A young Chinese student balances the ball on his nose as he walks to a training match. Photo: Getty Images A young Chinese student balances the ball on his nose as he walks to a training match. Photo: Getty Images
A young Chinese student balances the ball on his nose as he walks to a training match. Photo: Getty Images

China aims to raise game by increasing football courses at schools

State Council moves responsibility of fostering of youth involvement in soccer from corruption plagued Chinese Football Association to education ministry

A young Chinese student balances the ball on his nose as he walks to a training match. Photo: Getty Images A young Chinese student balances the ball on his nose as he walks to a training match. Photo: Getty Images
A young Chinese student balances the ball on his nose as he walks to a training match. Photo: Getty Images
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