Chinese football association flute kooplustige clubs back

The Chinese football association takes action to the shopping spree of the affluent clubs in the country to reduce it.

The Brazilian Oscar on his arrival in China © Belga Image

The coming season should the teams from the Chinese Super League per game, only three foreign players (at the same time), two less than is now the case. A club is permitted to have five foreigners in its nucleus. Each of the first and resembled it must also have two young U23 players participate in a competitiematch, one of them even if basisspeler.

Also, the bond with more stringent rules for the spending of the clubs to change. Chinese clubs sprinkled the last few months with tens of millions to foreign stars such as Graziano Pellè, Oscar, Carlos Tevez and Red Devil Axel Witsel to attract. They hapten to lucrative offers from the Asian country, Xi Jinping, a major football fan, as the president has.

The last couple of weeks and sounds from China criticism on the unbridled buying mood of the clubs. The league believes that the clubs ‘money to burn’ and the development of their own talents in the way. The national federation announced therefore on Monday a package of measures to to to do something about it.

Also read: ‘Why can football clubs afford what in ordinary economy mercilessly?”

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