Recently, the group leader of U-KISS, Soo Hyun had got an interview with TV Daily and had expressed his thoughts about him becoming a part of the celebrity male soccer team, â€œFC Meanâ€ and then he had revealed that this achievement was all thanks to JYJ Kim Junsuâ€™s twin brother, Junho who had been the one who helped him become the part of the team.
The male singer had stated, â€œI met with Junho hyung a few times during our promotions in China. We had always greeted one another and got along well, but once we recently met at the cinemas out of coincidence.â€ And continued, â€œJunho hyung asked me if I liked soccer, and I said that I liked it even during elementary school. Hyung said he was going to make a soccer team, and asked if I was interested, which is how I became a part of the team.â€
The current team members of the said celebrity soccer team are JYJâ€™s Yoochun, Junsu andÂ Kim Jae Joong, Kim Hyun Joong, B2STâ€™s Doojoon andÂ Lee Ki Kwang, 2AMâ€™sÂ Changmin, Shinhwaâ€™sÂ Lee Minwoo, modelÂ Im Joo Hwan, gagmanÂ Park Sung Kwang, and actorsÂ Park Gun Hyung andÂ Lee Wan.
The professional soccer player Jung Sung Ryong is the one that take the position of being the manager and gagwoman Park Ji Sun as their road manager.
U-KISSâ€™s Soo Hyun had added,Â â€œNow that I think about it, there are a lot of people on our team. I personally really enjoy soccer a lot, so Iâ€™m really happy that I was given this opportunity. Unfortunately, because of the release of our new fifth mini-album, my schedules have become busier and I havenâ€™t been able to play once. I really want to get on the field.â€
The â€œFC Men: are scheduled to have a friendly match against the other three rival soccer teams this coming April 15, 2011 for the â€œ2011 Peace Start Cup Celebrity Soccer Championshipâ€ that are going to be held at the Suwon World Cup Stadium in Gyeonggi-do. Â It seems that this team is gaining more and more players.