Asian Champion Ulsan Hyundai Legend Coach Hong Myung-bo
Ulsan Hyundai has appointed head coach Hong Myung-bo ahead of the 2021 season.
Ulsan Hyundai announced on the 24th that it will appoint Hong Myung-bo as the 11th coach of the team 토토사이트
Coach Hong Myung-bo has experienced various soccer experiences throughout his career in the K-League, Japan’s J-League, and the U.S. MLS. As a member of the national team, he played 136 games and made four consecutive appearances in the World Cup from 1990 to 2002, making him the best defender in the history of Korean football.
After his retirement, he began his coaching career as a coach for the national team in 2005, and later as a coach for the national team and club team (Hangzhou, China) after serving as a coach and coach for the national team. He was the coach of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where he won his first medal in football in South Korean history, as well as coach of the Guangzhou Asian Games and the Brazil World Cup.
Later in 2017, he was appointed executive director of the Korea Football Association and worked for four years, showing outstanding ability as an administrator as well as a leader. Head coach Hong Myung-bo leads the squad with strong charisma, is a style coach who values “one team,” and is the right person to lead Ulsan Hyundai, which will make a new start in 2021.
Coach Hong Myung-bo said, “I experienced everything that I could experience from national representatives, age representatives, overseas league coaches, and administration, but I felt uncomfortable as if I hadn’t done my homework, which seems to be the K-League manager position. I am grateful for being able to contribute as a manager to the K-League that allowed me to be in the present and that the team is Ulsan, which leads the K-League. We will do our best to make Ulsan an exemplary example in all aspects, including performance and fan-friendly activities in the K-League,” he said.
Hong Myung-bo, the new manager, will deliver his determination and thoughts as Ulsan coach to fans through an online press conference on January 7, 2021, and will make an official move on the same day, starting with the team’s meeting with the same day.
Meanwhile, Hongmyeong Protection Team is scheduled to hold winter training in Tongyeong after the convocation.