Footballer Leon Jones displays his Chinese name “Lok On” during a match with Scottish club Dunfermline. Photo: Handout
Footballer Leon Jones displays his Chinese name “Lok On” during a match with Scottish club Dunfermline. Photo: Handout
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Why Dunfermline Athletic footballer Leon Jones plays as ‘Lok On’ in Scottish Championship – ‘it’s important to acknowledge my Chinese heritage’

  • The 23-year-old former Scotland youth captain opts to change name on back of his shirt at Fife-based club
  • ‘I’m extremely proud to be half-Chinese,’ says Jones, who dreams of playing for Hong Kong or China

Footballer Leon Jones displays his Chinese name “Lok On” during a match with Scottish club Dunfermline. Photo: Handout
Footballer Leon Jones displays his Chinese name “Lok On” during a match with Scottish club Dunfermline. Photo: Handout
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