Kim Pyung-seok
Personal information
Date of birth (1958-09-29) 29 September 1958 (age 62)
Place of birth South Korea
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Professor (Former Defender)
Club information
Current team
Soongsil University
Youth career
1981–1982 Kwangwoon University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1983–1988 Hyundai Horang-i 83 (0)
1989–1990 Yukong Elephants 41 (0)
Total 124 (0)
National team
1983–1987 South Korea 27 (0)
Teams managed
1995 Hyundai Horang-i (Coach)
1996–1999 Incheon Steel WFC
1997–1998 South Korea (Coach)
2000–2001 Kwangwoon Technical High School
2001–2004 Kim Pyung-seok Youth Academy
2005 Uirim Technical High School
2005–2006 Daeyang Electronic Information High School
2006–2007 Cheonan Air & Correspondence High School
2008– Soongsil University (Professor)
Honours
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 October 2008
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 October 2008
Kim Pyung-seok
Hangul
김평석
Hanja
金平錫
Revised RomanizationGim Pyeongseok
McCune–ReischauerKim P'yŏngsŏk

Kim Pyung-seok (Korean김평석; born 29 September 1958) is retired football player and manager.

He played in K League side Hyundai Horang-i and Yukong Elephants in South Korea.

Early life

He started football when he was high school student. He graduated from Yeoido High School, but since the school did not have a football team, he enrolled in another high school, namely Kwangwoon Electronic Technical High School.

He graduated from Kwangwoon Electronic Technical High School, he failed to entrance into a school. He joined the now defunct Nong Hyup FC and played. Two years later, he joined the navy for military duty, and then joined navy football team.

After he was discharged from military service in October 1981, he entered Kwangwoon University. When he was sophomore, his team won the university championship tournament.

Playing career

He left university without graduating when his team won the championship, he joined K League side Hyundai Horang-i. He played for Hyundai Horang-i in K League, he appeared in 83 games. In 1989, he moved to Yukong Elephants and one year later he retired.

His main position was left full back and sometimes played as a central defender and central midfielder. He was member of South Korea in 1983–1987.

Managerial career

He participated 1998 FIFA World Cup for South Korea coach. But he managed to last game of South Korea due to manager Cha Bum-kun was replacement by defeat against Netherlands resulted 0–5. Last game against Belgium resulted draw by 1–1.

Come back to South Korea, he managed high school football team quite long. Also he coached Cha Bum-kun Youth Academy. From 1996 to 1999, he managed South Korean women's football team that Incheon Steel WFC.

Club career statistics

All-Time Club Performance
Club Season League League Cup AFC Champions League Total
Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists
Hyundai Horang-i 1984 28 0 5 - - - - - - 28 0 5
1985 10 0 0 - - - - - - 10 0 0
1986 10 0 2 3 0 0 - - - 13 0 2
1987 27 0 2 - - - - - - 27 0 2
1988 8 0 0 - - - - - - 8 0 0
Total 83 0 9 3 0 0 - - - 86 0 9
Yukong Elephants 1989 21 0 0 - - - - - - 21 0 0
1990 20 0 0 - - - - - - 20 0 0
Total 41 0 0 - - - - - - 41 0 0
Career Totals 124 0 9 3 0 0 - - - 127 0 9

References