|birthday||February 12, 1969|
|place of birth||Seoul , South Korea|
|Years||station||Games (goals) 1|
|1992-1997||Pohang Steelers||110 (14)|
|2003-2004||Los Angeles Galaxy||38(0)|
|Stations as a trainer|
|2012||South Korea Olympic Team|
|2016–||Hangzhou Navel Greentown|
|1 Only league games are given.|
His greatest sporting success was reaching fourth place at the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea. Hong himself was the captain of the South Korean team and was awarded the bronze ball for the third best player of the tournament after the tournament . After the tournament he resigned from the national team and is still the record player for his country with 135 international matches .
In 2012, he led the Olympic team to the first bronze medal for South Korean soccer players at the Olympic Games. Since June 2013 he has been the national coach of the South Korean national soccer team. He resigned from this post after the team's disappointing performance at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil in July 2014. In 2016 he signed a contract with Hangzhou Nabel Greentown as the club's new coach.
- Hong Myung-bo in the database of weltfussball.de
- Is Hong Myung-bo (35, LA Galaxy), an Eternal Libero, More Popular than Handsome Soccer Star David Beckham (29, Real Madrid)? . In: Dong-a Ilbo of March 5, 2004 (English).
- Hong Myung-Bo will be the new national coach of South Korea ( memento of the original from October 9, 2016 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. . In: wm2014-brasilien.net of June 29, 2013.
- South Korea's coach resigns. Report on sport1.de from July 10, 2014 (accessed on July 10, 2014).
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||홍명보 (Korean, Hangeul); 洪明甫 (Korean, Hanja); Hong, Myeong-bo (Revised Romanization); Hong, Myŏngbo (McCune-Reischauer)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||South Korean soccer player and coach|
|DATE OF BIRTH||February 12, 1969|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Seoul , South Korea|