South Korea

Best Finishes
  • 4th 2002
On the plane's 2018 prediction
Last 16
Most WC Goals
Ahn Jung Hwan 3 Goals
Biggest win
2-0
vs Greece, 2010
Biggest Loss
0-9
vs Hungary, 1954
Red/Yellow Cards
  • 61
  • 2
Cards per game
2.03
Most WC Appearances
Hong Myungbo16 Caps
Tournaments1990, 1994, 1998, 2002

World cup record

Wins

5

Draws

9

Losses

17

Rank

26

Know the score

Dirty scoundrels or little angels? Whipping boys or flat track bullies? Nerves of steel or Gareth Southgate? Good on their travels or homesick? Find out below with our in-depth data analysis.

YellowsPer match
Best
0
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
1.97
per
game
avg
0
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
0.06
per
game
avg
Worst
RedsPer match

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2002Park Ji-Sung
vs Portugal
2
2002Ahh Jung-Hwan
vs Italy
3
2002Hong Myeong Bo
vs USA