|ASIA - AFC NEWS|
December 23, 2002
China National Team Squad named in preparation for the 2003 Four-Nation Tournament
China National Team Head Coach Ma Liangxing today named a 29-player squad. There are three rookies in the list, Tang Lingli, Teng Wei and Wang Jian. and the veteran Xie Huilin has returned to the national team after one-year treatment.
Ma said that most of them would play in the World Cup next year. But first they must prove their ability during the four-nation tournament next year.
The national team has begun its training in Huangpu, Guangdong province for their matches against U.S.A, Germany, and Norway.
After the four-nation tournament, China will visit Europe to play matches.
China National Team Squad
(All from Shanghai TV)
(All from Beijing Chengjian)
(All from Guangdong Haiyin)
Meng Jun (PLA)
(All from Dalian Shide)
(Both from Henan)
(Both from Hebei)
Zhu Jing (From Shandong)
Yu Weimin (From Jiangsu)
Xiao Zhen (From Sichuan Jiannanchun)
Wang Jian (From Tianjin Tongrentang)