Bum-Kun Cha - Century of International Appearances


The outstanding (South) Korean player, who obtained 121 international caps with his National Team, in which he scored 55 goals, has entered the symbolic but exclusive circle of players with a Century of Caps. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.

Caps   Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition
  1   7- 5-72	Bangkok 	Iraq    	0-0 [1]	Asian Nations Cup
  2  10- 5-72	Bangkok 	Cambodia	4-1	Asian Nations Cup
  3  12- 5-72	Bangkok 	Kuwait   	1-2	Asian Nations Cup
  4  17- 5-72	Bangkok 	Thailand   	1-1 [2]	Asian Nations Cup
  5  19- 5-72	Bangkok 	Iran    	1-2	Asian Nations Cup  
  6  19- 7-72	Kuala Lumpur	Singapore	4-1	Merdeka Cup
  7  23- 7-72	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	2-0	Merdeka Cup
  8  26- 7-72	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	3-0	Merdeka Cup
  9  29- 7-72	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	2-1	Merdeka Cup
 10  14- 9-72	Tokyo   	Japan   	2-2	
 11  20- 9-72	Seoul   	Thailand	3-0	President's Cup
 12  22- 9-72	Seoul   	Cambodia	3-1	President's Cup
 13  24- 9-72	Seoul   	Malaysia	2-0	President's Cup
 14  27- 9-72	Seoul   	Burma   	0-1	President's Cup
 15  30- 9-72	Seoul   	Malaysia	1-0	President's Cup
 16  22-10-72	Seoul   	Australia	1-1	
 17  24-10-72	Seoul   	Australia	0-2	
 18  18-11-72	Bangkok 	Malaysia	4-1	King's Cup
 19  22-11-72	Bangkok 	Indonesia	1-1	King's Cup
 20  24-11-72	Bangkok 	Singapore	2-0	King's Cup
 21  26-11-72	Bangkok 	Thailand	0-1	King's Cup
 22  19- 5-73	Seoul     	Thailand	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
 23  21- 5-73	Seoul           Malaysia	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 24  23- 5-73	Seoul   	Israel  	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 25  26- 5-73	Seoul   	Hong Kong	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
 26  28- 5-73	Seoul   	Israel  	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 27  23- 6-73	Seoul   	Japan   	2-0	
 28  22- 9-73	Seoul   	Cambodia	6-0	President's Cup
 29  24- 9-73	Seoul   	Indonesia	3-1	President's Cup
 30  28- 9-73	Seoul   	Burma   	0-1	President's Cup
 31  30- 9-73	Seoul   	Malaysia	2-0	President's Cup
 32  28-10-73	Sydney   	Australia	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 33  10-11-73	Seoul   	Australia	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
 34  13-11-73	Hong Kong	Australia	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
 35  16-12-73	Bangkok 	Cambodia	5-0	King's Cup
 36  18-12-73	Bangkok 	Malaysia	0-0	King's Cup
 37  22-12-73	Bangkok 	Burma   	2-0	King's Cup
 38  25-12-73	Bangkok 	Malaysia	2-1	King's Cup
 39  13- 5-74	Seoul   	Cambodia	0-1	President's Cup
 40  15- 5-74	Seoul   	Malaysia	4-0	President's Cup
 41  18- 5-74	Seoul   	Burma   	3-0	President's Cup
 42   4- 9-74	Tehran  	Thailand	1-0	Asian Games
 43   6- 9-74	Tehran  	Kuwait   	0-4	Asian Games
 44   9- 9-74	Tehran  	Iraq      	1-1	Asian Games
 45  11- 9-74	Tehran  	Iran    	0-2	Asian Games
 46  11-12-74	Bangkok 	Indonesia	4-0	King's Cup
 47  13-12-74	Bangkok 	Cambodia	2-1	King's Cup
 48  15-12-74	Bangkok 	South Vietnam	2-2	King's Cup
 49  18-12-74	Bangkok 	Malaysia   	0-0 [3]	King's Cup
 50  20-12-74	Bangkok 	Thailand	3-1	King's Cup
 51  25-12-74	Hong Kong	Indonesia	3-1	
 52  16- 3-75	Bangkok 	Malaysia	1-2	Asian Cup Qualifier
 53  19- 3-75	Bangkok 	South Vietnam	1-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 54  22- 3-75	Bangkok 	Indonesia	1-0	Asian Cup Qualifier
 55  29- 7-75	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	3-1	Merdeka Cup
 56   1- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Hong Kong	1-0	Merdeka Cup
 57   3- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Burma    	3-2	Merdeka Cup
 58   7- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	6-0	Merdeka Cup
 59   9- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	3-1	Merdeka Cup
 60  11- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	5-1	Merdeka Cup
 61  15- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Bangladesh	4-0	Merdeka Cup
 62  17- 8-75	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	1-0	Merdeka Cup
 63   8- 9-75	Seoul   	Japan   	3-0	
 64  21-12-75	Bangkok 	Burma   	3-1	King's Cup
 65  23-12-75	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-2	King's Cup
 66  30-12-75	Bangkok 	Singapore	5-0	King's Cup
 67   4- 1-76	Bangkok 	Burma   	1-0	King's Cup
 68   7- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	1-2	Merdeka Cup
 69  10- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	India   	8-0	Merdeka Cup
 70  12- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	2-0	Merdeka Cup
 71  15- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	2-2	Merdeka Cup
 72  18- 8-76	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	0-0	Merdeka Cup
 73  11- 9-76	Seoul   	Malaysia	4-4	President's Cup
 74  13- 9-76	Seoul   	India   	4-0	President's Cup
 75  17- 9-76	Seoul   	Singapore	7-0	President's Cup
 76  23- 9-76	Seoul   	New Zealand	2-0	President's Cup
 77   4-12-76	Tokyo   	Japan   	2-1	
 78  15-12-76	Bangkok 	Thailand	1-2	King's Cup
 79  17-12-76	Bangkok 	Singapore	4-0	King's Cup
 80  22-12-76	Bangkok 	Malaysia    	1-1 [4]	King's Cup
 81  14- 2-77	Singapore	Singapore	4-0	
 82  27- 2-77	Tel Aviv	Israel  	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 83  20- 3-77	Seoul   	Israel  	3-1	World Cup Qualifier
 84  26- 3-77	Tokyo   	Japan   	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 85   3- 4-77	Seoul   	Japan   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 86  15- 6-77	Seoul   	Japan   	2-1	
 87  26- 6-77	Hong Kong	Hong Kong	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
 88   3- 7-77	Pusan    	Iran    	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
 89  17- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Libya   	4-0	Merdeka Cup
 90  20- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	4-1	Merdeka Cup
 91  22- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	5-1	Merdeka Cup
 92  24- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Burma   	4-0	Merdeka Cup
 93  26- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	1-1	Merdeka Cup
 94  28- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Iraq    	1-1	Merdeka Cup
 95  31- 7-77	Kuala Lumpur	Iraq    	1-0	Merdeka Cup
 96  27- 8-77	Sydney  	Australia	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
 97   3- 9-77	Seoul           Thailand	3-1	President's Cup
 98   5- 9-77	Pusan   	India    	3-0	President's Cup
 99  13- 9-77	Seoul   	Malaysia	3-0	President's Cup
100   9-10-77	Seoul   	Kuwait   	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
101  23-10-77	Seoul   	Australia	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
102   5-11-77	Kuwait City	Kuwait   	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
103  11-11-77	Tehran  	Iran    	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
104   4-12-77	Pusan   	Hong Kong	5-2	World Cup Qualifier
105  12- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Malaysia	3-1	Merdeka Cup
106  14- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Thailand	3-0	Merdeka Cup
107  16- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Singapore	2-0	Merdeka Cup
108  19- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Japan   	4-0	Merdeka Cup
109  22- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Iraq    	2-0	Merdeka Cup
110  25- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Indonesia	2-0	Merdeka Cup
111  29- 7-78	Kuala Lumpur	Iraq    	2-0	Merdeka Cup
112  11- 9-78	Pusan   	Malaysia	2-2	President's Cup
113  13- 9-78	Taegu   	Bahrain 	3-1	President's Cup
114  11-12-78	Bangkok 	Bahrain 	5-1	Asian Games
115  13-12-78	Bangkok 	Kuwait  	2-0	Asian Games
116  15-12-78	Bangkok 	Japan   	3-1	Asian Games
117  17-12-78	Bangkok         China   	1-0	Asian Games
118  20-12-78	Bangkok 	North Korea	0-0	Asian Games
119   2- 6-86	Cd. de México	Argentina	1-3	World Cup
120   5- 6-86	Cd. de México	Bulgaria	1-1	World Cup
121  10- 6-86	Puebla     	Italy   	2-3	World Cup

