Kim Jin-hyeon

For the midfielder, see Kim Jin-hyun.
Kim Jin-hyeon
Personal information
Full name Kim Jin-hyeon
Date of birth (1987-07-06) 6 July 1987
Place of birth Suwon, South Korea
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Cerezo Osaka
Number 21
Youth career
2006–2008 Dongguk University
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009– Cerezo Osaka 267 (0)
National team
2005–2007 South Korea U-20 17 (0)
2011– South Korea 12 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20 November 2016.

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20 November 2016
Kim Jin-hyeon
Hangul 김진현
Hanja 金鎮鉉
Revised Romanization Gim Jinhyeon
McCune–Reischauer Kim Jinhyŏn
This is a Korean name; the family name is Kim.

Kim Jin-hyeon (Hangul: 김진현; born 6 July 1987) is a South Korean football goalkeeper who currently plays for Cerezo Osaka in the J. League.

International career

Kim made 3 appearances for South Korea U-20 in the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup.[1] He made his national team debut on 30 May 2012 in a friendly match against Spain.[2]

Kim became the starting goalkeeper for the national team in the 2015 Asian Cup with the exception of the match against Kuwait. He kept a clean sheet throughout the tournament until the final against Australia, where he conceded two goals in a 2-1 defeat. He was later nominated for the Best Goalkeeper award in the tournament but he failed to win it.

Club career statistics

As of 20 November 2016 [3]
Club performance League Cup League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Japan League Emperor's Cup League Cup Asia Total
2009Cerezo OsakaJ. League 250000----500
2010J. League 11900050--240
2015J. League 226000----260
Career total 26701001901703170

International clean sheets

Results list South Korea's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Result Competition
1 10 October 2014 South Korea Cheonan  Paraguay 2–0 Friendly match
2 10 January 2015 Australia Canberra  Oman 1–0 2015 AFC Asian Cup
3 17 January 2015 Australia Brisbane  Australia 1–0 2015 AFC Asian Cup
4 22 January 2015 Australia Melbourne  Uzbekistan 2–0 2015 AFC Asian Cup
5 26 January 2015 Australia Sydney  Iraq 2–0 2015 AFC Asian Cup
6 31 March 2015 South Korea Seoul  New Zealand 1–0 Friendly match
7 24 March 2016 South Korea Ansan  Lebanon 1–0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification


  1. "KIM Jin Hyeon". FIFA. Retrieved 2009-11-18.
  2. "Spain ease past Korea Republic". FIFA. 2012-05-30. Retrieved 2012-05-31.
  3. "Kim Jin-hyeon". Retrieved 2016-11-20.

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