Squid Game has taken the world by storm over the past few weeks, hitting the number one spot on Netflix in 90 countries. We break down everything you need to know about player 199 Ali, and explore the fan theory that claims he is still alive.
Warning massive spoilers ahead!
Player 199, also known as Ali Abdul, entered the Squid Game in order to make money to support his wife and son. The character is originally from Pakistan but he came over to Korea to work and make a new life for his family. He has become known as one of the most lovable, honest and kind-hearted characters in Korean TV history.