|China - a country so big and so populated hard to
imagine for Europeans. And it should be a sleeping giant in football. Asking
themselves Europeans could hardly answer questions about this exciting
place of the world although many have a Chinese restaurant just about the
Zhou Yu has been so kind to start to help The Shot That Passed Right Through The Net in beginning to ask and answer some first questions.
|This first update has 3 parts:|
|THIS DOCUMENT IS COMPONENT OF THE
SHOT THAT PASSED RIGHT THROUGH THE NET
-Thanks to Zhou Yu
The next update will have more questions about those three aspects
-You have questions yourself? MAIL here.
There is also The Chen Yang Update.This is more a service to Chinese soccer fans as it is an archive of short reports given by The Shot That Passed Right Through The Net on the Chinese National player playing for German club Eintracht Frankfurt.
|China and football - questions and answers
|How many cities with a population of more than 1.000.000
are there in
you didnt think that maybe you could plus a 0 after 1,000,000. You know, China has a population more than 1,200,000,000, almost 1/5 of the human beings on the earth. So in some big cities, you must be able to know 'how' many so as to ramble on the streets. And in my mind, the nunber that the city hold a population of more than 1,000,000 may be from 34 to37 or so, just as Shanghai, Peking, Guangzhou,Xian, and so on. Among them, there are 3 cities with a population of more than 10 million, Shanghai 13million, Peking 11million and Chongqing 30million(It has large area of suburb region). All these doesn't include the migratory people but includes the human beings of the suburb towns.
How many of them do have a professional football club?
How big is the audience in the stadiums?
How ist the TV situation, how many channels?
How is football (re)presented on TV?
|Actual football: The Asian Games and the final
table of the C-league
|What is the meaning of those coming Asian Games in
particular for football?
The Asian Games is only a synthetic sports meet just like the Olympic Games. As you know the soccer match is one of the competitive matches in the Asian games which covering the whole asian countries as the Olympic including the whole world.
THE FINAL OF THE C-LEAGUE 98
TEAM W D L G F SCORE
1 Dalian Wanda 19 5 2 64 16 62
2 Shanghai Shenghua 11 12 3 43 23 45
3 Beijing Guoan 10 13 3 32 19 43
4 Guangzhou Songri 10 6 10 23 33 36
5 Sichuan Quanxing 8 10 8 32 34 34
6 Qingdao Hainiu 8 8 10 24 30 32
7 Qianwei Huandao 8 8 10 29 29 32
8 Wuhan Hongjinglong 8 8 10 26 32 32
9 Luneng Taishan 8 8 10 38 40 32
10 Shenyang Haishi 7 10 9 20 28 31
11 Yanbian Aodong 9 4 13 25 31 31
12 Shenzhen Pingan 7 9 10 29 43 30
13 Army 8 5 13 27 37 29
14 Guangzhou Apolo 4 8 14 25 41 20* The position from 6 to 9 is based on their net goals among this four teams.Also to the 10 to 11.
* The two teams of the list of the bottom(red) will have to play in the First League next year.