LEE Young-Pyo

Date of birth23 April 1977
Place of birthHong Chung
NationalityKorean (KOR)
Weight66 kg
Height1.76 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

An excellent player in the midfield in the centre or on the left, LEE Young-pyo graduated into the Korea full side from the 2000 Olympic team.

One of the dominant figures in his club side, he has great pace, excellent vision and will join any attacks from central midfield.

He was the only player to appear in all of the competitive matches leading up to the 2002 World Cup finals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Anyang LG Cheetahs 01 Jul 1999 08 Jan 2003
PSV Eindhoven 08 Jan 2003 31 Aug 2005
Tottenham Hotspur 31 Aug 2005 27 Aug 2008
Borussia Dortmund 27 Aug 2008

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2003-04 PSV Eindhoven UEFA Champions League 3
2003-04 PSV Eindhoven UEFA Cup 5
1
2004-05 PSV Eindhoven UEFA Champions League 2
2005-06 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
2005-06 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 31
2
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 5
1
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 1
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 20
1
2
2006-07 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Cup 4
1
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur League Cup 4
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur Premier League 17
1
2
2007-08 Tottenham Hotspur UEFA Cup 6


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
17 Sep 2003 PSV Eindhoven v AS Monaco D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
25 Nov 2003 AS Monaco v PSV Eindhoven D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
10 Dec 2003 PSV Eindhoven v Deportivo La Coruña D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group C
26 Feb 2004 Perugia v PSV Eindhoven D 0-0 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
03 Mar 2004 PSV Eindhoven v Perugia D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
11 Mar 2004 Auxerre v PSV Eindhoven D 0-0 UEFA Cup 4th round 1st leg
25 Mar 2004 PSV Eindhoven v Auxerre D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
08 Apr 2004 PSV Eindhoven v Newcastle United D 1-1 UEFA Cup Quarter-final 1st leg
14 Apr 2004 Newcastle United v PSV Eindhoven L 2-1
Agg: 3-2
UEFA Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg
14 Sep 2004 Arsenal v PSV Eindhoven L 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group E
24 Nov 2004 PSV Eindhoven v Arsenal D 1-1 UEFA Champions League Group E


