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Ki Sung-yueng is a professional football/soccer player who played in the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Sung-yueng plays Central midfielder for Swansea City A.F.C. as number 4. Sung-yueng was born on January 24, 1989, in Gwangju, South Korea. This article examines Ki Sung-yueng’s net worth.
As a youth, Ki Sung-yueng played for John Paul College (Brisbane) during 2001-2005, and played for Kumho High School during 2005. Over 2006-2009, Sung-yueng played for FC Seoul earning 64 caps and scoring 7 goals. During 2009-2012, Sung-yueng played for Celtic F.C. earning 66 caps and scoring 9 goals. In 2012-2018, Sung-yueng played for Swansea City A.F.C. earning 139 caps and scoring 12 goals. In 2013-2014, Sung-yueng played for Sunderland A.F.C. (loan) earning 27 caps and scoring 3 goals.
Ki Sung-yueng also played nationally. During 2004, Sung-yueng played for the South Korea national under-17 football team scoring 3 goals, with 6 caps. During 2006-2007, Sung-yueng played for the South Korea national under-20 football team with 16 caps and 2 goals. In 2007-2012, Sung-yueng played for the South Korea national under-23 football team earning 22 caps and scoring 1 goals. In 2008-, Sung-yueng played for the South Korea national football team scoring 10 goals and earning 99 caps.
Sung-yueng won a bronze medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics in the Football at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Men’s tournament event. Sung-yueng won a silver medal in the 2015 AFC Asian Cup in the 2015 AFC Asian Cup event.
Footballers’ (soccer) pay change dramatically based on location and skill set. In Europe, Premier League salaries are around $4-5 million per year, and MLS footballers in the USA receive close to $200,000 per year. In Latin America, players receive around $1-2 million per year, and in China, players receive approximately $200,000. The least paying leagues pay as little as $50,000 per year. Highest earning players in Europe can make $50 million or more. For actual World Cup play, players usually make $500,000 or less.
So what is football/soccer player Ki Sung-yueng’s net worth in 2018? Our estimate for Ki Sung-yueng’s net worth as of 2018 is:
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