||South Korea U-23||9||(3)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 June 2011
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 November 2006
|Revised Romanization||Gim Donghyeon|
He signed a five-year contract with the K-League giants Suwon Samsung Bluewings shortly soon after being a free agent.
In January 2007 he was sold for €1.525 million from Braga for half of his rights.
Match fixing scandal
He was arrested on the charge connected with the match fixing allegations on 29 May 2011. On 17 June 2011, his football career was rescinded by the Korea Professional Football League with other accomplices.
On May 26, 2012, Kim and former baseball player Yun Chan-soo kidnapped a woman surnamed Park and stole her car. In March 2013, Kim was sentenced to three years, plus five years probation.
|Club performance||League||Cup||League Cup||Continental||Total|
|Japan||League||Emperor's Cup||J.League Cup||Asia||Total|
|2003||Oita Trinita||J1 League||1||0||0||0||0||0||-||1||0|
|South Korea||League||KFA Cup||League Cup||Asia||Total|
|2004||Suwon Samsung Bluewings||K-League||24||3||0||0||2||1||-||26||4|
|Portugal||League||Taça de Portugal||Taça da Liga||Europe||Total|
|Russia||League||Russian Cup||Premier League Cup||Europe||Total|
|2006||Rubin Kazan||Russian Premier League||4||1||0||0||-||2||0||6||1|
|Korea Republic||League||FA Cup||K-League Cup||Asia||Total|
|2007||Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma||K-League||25||5||1||0||1||0||10||5||37||10|
|2010||Gwangju Sangmu /
Sangju Sangmu Phoenix
National team statistics
|Korea Republic national team|
- Results list South Korea's goal tally first.
|October 8, 2006||Seoul, South Korea||Ghana||1 goal||1-3||Friendly match|
On 1 June 2011, Kim was arrested on charges of accepting bribes from brokers and attempting to fix their games. He was in the centre of a match-fixing scandal which shook the league, introducing brokers to his teammates and providing accepting bribes to them.
- KFA 축구자료실 국내선수통산 A매치 Archived 2003-05-28 at the Wayback Machine.
- K League players profile[permanent dead link]
- "Sporting Clube de Braga - Futebol SAD announces the Annual Report and Financial Statements for 2006/2007" (PDF). SC Braga (in Portuguese). Portuguese Securities Market Commission. 15 August 2008. Retrieved 10 November 2010.
- "Kim Dong-hyun". National-Football-Teams.com.