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1998-99 Korea Republic Korea Cup 2
1
1999-00 Korea Republic AFC Asian Cup 9
1
1
1999-00 Korea Republic Annual Match
1
1999-00 Korea Republic CONCACAF Gold Cup 2
1999-00 Korea Republic International Friendly 2
1999-00 Korea Republic LG Cup Four Nations Tournament (Tehran) 2
1
2000-01 Korea Republic FIFA Confederations Cup 2
1
2000-01 Korea Republic Friendship Tounament (UAE) 4
1
1
2000-01 Korea Republic International Friendly 2
2000-01 Korea Republic Korea v China Annual Match 1
1
1
2000-01 Korea Republic LG Cup Four Nations Tournament (Cairo) 2
2000-01 Korea Republic New Year Tournament 1
2000-01 Korea Republic Olympics 3
2001-02 Korea Republic CONCACAF Gold Cup 4
1
1
2001-02 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 5
2001-02 Korea Republic International Friendly 11
2
2002-03 Korea Republic International Friendly 3
1
2002-03 Korea Republic Reunification Match 1
2003-04 Korea Republic AFC Asian Cup 4
2003-04 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 2
2003-04 Korea Republic International Friendly 2
2004-05 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 8
2
1
2004-05 Korea Republic International Friendly 2
2005-06 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 4
2005-06 Korea Republic International Friendly 6
2006-07 Korea Republic AFC Asian Cup 3
2006-07 Korea Republic International Friendly 2
2007-08 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 4
2008-09 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 5
1
2
2009-10 Korea Republic FIFA World Cup 4
2009-10 Korea Republic International Friendly 6
2010-11 Korea Republic AFC Asian Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
12 Jun 1999 Korea Republic v Mexico D 1-1 Korea Cup
15 Jun 1999 Korea Republic v Egypt D 0-0 KOREA CUP
19 Jun 1999 Korea Republic v Croatia D 1-1 KOREA CUP
15 Feb 2000 Canada v Korea Republic D 0-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group D
17 Feb 2000 Korea Republic v Costa Rica D 2-2 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group D
05 Apr 2000 Korea Republic v Laos W 9-0 AFC Asian Cup Qualifying group 6
07 Apr 2000 Korea Republic v Mongolia W 6-0 AFC Asian Cup Qualifying group 6
09 Apr 2000 Korea Republic v Myanmar W 4-0 AFC Asian Cup Qualifying group 2
26 Apr 2000 Korea Republic v Japan W 1-0 ANNUAL MATCH
28 May 2000 Korea Republic v Yugoslavia D 0-0 International Friendly
30 May 2000 Korea Republic v Yugoslavia D 0-0 International Friendly
07 Jun 2000 Korea Republic v FYR Macedonia W 2-1 LG CUP FOUR NATIONS TOURNAMENT (TEHRAN)
09 Jun 2000 Korea Republic v Egypt L 1-2 LG Cup Four Nations Tournament (Tehran) Final
28 Jul 2000 China PR v Korea Republic W 0-1 KOREA v CHINA ANNUAL MATCH
14 Sep 2000 Korea Republic v Spain L 0-3 Olympics Finals Group B
17 Sep 2000 Korea Republic v Morocco W 1-0 Olympics Finals Group B
20 Sep 2000 Korea Republic v Chile W 1-0 Olympics Finals Group B
04 Oct 2000 United Arab Emirates v Korea Republic L 1-1 (2-3) FRIENDSHIP TOURNAMENT (UAE)
07 Oct 2000 Korea Republic v Australia W 4-2 FRIENDSHIP TOURNAMENT (UAE)
13 Oct 2000 Korea Republic v China PR D 2-2 AFC Asian Cup Group B
16 Oct 2000 Kuwait v Korea Republic L 1-0 AFC Asian Cup Group B
19 Oct 2000 Korea Republic v Indonesia W 3-0 AFC Asian Cup Group B
23 Oct 2000 Korea Republic v Iran W 2-1 AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
26 Oct 2000 Korea Republic v Saudi Arabia L 1-2 AFC Asian Cup Semi-final
29 Oct 2000 Korea Republic v China PR W 1-0 AFC Asian Cup 3rd place
20 Dec 2000 Japan v Korea Republic D 1-1 International Friendly
27 Jan 2001 Korea Republic v Paraguay W 1-1 (6-5) NEW YEAR TOURNAMENT 3rd place
08 Feb 2001 Morocco v Korea Republic D 1-1 Friendship Tounament (UAE)
11 Feb 2001 United Arab Emirates v Korea Republic W 1-4 FRIENDSHIP TOURNAMENT (UAE)
14 Feb 2001 Denmark v Korea Republic L 2-0 FRIENDSHIP TOURNAMENT (UAE)
24 Apr 2001 Iran v Korea Republic W 0-1 LG CUP FOUR NATIONS TOURNAMENT (CAIRO)
26 Apr 2001 Egypt v Korea Republic W 1-2 LG CUP FOUR NATIONS TOURNAMENT (CAIRO) Final
25 May 2001 Korea Republic v Cameroon D 0-0 International Friendly
30 May 2001 Korea Republic v France L 0-5 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
01 Jun 2001 Korea Republic v Mexico W 2-1 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
03 Jun 2001 Korea Republic v Australia W 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A
15 Aug 2001 Czech Republic v Korea Republic L 5-0 International Friendly
08 Nov 2001 Korea Republic v Senegal L 0-1 International Friendly
13 Nov 2001 Korea Republic v Croatia D 1-1 International Friendly
09 Dec 2001 Korea Republic v USA W 1-0 International Friendly
19 Jan 2002 USA v Korea Republic L 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals Group B
23 Jan 2002 Korea Republic v Cuba D 0-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Finals Group B
27 Jan 2002 Mexico v Korea Republic W 0-0 (4-2) CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
30 Jan 2002 Costa Rica v Korea Republic L 3-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Semi-final
02 Feb 2002 Canada v Korea Republic L 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup 3rd place
13 Feb 2002 Uruguay v Korea Republic L 2-1 International Friendly
13 Mar 2002 Tunisia v Korea Republic D 0-0 International Friendly
20 Mar 2002 Finland v Korea Republic W 0-2 International Friendly
26 Mar 2002 Turkey v Korea Republic D 0-0 International Friendly
20 Apr 2002 Korea Republic v Costa Rica W 2-0 International Friendly
27 Apr 2002 Korea Republic v China PR D 0-0 International Friendly
