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Lee Dong-gook

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Lee Dong-gook (Korean: 이동국; Hanja: 李同國; Korean pronunciation: [i.doŋ.ɡuk̚]; born 29 April 1979) is a South Korean former professional footballer who is currently vice president of Korea Football Association. who played as a striker. He is a record scorer in the K League 1, and had brief spells in Europe with Werder Bremen and Middlesbrough. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lee Dong-gook has received more than 1,366,065 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia. Lee Dong-gook is the 4,734th most popular soccer player (down from 4,531st in 2019), the 395th most popular biography from South Korea (down from 342nd in 2019) and the 14th most popular South Korean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Lee Dong-gook ranks 4,734 out of 16,880Before him are Filip Kostić, Carlos Daniel Tapia, Heiko Herrlich, Pedro Araya Toro, Adrien Silva, and Henning Berg. After him are Masaaki Mori, Robert Huth, Kiril Metkov, Sergio Canales, Fernando Navarro, and Paul Mariner.

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Among people born in 1979, Lee Dong-gook ranks 224Before him are Wes Brown, Anthony Réveillère, Daniel Narcisse, Epiphanius I of Ukraine, Hindi Zahra, and Nika Melia. After him are Abdulaziz al-Omari, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Dania Ramirez, Alba Rohrwacher, Pierre Womé, and Lee Na-young.

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In South Korea

Among people born in South Korea, Lee Dong-gook ranks 395 out of 944Before him are Faker (1996), Oh Yeon-seo (1987), Jin Goo (1980), Eunhyuk (1986), Ryu Jun-yeol (1986), and Dahyun (1998). After him are Shin Se-kyung (1990), Hyun Jung-hwa (1969), Kang Ji-hwan (1977), Park Bom (1984), Heo Sung-tae (1977), and Gary (1978).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In South Korea

Among soccer players born in South Korea, Lee Dong-gook ranks 14Before him are Shin Tae-yong (1970), Kim Joo-sung (1966), Choi Kang-hee (1959), Lee Woon-jae (1973), Park Chu-young (1985), and Kim Nam-il (1977). After him are Lee Chun-soo (1981), Choi Yong-soo (1973), Lee Jung-soo (1980), Lee Young-pyo (1977), Ki Sung-yueng (1989), and Jang Hyun-soo (1991).

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