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Yang Song-guk

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Yang Song-guk (Hangul: 양성국; born 19 August 1944) is a North Korean football forward who played for North Korea in the 1966 FIFA World Cup. There he scored against Portugal in the Quarter-finals at Goodison Park. He also played for Kigwancha Pyongyang. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yang Song-guk has received more than 5,247 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Yang Song-guk is the 4,696th most popular soccer player, the 102nd most popular biography from North Korea and the 7th most popular North Korean Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Yang Song-guk ranks 4,696 out of 16,880Before him are José Vicente Sánchez, Alessandro Diamanti, Cengiz Ünder, Tony Woodcock, Torsten Gütschow, and Andrew Robertson. After him are Eliaquim Mangala, Mousa Dembélé, Franco Selvaggi, Alou Diarra, Thiago Neves, and Andy Auld.

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Among people born in 1944, Yang Song-guk ranks 578Before him are John Onaiyekan, Spartaco Landini, Michael Aschbacher, Akitsugu Konno, Erich Hamann, and Roman Dzindzichashvili. After him are Charles W. Juels, Buchi Emecheta, Igor Tselovalnikov, Loren Shriver, David M. Walker, and Jon E. Ahlquist.

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In North Korea

Among people born in North Korea, Yang Song-guk ranks 102 out of 146Before him are Kim Ok (1964), Kim Iryeop (1896), Pak Ui-chun (1932), Han Pil-hwa (1942), Ri Yong-ho (1956), and Kim Sol-song (1974). After him are Im Shung-hwi (1946), Ji Yun-nam (1976), Hong Yong-jo (1982), Ri Myong-guk (1986), Kim Yong-jun (1983), and Shin Dong-hyuk (1982).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In North Korea

Among soccer players born in North Korea, Yang Song-guk ranks 7Before him are Lee Yoo-hyung (1911), Kim Yong-sik (1910), Kim Sung-gan (1912), Pak Doo-ik (1943), Pak Seung-zin (1941), and Kim Jong-hun (1956). After him are Im Shung-hwi (1946), Ji Yun-nam (1976), Hong Yong-jo (1982), Ri Myong-guk (1986), Kim Yong-jun (1983), and Cha Jong-hyok (1985).