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10 iconic K-drama friendships that are certainly #SquadGoals

All of us definitely dream of having a strong and unbreakable circle of friends just like a certain squad starring in a K-drama series.

If you already found your squad, then you are blessed! If you are still in the process of searching, don’t worry, bes! K-drama #SquadGoals is here to cheer you up in finding one!

Without further ado, here are some of the most iconic squads that surely have a special place in the hearts of every K-drama fans:

1. CLOY Soldiers Squad (Crash Landing on You)

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These North Korean soldiers squad of Crash Landing on You will make you fall in love with their strong yet adorable characters. They exhibit the fundamental foundation of friendship: trust and loyalty.

As you watch CLOY, you might as well completely forgot that they are “soldiers” just because of them being “soft” boys when it comes to their bond with Captain Ri and Yoon Se Ri.

2. Fantastic Four (Fight For My Way)

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Love and friendship at once! This squad from Fight For My Way will surely inspire you to chase your dreams and will encourage you to do what you love no matter what people say. The friendship of this Fantastic Four is truly extraordinary!

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3. Swagg Squad (Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo)

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Who would’ve not remembered the iconic “Swegg!” from Weightlifting Fairy Kim Bok Joo food trip queens? Of course, we won’t forget! Through thick and thin, this jolly trio stayed with each other, particularly when having food trips and noraebang bonding.

4. The Trio of Chicago Typewriter

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Just by looking at this gif, it definitely brings back many memories of how pure their friendship is. This trio of Chicago Typewriter taught us that friendship is transcendental; you can still be friends with people regardless of your past stories even in your previous lives.

5. Ssangmundong Squad (Reply 1988)

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Friends are families, too! This Ssangmundong squad of Reply 1988 consists of childhood friends is the epitome of a genuine friendship. The OG squad of all time; a very natural and realistic representation of how true friends contribute to building ourselves and of becoming who we are.

6. Danbam Squad (Itaewon Class)


The Danbam squad is still fresh in our hearts! Itaewon Class shows us that friendship is beyond each other’s differences in gender, race, past experiences, and social status.

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It also teaches us the importance of surrounding ourselves with friends who always believe in our capabilities regardless of any hardships and situation. They lift each other up and so they end up in achieving their goals together. Squad goals!

7. My First First Love Squad

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My First First Love taught us that a friend in need is a friend indeed! Dealing up with their problems as they grew up, they found themselves together in their friend’s house that certainly feels like home. Indeed, true friends will always choose to stay with you through ups and downs; that is what real friends are for.

8. Hwarang Squad (Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth)

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Enemies turn to friends! You will definitely love this squad composed of young and good-looking warriors. Well-known K-actors are cast in Hwarang namely: Park Seo Joon, Park Hyung Sik, Kim Tae Hyung (V of BTS), Choi Min Ho, Do Ji Han, and Jo Yoon Woo.

9. Doldam Hospital Squad (Dr. Romantic)

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The real squad goals! Dr. Romantic is certainly a must-watch Kdrama as it caters an unusual bond of friendship that motivates and inspires each other to attain self-progress in life. It is indeed a K-drama filled with life lessons that everyone can be learned from.

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10. Waikiki Squad (Welcome to Waikiki)

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We all can’t get enough with this squad! This cheerful trio will definitely bring you into another level of laughing experience. They will certainly wipe away your problems with their funny moments and scenes in Welcome to Waikiki.

These are some of the many #SquadGoals in K-drama world. If you dig deeper into watching K-drama series, you will surely be amazed by how they gave us a glimpse of technique in choosing our friends as well as making us realize the true essence of friendship.

We all wish to have friends who are as loyal as CLOY soldiers squad, as supportive as Danbam squad and definitely as cheerful as Waikiki Squad. They are indeed #SquadGoals, right?

Which K-drama squad is your favorite, bes? Share us your feels!

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  1. Omg. I love this Squad! Sana kasama din yung Prince Squad (Scarlet heart) saka yung Team Alpha! (DOTS).

  2. Love all these squads but I was anticipating Mido and Falasol band, of Yulje Hospital from Hospital Playlist, to make it on the list.

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