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Jong wants to be Korean 'ambassador'

January 8, 2013
By ESPN staff
North Korea striker Jong Tae-se has said he wants to be an ambassador between the two Koreas after finalising his move to South Korean club Suwon Samsung.

Jong, 28, was born in Japan but has a North Korean passport because his mother is North Korean.

He represented North Korea at the 2010 World Cup and has scored 15 international goals. His move to Suwon Samsung makes him the fourth, and so far the best-known, North Korean to play in the South.

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