Jung Sung-Ryong

South Korea

Jung Sung-Ryong Bio

Who is Jung Sung-Ryong

Jung Sung-Ryong is a well known South Korean Football goalkeeper who began playing in Pohang Steelers is currently playing for the South Korean National; Football team and FC Suwon Bluewings in the Korean League.

Early Life (Childhood)

Jung was born in Gwangju, Gyeonggi Province, South Korea and spent most of his childhood there and began playing in the club Pohang Steelers in 2003 after which he left for Seongnam FC in 2007. He graduated from Sungkyunkwan University.

Interesting Facts

Jung is currently 30 years old and weighs around 86 kgs. He earns 2.5 million Euros. He is of White ethnicity. After south Korean Legend , Lee Woon-jae's retirement, Jung has been considered South Korea's First choice Goalkeeper.

Personal Life

Not much is known about his personal life due to lack of publicity so there are rumors about him being gay which is fallacious because he is married to his long time girlfriend. There haven't been reports about any extra marital affair.


He played for all 4 South Korea's match in 2010 FIFA World Cup. He had conceded 8 goals. Jung was also in the 2014 World Cup squad but was replaced by Kim Seung in the final match against Belgium after a poor performance.


There have been rumors about his gender due to his personal life being private . He was subjected to a controversy when he faile to communicate with the defenders in a match against Nigeria in the 2010 world cup.