China National Football Team
'Please pay attention to Chinese track and field.Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:15pm
There were sighs of relief within the Chinese Football Association as the draw for the finals of the 2011 Asian Cup was completed in Doha.
Seeded among the third tier of teams after a disappointing performance in the 2007 event, China faced the prospect of meeting some of the powerhouses of the Asian game.25 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
China face the prospect of being drawn against three of Asia's qualifiers for the World Cup at next year's Asian Cup finals in Qatar after the seeds for the tournament were announced yesterday.23 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
China completed their preparations for the Asian Cup finals when they beat Australian League champions Melbourne Victory 1-0 at Siu Sai Wan Stadium last night. The match was played in three periods of 30 minutes with free entrance for fans, although only a few hundred turned up. The three period format was intended to give players a second break in the heat and humidity.5 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Chinese fans were outraged yesterday after the Shenyang government demolished a historical stadium to make way for a fancy real-estate project.13 Feb 2007 - 12:00am
Dai Yanyan of China faces a double mission when she defends her women's title in the Hong Kong Marathon tomorrow.
With a personal best of two hours and 24 minutes, 25-year-old Dai is certainly the one to beat among a field of quality runners from Africa.11 Feb 2006 - 12:00am
Olympic champions and the world's top-ranked team China are set to clash with world number two Brazil during the Macau leg of the FIVB women's World Grand Prix.30 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
The Chinese Football Association (CFA) will reach a decision on Beijing Hyundai Guoan's controversial walkout by the end of this week, the association announced yesterday.12 Oct 2004 - 12:00am
'They didn't have many options ... they can't just rely on Hao Haidong to score the goals'
Hong Kong's coaching guru Kwok Ka-ming and the architect of the famous '5-19' victory over the mainland 19 years ago, believes China will struggle when they host the continental championship this summer if they don't find a solution to their dependence on veteran striker Hao Haidong.2 Apr 2004 - 12:00am
'We're fighting for one seat. We won't give them a chance'
While much of the talk in the build-up to tonight's World Cup clash has focused on Hong Kong's '5-19' victory 19 years ago, Hong Kong's only win over China is not the most reliable form guide.31 Mar 2004 - 12:00am
A SENIOR Chinese Football Association (CFA) official has played down reports that the Chinese Professional League will be scrapped due to the national team's disappointing results in the World Cup qualifiers.9 Nov 1997 - 12:00am
China's team, hoping to make a first appearance in the World Cup finals next year, will train in Britain next month, according to the China News Service.
The team, who play Iran on September 13 in their first match of the final Asian World Cup qualifying round, will travel to London on August 11 for 10 days of training and will play matches against three English teams.31 Jul 1997 - 12:00am