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Hometown of Popular Football Coach Park Hang-seo Pushes to Create Vietnam-style Village

Hometown of Popular Football Coach Park Hang-seo Pushes to Create Vietnam-style Village

SANCHEONG, Nov. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Sancheong County in southeastern South Korea, which has gained fame as the hometown of Park Hang-seo, the popular South Korean head coach of Vietnam’s national football team, will push to build a Vietnam-friendly village to attract more tourists from the Southeast Asian country, officials said Saturday. The South Gyeongsang [...]

Samsung Holds Fan Meeting to Celebrate Release of ‘Park Hang-seo Phone’

Samsung Holds Fan Meeting to Celebrate Release of ‘Park Hang-seo Phone’

SEOUL, Jun. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. introduced “Galaxy S10 Plus Park Hang-seo Edition” smartphone on Saturday at the Samsung Showcase located in Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City, and held a special fan meeting with the head coach of Vietnam’s national football team. Some 100 guests including coach Park, local football fans, and [...]

Vietnamese Company Visits Hometown of Coach Park Hang-seo to Buy Agricultural Products

Vietnamese Company Visits Hometown of Coach Park Hang-seo to Buy Agricultural Products

SANCHEONG, Feb. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — A Vietnamese trading company visited small businesses in the hometown of Park Hang-seo, the head coach of Vietnam men’s national football team, and signed contracts to purchase agricultural products. It was reported on Tuesday that Rung Nho Service Trading Invest Co., a Vietnamese trading company, signed contracts with firms [...]

Park Hang-Seo’s Vietnamese National Football Team Takes World Stage

Park Hang-Seo’s Vietnamese National Football Team Takes World Stage

SEOUL, Feb. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The Vietnamese men’s national football team and the U-23 football team led by South Korean head coach Park Hang-seo are entering the world stage following a series of outstanding performances at multiple international championships. According to Vietnamese media, Luong Xuan Truong, captain of the Vietnamese U-23 national football team, [...]

Park Hang-seo Nominated as an Honorary Ambassador for Sancheong County

Park Hang-seo Nominated as an Honorary Ambassador for Sancheong County

SANCHEONG, Feb. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Sancheong County in South Gyeongsang Province announced on Wednesday that it had nominated Park Hang-seo as an honorary ambassador for the county. Park, who became national hero for his success as the head coach of Vietnam national men’s football team, was visiting his hometown for the South Korean Lunar [...]

Soccer Gear Sales in Soar in S. Korea with Park Hang-seo’s Success in Vietnam

Soccer Gear Sales in Soar in S. Korea with Park Hang-seo’s Success in Vietnam

SEOUL, Dec. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — With Park Hang-seo, the South Korean head coach of Vietnam’s national football team, rewriting history by leading the football squad to victory at the AFF Suzuki Cup for the first time in 10 years, an increasing number of South Koreans are being inspired to hit outdoor soccer fields and [...]

S. Korean Head Coach Chosen as ‘Man of the Year’ by Vietnam’s State Television

S. Korean Head Coach Chosen as ‘Man of the Year’ by Vietnam’s State Television

SEOUL, Dec. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Park Hang-seo, the South Korean head coach of Vietnam’s national football team, has been chosen by Vietnam’s national television broadcaster as Man of the Year. VTV1, Vietnam’s state-owned channel, chose Park for leading Vietnam’s U-23 national football team to a second place finish for the very first time at [...]