Kim Nam-chun (31), a player from FC Seoul, died suddenly on the 30th.
According to police officials, Kim Nam-chun was found dead in a parking lot above ground in a building in Songpa-gu, Seoul, around 8:20 am on the same day.
The Seoul club also said, "We have confirmed the news of the player's death. We are working on details."
More investigation is needed to determine the exact details of death, but the police are weighing on the possibility that Nam-Chun Kim made an extreme choice through tracking of her activities.
It is believed that there is no situation of death by murder or crime.
Namchun Kim made his professional debut in 2013 after graduating from Kwangwoon University, and was a defender who played only on the Seoul team except for 2017-2018, when he served in the military at Sangju.
He signed a renewal contract with Seoul until 2022 after finishing last season, and played an active part in the K-League 1 22 matches in the ongoing 2020 season.
Including this, the K-League career record is 4 goals and 2 assists in 114 matches.
Shocked by unexpected news, Seoul is set to play the final league match this season with Incheon United at the Seoul World Cup Stadium on the afternoon of the 31st.
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(Photo = FC Seoul website capture, Yonhap News)