Soccer, or football as the Europeans say, is a big sport in South Korea.
The South Korean national team may not have had any major moments except in 2002, but the nation's people absolutely go crazy for the sport.
Soccer players are not just spectacular athletes, a lot of them also have celebrity qualities to them as well. David Beckham, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Zlatan Ibrahimovich, and etc. all are adored by fans all around the world not just for their exceptional athletic skills but also because of who they are, their story, and even because of their handsome looks.
And there are some K-Pop idols who've shown to fans that they're obsessed with the sport as well. Here are some K-Pop idols who would've looked great as professional soccer players.
He definitely would have been somewhat of an Asian Cristiano Ronaldo. His tall and well build physique along with his heart-melting smile would have gained him many fans.
LuHan (former EXO)
He was recently seen in an Adidas commercial with Pharrell Williams, Lionel Messi, and a bunch of other world stars. Look at the way he handles the ball! He definitely would have made a great soccer player.
Luhan at 1:02.
He was the South Korean K-League's ambassador in 2014 and absolutely loves the sport. He once said that he never misses a match when South Korea plays against another national team despite his busy schedule.