[1] Lost 2-4 on penalty kicks.
[2] Won 2-1 on penalty kicks.
[3] Won 5-3 on penalty kicks.
[4] Lost 1-2 on penalty kicks.  

Total Record  

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
   121    76   28   17  261-  88     180      74.38

Types of Matches
Friendlies              9
World Cup Qualifiers   20
World Cup               3
Asian Cup Qualifiers    3
Asian Nations Cup       5
Asian Games             9
Merdeka Cup            31
President's Cup        21
King's Cup             20

Total                 121

Cap   2  1 goal
Cap   6  2 goals
Cap   7  1 goal
Cap   9  1 goal
Cap  11  1 goal
Cap  19  1 goal
Cap  26  1 goal
Cap  28  2 goals
Cap  31  1 goal
Cap  35  1 goal
Cap  37  1 goal
Cap  38  1 goal
Cap  41  1 goal
Cap  51  1 goal
Cap  55  1 goal
Cap  58  1 goal
Cap  59  3 goals
Cap  60  1 goal
Cap  61  1 goal
Cap  64  2 goals
Cap  69  3 goals
Cap  71  1 goal
Cap  73  3 goals
Cao  74  1 goal
Cap  75  2 goals
Cap  80  1 goal
Cap  81  1 goal
Cap  83  1 goal
Cap  85  1 goal
Cap  87  1 goal
Cap  89  1 goal
Cap  91  1 goal
Cap  92  1 goal
Cap  95  1 goal
Cap  96  1 goal
Cap  97  1 goal
Cap  98  2 goals
Cap  99  1 goal
Cap 102  1 goal
Cap 108  1 goal
Cao 109  1 goal
Cap 110  1 goal
Cap 114  1 goal
Cap 117  1 goal

Total:  55 goals


About this document

Prepared and maintained by Hyung-Jin Yoon, Roberto Mamrud and Marius Schneider for the Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation

Authors: Hyung-Jin Yoon (janislam@mail.sogang.ac.kr), Roberto Mamrud (robert@elsitio.net) and Marius Schneider (marius.schneider@fifa.org)
Last updated: 23 Oct 2002

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