Wu Lei celebrates with China teammates after winning against Qatar. Photo: Reuters
Jonathan White
Opinion

Opinion

Jonathan White

Finding Wu Lei: China are starting to lay the foundations of a youth development programme, but when will it bear fruit?

The Shanghai SIPG midfielder was dubbed “China’s Maradona” aged 13 and is closing in on 10 years since his competitive debut, but who is ready to follow in his footsteps?

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Wu Lei celebrates with China teammates after winning against Qatar. Photo: Reuters
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