When Tan Ruyin hit the net from 40 meters out at the Rio Olympic Women’s Soccer Tournament, the ripples were felt around the world. The Chinese team had not qualified for the London 2012 Olympics but now they were heading […]
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“China’s transfer record kept tumbling” says the Xinhuanet website of the country’s state news agency, reporting that the Jiangsu Suning soccer club splashed out 50 million Euros to buy Brazilian midfielder Alex Teixeria on Friday. The record has been shattered […]
Concluding its three-year-long drive to clean up Chinese soccer, the Chinese Football Association (CFA) punished a total of 58 officials, including former CFA heads Xie Yalong and Nan Yong, and imposed fines of up to one million Yuan (approx. 160,000 […]