Ji Sung-Park

Where is Park Ji-Sung now?

The first Asian player to captain Manchester United and adored by the fans for his workrate and energy levels, Park Ji-Sung retired from football in 2014 after a short spell with Dutch side PSV Eindhoven.

He is also recognised as the most decorated Asian footballer in history having won four league titles in England and two titles in Holland.

As well as a successful domestic career he was also an influential figure for the South Korea national side winning 100 caps and playing in the 2002, 2006 and 2010 FIFA World Cup finals.

Upon retiring from playing, Park returned to Manchester United as one of their club ambassadors, attending various events and promoting the work the club does within the community.

He has also gradauted from Leicester’s De Montfort University with an International MA in Management, Law and Humanities of Sport with a view to potentially working in the South Korean football league at a later date.

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Ji Sung Park: Premier League Statistics

NationalitySouth Korean
PositionMidfielder
Appearances154
Goals Scored19
Yellow Cards6
Red Cards0
Premier League Teams Played forManchester United, QPR

Statistics courtesy of www.premierleague.com