Kim Jung-nam

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Kim Jung-nam
Personal information
Full name Kim Jung-nam
Date of birth (1943-01-28) January 28, 1943 (age 76)
Place of birth Seoul, Japanese Korea
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Sweeper
Youth career
1963–1966 Korea University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966–1967 ROK Marine Corps
1967–1970 Yangzee
1971–1975 Korea Exchange Bank
National team
1962 South Korea U20
1964–1973 South Korea 67 (0)
Teams managed
1975–1982 South Korea (assistant)
1982–1985 Yukong Elephants (assistant)
1985–1986 South Korea
1985–1992 Yukong Elephants
1988 South Korea
1998 Shandong Luneng
1999 Qingdao Hainiu
2000–2008 Ulsan Hyundai
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Kim Jung-nam
Revised RomanizationGim Jeong-nam
McCune–ReischauerKim Chŏng-nam

Kim Jung-nam (Korean김정남; Hanja金正男; born January 28, 1943) is a South Korean football manager and former football player. He was manager of most win record holder in the K League.[2]



Kim Jung-nam is regarded as one of the greatest South Korean centre-back duos of all time with Kim Ho. He was noted for ball keeping, technical ability and calm defense.

Kim Jung-nam was selected for the national youth team in 1962 and also the national team in the year. He was on the national team until 1973 with 67 caps. He won the 1970 Asian Games with his team. He was also selected for the Summer Olympics qualification three times. In the group of the 1968 Summer Olympics qualification, South Korea finished second. Their points were tied with Japan, the group winners, but they were eliminated by goal difference, and Japan won the bronze medal in the 1968 Summer Olympics.

He managed the South Korea national team for the 1986 FIFA World Cup qualification and South Korea qualified the FIFA World Cup first time in 32 years after the 1954 FIFA World Cup.




South Korea



Yukong Elephants

Ulsan Hyundai

South Korea



  1. ^ 結團式을 거행 亞洲 靑少年蹴球團 (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 11 April 1962.
  2. ^ 열혈팬이 찾아낸 귀중한 1승 (in Korean). Sports Seoul. 19 June 2012.
  3. ^ 서울 출생 / 60년대를 대표하는 축구선수 김정남 님 (in Korean). Yonhap Archive. 6 August 2018.
  4. ^ "김정남 KIM Jeongnam DF" (in Korean). KFA. Retrieved 9 March 2019.
  5. ^ "대통령컵 陽地에" (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 4 November 1968.
  6. ^ "陽地팀 영예의우승 22회종합축구" (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 25 November 1968.
  7. ^ "最優秀에金浩 蹴球베스트11選定" (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 27 December 1969.
  8. ^ "축구記者團 올해『베스트11』선정 最優秀선수에李會澤" (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 30 December 1970.
  9. ^ a b "최우수상 金正男 선수 71년 베스트11도 선정" (in Korean). Kyunghyang. 29 December 1971.
  10. ^ 프로축구 개인賞선정 최우수선수에 魯壽珍 (in Korean). Dong-A Ilbo. 15 December 1989.

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