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Kwak Tae-Hwi

Kwak Tae-Hwi
Tae-hwi at the 2015 AFC Asian Cup
Personal information
Full name Kwak Tae-Hwi
Date of birth (1981-07-08) 8 July 1981
Place of birth Chilgok, Gyeongbuk, South Korea
Height 186 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Number 23
Youth career
2000–2003 Chung-Ang University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2007 FC Seoul 28 (1)
2007–2009 Chunnam Dragons 31 (1)
2009–2010 Kyoto Sanga 24 (2)
2010–2013 Ulsan Hyundai 61 (10)
2013–2014 Al Shabab 23 (2)
2014– Al-Hilal 42 (2)
National team
2002–2004 South Korea U-23 0 (0)
2008– South Korea 48 (5)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 May 2015.
† Appearances (goals)

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 October 2015
Kwak Tae-hwi
Hangul 곽태휘
Hanja 郭泰輝
Revised Romanization Gwak Tae(-)Hwi
McCune–Reischauer Kwak T'aehwi

Kwak Tae-Hwi (Hangul곽태휘; born 8 July 1981), is a South Korean football player who currently plays for Al-Hilal FC and South Korea national football team. He is known for his high leap and ability to score goals from set pieces.

International career

Scores and results list South Korea's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1 February 2, 2008 Seoul, South Korea  Turkmenistan 1–0 4–0 2010 World Cup Qualification
2 February 17, 2008 Chongqing, China  China PR 3–2 3–2 2008 East Asian Cup
3 October 15, 2008 Seoul, South Korea  United Arab Emirates 4–1 4–1 2010 World Cup Qualification
4 March 3, 2010 London, England  Ivory Coast 2–0 2–0 Friendly
5 June 8, 2012 Doha, Qatar  Qatar 2–1 4–1 2014 World Cup Qualification
Korea Republic national team
Year Apps Goals
2008 7 3
2009 1 0
2010 8 1
2011 5 0
2012 7 1
2013 5 0
2014 4 0
2015 11 0
Total 48 5



FC Seoul
Ulsan Hyundai


South Korea national football team



  1. ^ Kwak Tae-hwi at

External links

  • Kwak Tae-hwi – K League stats at
  • Kwak Tae-hwi– National Team Stats at KFA (Korean)
  • Kwak Tae-hwi – FIFA competition record
  • Kwak Tae-hwi at
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Song Jung-Hyun
Chunnam Dragons captain
Succeeded by
Yeom Dong-Gyun
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