Photos of actress , SNSD member Soo Young, and Super Junior’s Si Won and Shin Se Kyung meeting ex-professional basketball coach Park Seung Il recently surfaced, gathering the attention of many fans.
Park Seung Il is an ex-professional basketball player and coach, who has unfortunately been suffering from a motor neuron disease called Lou Gehrig’s Disease, or Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). The disease is progressive, fatal, and neurodegenerative, caused by the degeneration of motor neurons, essentially degrading any voluntary muscular movement.
He was unexpectedly greeted by Shin Se Kyung, Soo Young, Super Junior’s Si Won, and actors Yang Dong Geun and Jung Joon, who came to support him during his treatment.
These pictures were actually taken last month and was uploaded onto Park Seung Il’s fan cafe called, ‘Fighting ALS together with Park Seung Il’, but had only caught the netizens’ attentions recently.
Netizens have been particularly touched by the pictures of Soo Young and Shin Se Kyung , giving Park Seung Il heartwarming kisses on his cheek.