Kim Jeffrey Kurniawan. Dia adalah seorang pemain sepak bola tanah air yang kini bergabung di FC Heidelsheim, sebuah klub yang berkompetisi di Verbandsliga Nordbaden Jerman (satu level di bawah divisi 3 Bundesliga). Kim Jeffrey Kurniawan masih tergolong muda karena usianya baru 20 tahun. Kini namanya banyak diperbincangkan di berbagai media Indonesia, baik itu media onlnie maupun offline. Hal ini terkait keinginannya untuk membela Tim Nasional (Timnas) Sepak Bola Indonesia.
"I am a citizen of Germany but if I am called to defend Indonesia, I will change my citizenship to become Indonesian citizens. Maybe could choose both, German and Indonesian passport would be fantastic," according to one interview excerpt between Jeffrey Kim with goal.com about its intention to strengthen the Indonesian national team.
As it is known Jeffrey Kim Kurniawan is a grandson of Kwee Hong Sing which is a former player Persija Jakarta and the Indonesian National Team in the era-the 1950s. At that time Indonesia is handled by the national team coach from Yugoslavia, Antun Pogacnik.
Under the tutelage of Pogacnik, Caps decent shine. Some things to note is the success of Indonesia won the bronze medal in 1958 Asian Games, almost surpass the Soviet Union Lev Yashin reinforced at the Olympics in 1956, beat China in World Cup qualification in 1958, and won the Merdeka Cup in Malaysia in 1961 and 1962. In addition, Kwee Hong Sing also tasted some degree with Persija.
Here is the Bios Kim Jeffrey Kurniawan I acquired from goal.com site:
Full Name: Jeffrey Kim Kurniawan
Place of Birth: Mühlacker (a small town near Stuttgart)
Date of Birth: March 23, 1990
Height: 167 cm
Weight: 60 kg
Bladder Mother Name: Uschi Kurniawan
Bladder father's name: Peter Kurniawan