All posts tagged "retirement"

  • Cha Du-ri (Yonhap)
    Send-off ceremony for Cha Du-ri planned for next month

    SEOUL (Yonhap) — A retirement ceremony for South Korean football defender Cha Du-ri will be held next month during a friendly match in Seoul, officials said Wednesday. South Korea is scheduled to host Uzbekistan on March 27...

    • Posted February 12, 2015
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  • Lee Young-pyo
    Lee retires after illustrious football career

    By Jung Min-ho The long, ceremonial departure of Korea’s golden generation of footballers continued with Lee Young-pyo’s retirement news conference in Seoul on Thursday. The 36-year-old fullback, who in his prime displayed an impressive mix of smarts,...

    • Posted November 14, 2013
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  • Young-Pyo Lee will play his last game on Sunday. (AP)
    Lee Young-Pyo to Play His Last Game on Sunday

    One of the most decorated Korean soccer players to retire as Vancouver Whitecap  Former Korean national team soccer player Lee Young-pyo announced his retirement through his Canadian club on Tuesday. The Vancouver Whitecaps FC in the Major...

    • Posted October 24, 2013
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