The dangerous tackle in an under-14 game between Hangzhou and Ningbo on December 10. Photo: Sina Sports The dangerous tackle in an under-14 game between Hangzhou and Ningbo on December 10. Photo: Sina Sports
The dangerous tackle in an under-14 game between Hangzhou and Ningbo on December 10. Photo: Sina Sports

‘Kung fu football’: Chinese under-14 player handed 12-month ban for violent tackle

  • Zhejiang FA bans Lin Moumou for a year following widespread coverage of incident in game between Hangzhou and Ningbo
  • Team criticised after player and staff walked away without checking on victim, who is said to have no long-term injury

Topic |   Chinese Football Association (CFA)
The dangerous tackle in an under-14 game between Hangzhou and Ningbo on December 10. Photo: Sina Sports The dangerous tackle in an under-14 game between Hangzhou and Ningbo on December 10. Photo: Sina Sports
The dangerous tackle in an under-14 game between Hangzhou and Ningbo on December 10. Photo: Sina Sports
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