Son Hwa-yeon

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Son Hwa-yeon
Argentina vs Korea Republic, 2019 Cup of Nations, 2019-02-28 Son Hwa-yeon Agustina Barroso (48780958268) (cropped).jpg
Son in 2019
Personal information
Date of birth (1997-03-15) 15 March 1997 (age 23)
Place of birth South Korea
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position(s) Forward, Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 11
Youth career
Korea University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2018– Changnyeong 12 (4)
National team
2013 South Korea U17 4 (0)
2015 South Korea U20 5 (4)
2016– South Korea 13 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 August 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 26 August 2018
Son Hwa-yeon
Revised RomanizationSon Hak-gyeong
McCune–ReischauerSon Hak-kyŏng

Son Hwa-yeon (born 15 March 1997) is a South Korean footballer who plays as a forward or a midfielder for Changnyeong in the WK League and the South Korea national team.

Club career[edit]

On 27 December 2017, Son was drafted second overall in the 2018 WK League Draft by Changnyeong.[1] On 23 April 2018, she made her debut in a 1–0 away loss to Suwon UDC.[2] On 30 April 2018, she scored her first goal in a 4–2 home loss to Incheon Hyundai Steel Red Angels.[3]

International career[edit]

Son scored four goals at the 2015 AFC U-19 Women's Championship, helping South Korea finish third and qualify for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. On 3 July 2017, she was named in the squad for the 2017 Summer Universiade; she went on to score three times in the tournament.[4] On 4 June 2016, she scored twice on her senior debut, in a 5–0 win over Myanmar.[5]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list South Korea's goal tally first.


  1. ^ "2018 WK리그 신인 26명, 홍혜지-손화연 '1순위 창녕행'" (in Korean). Korea Football Association (KFA). 27 December 2017. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
  2. ^ "Match Report: Suwon UDC 1–0 Changnyeong" (in Korean). Korea Women's Football Federation (KWFF). 23 April 2018. Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  3. ^ "Match Report: Changnyeong 2–4 Incheon Hyundai Steel Red Angels" (in Korean). Korea Women's Football Federation (KWFF). 30 April 2018. Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  4. ^ "2017년 07월 03일 현재, 여자 유니버시아드 대표팀 명단 (타이베이하계유니버시아드대회 참가)" (in Korean). Korea Football Association (KFA). 3 July 2017. Retrieved 18 June 2018.
  5. ^ "Match Report: South Korea 5–0 Myanmar" (in Korean). Korea Football Association (KFA). Retrieved 18 June 2018.

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