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25/02/1981 The first Asian player to win the UEFA Champions League is born

Park Ji-sung was born in Goheung County in Jeollanam-do Province in South Korea. He began his career as a member of Myongji University football team before moving to Japan where he played for Kyoto Purple Sanga. He later moved to Europe, where he spent some time in Eindhoven and later joined Manchester United.


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