Eun Ja Kil Biography, Nationality, Family, Marital Life, Son, Occupation and Net Worth

Eun Ja Kil rose to fame for being the mother of Son Heung-min. Her son is a professional footballer who has been playing for Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the South Korea national team.

Profile Summary

Full Name Eun Ji Kil
Gender Female
Nationality Asian
Occupation House wife
Marital Status Marries
Spouse Son Woong-Jung
Sexual Orientation Straight
Net Worth $20 million – (son, Son Heung-min)

Family Background and Education of Eun Ja Kil

Eun Ja Kil birthplace is South Korea, and she holds South Korean nationality. She is an Asian and they seem to be following Buddhism as her religion. Other than this, there is no further information about Heung-min’s mother since he has been keeping a low profile.

As for her educational background, she must be a well-educated personality as she is a smart woman. The celebrity mother also is supporting her son and husband with their career in football which is a rare situation in Korea. Moreover, she must have had a good childhood and must be close to her parents too.

Eun Ja Kil Biography Age Nationality Family Life Occupation And Net Worth
Eun Ja Kil, her son and husband.

Eun Ja Kil Career Path

The only profession of Eun Ja Kil must be a housewife. As a housewife, the celebrity mother has been completing her every responsibility as a mother, daughter, and wife.

Since Heung-min’s mother has been keeping a low profile, there is no further information about any of her professions. But it is for sure that the South Korean celebrity mother must have had at least one profession when she was young. Currently and for some past years, she has been supporting her family whole heartily without doing any work.

Meet Ja Kil’s Son and His Professional Life

Ja Kil’s son, Son Heung-min has been playing in the position of a forward for the Premier League team, Tottenham Hotspur. At the same time, he is the Captain of the South Korean national team too. He is regarded as one of the top athletes in the world and also the highest Asian footballer. Also, he is popular for his explosive speed, finishing, 2-footedness, and capability to bond game. The footballer was born in Chuncheon, Gangwon Province. He moved to Germany and joined Hamburger SV at the age of just sixteen and made his first appearance in the German Bundesliga in 2010.

In 2013, he went to Bayer Leverkusen for a club top score of 10 million before making a contract with Tottenham worth £22 million after 2 years. He is considered the most costly Asian athlete in history. During his time at Tottenham, he was the highest Asian goal scorer in Premier League and Champions League history. Additionally, he exceeded Cha Bum-Kun top score for maximum goals recorded by a Korean competitor in a European contest. In 2019, the footballer got the title of the 2nd Asian in history to the scope and began a UEFA Champions League ending after Park Ji-sung.

Eun Ji Kil Marital Life 

Eun Ja Kil is a happily married woman and is currently the wife of a Korean man. The name of her husband is Son Woong-Jung who was also a football player back then. In fact, he had signified his home nation South Korea while he played at the level of the youth team.

Since retiring, he has been actively working in running and managing his own academy to this day. He has been one of the inspiring people to motivate youths to choose their careers as a footballer. Since they prefer to keep their relationship private, the information about their love life and past time is not known. In addition to her husband’s career, he has been sharing his knowledge as an athlete with hundreds of youths. He did the same thing to his sons as well who are active in sports like their fathers. Yes, the South Korean couple are the proud parents of their two sons.

The name of their elder son is Heung-Yun Son and the name of their younger son is Son Heung-min. For their sons, their father has played the main role in shaping their careers. Other than this, neither the couple nor their sons are involved in any of the unwanted rumors and controversies.

Eun Ji Kil Body Measurement

Talking about her physical statistics, she has a fair complexion with a pair of brown eyes. She also has a slim body type and black short hair. However, there is no further information about Eun Ja Kil’s body measurements, dress size, and shoe size. As for her son, the athlete has a healthy and well-maintained body structure.

He is 6 feet 0 inches tall and he weighs around 75 kg. Likewise, his body measurements are 38 inches, 32 inches, and 15 inches. The South Korean footballer has also a fair complexion with black eyes and short black hair.

Eun Ja Kil Social Media Handles

Coming to the social media part, Heung min’s mother does not seem to be quite active on social media platforms. On the other side, her son has also been active on these platforms for a long time now. He has an Instagram account with 7.4 million followers as of July 2022.

On his Facebook page, the South Korean footballer has 5.2 million followers. There is no doubt that the footballer has been very popular online as a national player. Furthermore, there are several fan pages made by his fans and followers online.

Eun Ja Kil Net Worth 2023

Since Eun Ja Kil does not have any professions, she also has no net worth. She has been working as a housewife to help her family grow healthy. As for his son’s net worth, it is estimated to be approximately $20 million USD.

Likewise, he has been earning £140,000 every week and another £7.28 million every year. He has been earning all this money from his football career and even from several endorsements and sponsorships. The South Korean athlete has been living a healthy life with his family in Korea.


Eun Ji’s son, Heung-min became the victor of the Premier League Golden Boot award. It was with twenty-three goals in the season between the years 2021 to 2022. In fact, he became the 1st Asian athlete to attempt it. Mutually, he gets hold of 2 finals with Tottenham: the 2018 to 2019 UEFA Champions League and the 2020 to 2021 EFL Cup.

From 2010 as a full international, he signified South Korea at the FIFA World Cups of 2014 and 2018. He is also Korea’s combined highest scorer in the World Cup together with Park Ji-sung and Ahn Jung-hwan with 3 goals.

At the Asian Games of 2018, he signified his home country, where the club earned gold, also 2011, 2015, and 2019 versions of the AFC Asian Cup. In 2015, Korea was placed, runner-up. Other than his football career, Son is regarded as a sign of national pride in South Korea for his successes.

In 2019, his name is written in the list of the Forbes Korea Power Celebrity 40 where he got 3rd place in 2022. Moreover, he got the Cheongnyong Medal for his accomplishments as a football player in June 2022.

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