|Full name Cha Jong-Hyok|
Weight 69 kg
Height 1.78 m
|Playing position |
Role Football player
Name Cha Jong-hyok
|Date of birth (1985-09-25) September 25, 1985 (age 30)|
Current teams North Korea national football team (Defender), FC Wil 1900 (#7 / Defender)
Similar People Hong Yong‑jo, Kim Myong‑Won, Kim Jong‑hun, Kim Yong‑jun, Kim Kum‑il
Place of birth Pyongyang, North Korea
2010 Fifa World Cup
Cha played for Amrokgang in the DPR Korea League from 2005 to 2010. He helped them to the League title in 2007, but the number of games he has played and goals he has scored for them is still unknown. On 27 June 2010, Cha signed a contract with Swiss Challenge League team FC Wil. Cha spent 5 seasons with the Swiss club, making 113 league appearances and scoring 2 goals.
Cha has been a part of the National team since 2005, and has won 43 caps for them. He played an integral part of the North Korea team that qualified for the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa and started as right-back in their opening match against Brazil on 15 June.