16 May 2002 Korea Republic v Scotland W 4-1 International Friendly
21 May 2002 Korea Republic v England D 1-1 International Friendly
26 May 2002 Korea Republic v France L 2-3 International Friendly
14 Jun 2002 Portugal v Korea Republic W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group D
18 Jun 2002 Korea Republic v Italy W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
22 Jun 2002 Korea Republic v Spain W 0-0 (5-3) FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
25 Jun 2002 Korea Republic v Germany L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals semi-final
29 Jun 2002 Korea Republic v Turkey L 2-3 FIFA World Cup Finals 3rd place
07 Sep 2002 Korea Republic v Korea DPR D 0-0 REUNIFICATION MATCH
20 Nov 2002 Korea Republic v Brazil L 2-3 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 Korea Republic v Colombia D 0-0 International Friendly
08 Jun 2003 Korea Republic v Uruguay L 0-2 International Friendly
11 Jun 2003 Korea Republic v Argentina L 0-1 International Friendly
18 Nov 2003 Korea Republic v Bulgaria L 0-1 International Friendly
18 Feb 2004 Korea Republic v Lebanon W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 7
31 Mar 2004 Maldives v Korea Republic D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 7
29 Apr 2004 Korea Republic v Paraguay D 0-0 International Friendly
10 Jul 2004 Korea Republic v Bahrain W 2-0 International Friendly
14 Jul 2004 Korea Republic v Trinidad and Tobago D 1-1 International Friendly
19 Jul 2004 Korea Republic v Jordan D 0-0 AFC Asian Cup Group B
23 Jul 2004 United Arab Emirates v Korea Republic W 0-2 AFC Asian Cup Group B
27 Jul 2004 Korea Republic v Kuwait W 4-0 AFC Asian Cup Group B
31 Jul 2004 Korea Republic v Iran L 3-4 AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final
08 Sep 2004 Vietnam v Korea Republic W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 7
13 Oct 2004 Lebanon v Korea Republic D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 7
17 Nov 2004 Korea Republic v Maldives W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Asia qualifying group 7
09 Feb 2005 Korea Republic v Kuwait W 2-0 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
25 Mar 2005 Saudi Arabia v Korea Republic L 2-0 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
30 Mar 2005 Korea Republic v Uzbekistan W 2-1 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
03 Jun 2005 Uzbekistan v Korea Republic D 1-1 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
08 Jun 2005 Kuwait v Korea Republic W 0-4 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
17 Aug 2005 Korea Republic v Saudi Arabia L 0-1 FIFA World Cup World Cup - AFC 3rd Round
12 Nov 2005 Korea Republic v Sweden D 2-2 International Friendly
16 Nov 2005 Korea Republic v Serbia and Montenegro W 2-0 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 Korea Republic v Angola W 1-0 International Friendly
26 May 2006 Korea Republic v Bosnia and Herzegovina W 2-0 International Friendly
01 Jun 2006 Norway v Korea Republic D 0-0 International Friendly
04 Jun 2006 Ghana v Korea Republic L 3-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2006 Korea Republic v Togo W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
18 Jun 2006 France v Korea Republic D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
23 Jun 2006 Switzerland v Korea Republic L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group G
02 Sep 2006 Korea Republic v Iran D 1-1 AFC Asian Cup Group B
06 Sep 2006 Korea Republic v Taiwan W 8-0 AFC Asian Cup Group B
11 Oct 2006 Korea Republic v Syria D 1-1 AFC Asian Cup Group B
06 Feb 2007 Greece v Korea Republic W 0-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2007 Korea Republic v Uruguay L 0-2 International Friendly
06 Feb 2008 Korea Republic v Turkmenistan W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 3
26 Mar 2008 Korea DPR v Korea Republic D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 3
31 May 2008 Korea Republic v Jordan D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 3
07 Jun 2008 Jordan v Korea Republic W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 3
15 Oct 2008 Korea Republic v United Arab Emirates W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
19 Nov 2008 Saudi Arabia v Korea Republic W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
11 Feb 2009 Iran v Korea Republic D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
01 Apr 2009 Korea Republic v Korea DPR W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
06 Jun 2009 United Arab Emirates v Korea Republic W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
17 Jun 2009 Korea Republic v Iran D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
05 Sep 2009 Korea Republic v Australia W 3-1 International Friendly
14 Nov 2009 Denmark v Korea Republic D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Nov 2009 Korea Republic v Serbia L 0-1 International Friendly
03 Mar 2010 Ivory Coast v Korea Republic W 0-2 International Friendly
24 May 2010 Japan v Korea Republic W 0-2 International Friendly
03 Jun 2010 Spain v Korea Republic L 1-0 International Friendly
12 Jun 2010 Korea Republic v Greece W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
17 Jun 2010 Argentina v Korea Republic L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
22 Jun 2010 Nigeria v Korea Republic D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
26 Jun 2010 Uruguay v Korea Republic L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
14 Jan 2011 Australia v Korea Republic D 1-1 AFC Asian Cup Group C


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.