Guus Hiddink has with China under-23 posted for the Asian championship for players under 23 years. That tournament will be the beginning of next year’s olympic tickets to earn.
The team will of Hiddink played Tuesday in his latest qualifier in Malaysia with 2-2 in the host country.
Malaysia under-23 was two times ahead of by Zhu Chenjie (own goal) and Danial Haqim, but the former Vitesse and ADO Den Haag striker Yuning Zhang and Jiang Shenglong gave China a point. The last goal of the visitors fell only in the 84th minute.
China under-23 won the last few days with a 5-0 Laos and 8-0 of the Philippines, of which the team with seven points as the ends up first in group J. Malaysia under-23 also has seven points but less goal difference (+13 to +4).
Hiddink will stop if China does not Play retrieves
The eleven group winners and the four best runners are allowed to participate in the Asian championship for players under 23 years, where in January 2020, three tickets available for the Olympic Games later that year in Tokyo.
Hiddink has his future as coach of China’s under-23 connected to the Play. He gave at his appointment in september that he immediately stops if his team does not qualify.
The 72-year-old Achterhoeker was previously a trainer of PSV, Fenerbahçe, Real Madrid and the Dutch national team. His previous job as a coach was for Chelsea, on an interim basis. There he joined the end of 2015 in service after the dismissal of José Mourinho.