Hwang Ui-Jo


  • matches played 107
  • goals 41
  • assists 6
  • Last appearance (days ago) 28

Measuring 184cm, Gamba Osaka's average player height surpasses Hwang Ui-Jo by 7cm. So far in the 2018/2019 season, Hwang Ui-Jo already competed in 31 fixtures. He is currently ninth in J.League (Japan) and second in group C of J. League Cup (Japan) with his team Gamba Osaka. Having been born in 1992, on August 28, his age of 26 makes him junior to the average player of Gamba Osaka. Prior to joining Gamba Osaka, Hwang Ui-Jo played for Russia / Belgium / Republic of Korea, Republic of Korea and Seongnam Ilhwa.

He plays with the jersey number 16. In the recent term, he managed to find the net 20 times and provided once additional assists which accounts for 36.6% of Gamba Osaka's goals in J.League 2018 (Japan). He scored an average of 0.6 goals and provided 0 assists per game so far, marking a improved performance when compared to last season, when he had 0.2 strikes and 0 assists per match. Hwang Ui-Jo changed three clubs throughout his career as professional.

He also plays for South Korea. He is playing as forward in Gamba Osaka together with Haruto Shirai, Ademilson, Kazuma Watanabe, Keito Nakamura, Akito Takagi, David Concha, Ryotaro Meshino and Tatsuya Tanaka. The longest period that Hwang Ui-Jo stayed in a team was four years and 5 months in Seongnam Ilhwa (South Korea) Weighing 160.94lb, he measures 8lb more than the average player on Gamba Osaka. His best season was J.League 2018 (Japan), because in this year he had his highest success in terms of both match presence and goals.

Merely six times a card was given to Hwang Ui-Jo in his tenure. His shortest stay in a club has been 23 months in his present-day squad. After an overall look at his career, we can see that he was substituted in 13 times but never out. In the active season, he was taken out more often in contrast to 2017/2018 wherein the contrary happened. As for winning percentages, Hwang Ui-Jo won with Gamba Osaka 100% of their home matches (90% in total) in J.League and simply 0% of their home matches (50% in total) in J. League Cup. Gamba Osaka enjoys a 4-game winning streak during the last 5 games of the current season. Just four days ago he played his latest match.

(Last edited May 12, 2019)