Cho Gue-sung is a South Korean football player. The 24-year-old footballer currently plays as a forward for Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors and the South Korea national team. Playing for his current team, he became the top goalscorer in the 2022 K League 1. Cho played his youth career and his freshman year at Gwangju University. He also joined and played for K League 2 side FC Anyang in 2019. He represented his South Korea football team squad in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
What is Cho Gue-sung Known For?
- Cho Gue-sung is a football player from South Korea.
- He is known for playing with the team, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors as a forward.
- He is globally recognized for his participation in the FIFA World Cup 2022 in the South Korean football team squad.
Where is Cho Gue-sung From?
Cho Gue-sung was born on 25th January 1998. He is from Ansan, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea. He belongs to South-Korean nationality and his ethnicity is South Korean-Asian. His present age is 24 as he celebrated his birthday on 25th January 2022. He has not disclosed the name of his parents to the media. For his education, he attended Gwangju University.
Cho Gue-sung Career Timeline (Football)
- During his youth career, Cho Gue-sung played as a defensive midfielder. Cho spent his freshman year at Gwangju University.
- The University manager, Lee Seung-won evaluated him as a good midfielder but later changed his role to a striker.
- In the year 2019, Cho joined K League 2 side FC Anyang. Then, he was selected for the K League 2 Best XI by becoming the third top goalscorer in his first professional season.
- Then, Cho was transferred to K League 1 club Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors the next year.
- In 2021, he enlisted in the military team Gimcheon Sangmu to serve his military duty and get his stable spot.
- He became the top goalscorer in the 2022 K League 1 and led Jeonbuk to the 2022 Korean FA Cup title.
- Cho Gue-sung made his international career debut for the South Korea national football team on 7th September 2021 in a World Cup qualifier against Lebanon. Cho started the game and was substituted at half-time.
- In the 2022 FIFA World Cup, he will be playing in the South Korean football team squad.
Cho Gue-sung Awards, Honours, and Achievements
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors
- K League 1: 2020
- Korean FA Cup: 2020, 2022
South Korea U23
- AFC U-23 Championship: 2020
- EAFF Championship runner-up: 2022
- K League 2 Best XI: 2019
- Korean FA Goal of the Year: 2020
- K League 1 top goalscorer: 2022
- K League 1 Best XI: 2022
- Korean FA Cup Most Valuable Player: 2022
Cho Gue-sung Transfer News
- Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors on 7 Sept 2022 at the end of the loan
- Gimcheon Sangmu FC on 7 Mar 2021 on loan
- Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors on 28 Jan 2020
- FC Anyang on 3 Jan 2019
- Gwangju Uni on 31 Dec 2015 From Anyang Yth.
Who is Cho Gue-sung Girlfriend?
Cho Gue-sung is currently single and he is not dating anyone right now. The young professional footballer is living a single life without any disturbances. Surfing his social media posts, there is no suspicious anything about his relationship. He is highly focused on his professional career and he is leading a single life happily. His sexual orientation is straight.
How much is Cho Gue-sung Net Worth?
Cho Gue-sung is a professional footballer who plays for Gimcheon Sangmu and the South Korean national team. As of 2022, the net worth of Cho Gue-sung is estimated to be $1 million. His annual salary range from $100K-$500K. Without a doubt, his net worth will surely rise. His main source of wealth comes from his football career. He has worked with some brands, and also he may earn money from sponsorship & endorsement deals. According to his Instagram bio, he is currently associated with Nike. He is satisfied with his earnings at present and he lives a lavish lifestyle from his career earnings.
What is Cho Gue-sung Height?
Cho Gue-sung has a tall height of 1.86 m. His body weight consists of 70 kg. His body type is athletic. His hair color is dark brown and his eye color is black. As a footballer, he frequently hits the gym to maintain his body. He is very conscious about his food intake. He has got a healthy body at present.