1997 Guangzhou Apollo F.C. season

The 1997 season is the 44th year in Guangzhou Football Club's existence, their 30th season in the Chinese football league and the 4th season in the professional football league.

Guangzhou Apollo F.C. 1997
ManagerChinaChen Yiming (to 13 August)
ChinaMai Chao (from 13 August)
StadiumYuexiushan Stadium
Jia-A League8th
FA CupSecond Round
Top goalscorerLeague:
China Peng Weiguo
China Tan Ende (4)

All:
China Peng Weiguo
China Tan Ende
Denmark Riffi Haddaoui (4)
Average home league attendance15,364
← 1996
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SquadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   CHN Dong Guozhi
2 DF   CHN Huang Qineng
3 DF   CHN Peng Changying
4 DF   CHN Chen Yaohua
5 DF   CHN Peng Jinbo
6 FW   CHN Lü Jianjun
7 FW   CHN Hu Zhijun
8 MF   AUS Robert Markovac (from July)
9 MF   CHN Wen Zhijun
10 MF   CHN Peng Weiguo (captain)
11 FW   CHN Tan Ende
12 DF   CHN Mao Zhuojun
15 DF   CHN Huang Haibin
No. Pos. Nation Player
16 DF   CHN Mai Guangliang
17 MF   CHN Liang Jianfeng
18 FW   CHN Zheng Cong
20 MF   CHN Wen Junwu
21 FW   CHN Yuan Junhui
22 FW   CHN Min Jin
23 FW   CHN Feng Yongxiang
25 GK   CHN Tian Ye
26 FW   DEN Riffi Haddaoui (to July)
27 MF   DEN Kim Rasmussen (to April)
27 FW   NGA Dominic Iorfa (from April)
29 GK   AUS Peter Blazincic

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TransfersEdit

WinterEdit

SummerEdit

Match resultsEdit

Friendly matchesEdit

Jia-A LeagueEdit

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16 March 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 1 – 0 Guangdong Hongyuan Guangzhou
Tan Ende   5' Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
23 March 1997 Jinan Taishan Jiangjun 0 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Jinan
Stadium: Shandong Stadium
27 March 1997 Bayi 0 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Shijiazhuang
Stadium: Yutong International Sports Center
30 March 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 2 – 1 Qianwei Huandao Guangzhou
Rasmussen   71'
Peng Weiguo   77'
Jiang Feng   66' Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
6 April 1997 Tianjin Samsung 0 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Tianjin
Stadium: Minyuan Stadium
29 June 1997 Qingdao Hainiu 2 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Qingdao
Liu Zhaoxu   27'
Siame   75'
Stadium: Qingdao City First Stadium
6 July 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 1 – 1 Dalian Wanda Guangzhou
Iorfa   4' Zhang Enhua   31' Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
10 July 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 0 – 3 Beijing Guoan Guangzhou
Inganga   10', 44'
Zhou Ning   72'
Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
13 July 1997 Shanghai Shenhua 0 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Shanghai
Stadium: Hongkou Stadium
20 July 1997 Yanbian Aodong 0 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Yanji
Stadium: Yanji People's Stadium
24 July 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 0 – 3 Sichuan Quanxing Guangzhou
Li Bing   13'
Liu Bin   34'
Yao Xia   71'
Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
27 July 1997 Guangdong Hongyuan 1 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Guangzhou
Brennan   18' Stadium: Guangdong Provincial People's Stadium
3 August 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 0 – 1 Jinan Taishan Jiangjun Guangzhou
Su Maozhen   64' Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
16 November 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 3 – 0 Bayi Guangzhou
Peng Weiguo   28'
Tan Ende   61'
Lü Jianjun   69'
Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
20 November 1997 Qianwei Huandao 3 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Chongqing
Gao Feng   38'
Huang Chuanhong   57'
Gonzales   66'
Stadium: Datianwan Stadium
23 November 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 0 – 0 Tianjin Samsung Guangzhou
Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
30 November 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 3 – 0 Qingdao Hainiu Guangzhou
Peng Weiguo   2', 6'
Tan Ende   30'
Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
4 December 1997 Dalian Wanda 2 – 0 Guangzhou Apollo Dalian
Wang Tao   30'
Ma Zhuojun   43'
Stadium: Jinzhou Stadium
7 December 1997 Beijing Guoan 1 – 1 Guangzhou Apollo Beijing
Olivas   24' Hu Zhijun   10' Stadium: Workers Stadium
14 December 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 0 – 0 Shanghai Shenhua Guangzhou
Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
18 December 1997 Guangzhou Apollo 2 – 1 Yanbian Aodong Guangzhou
Hu Zhijun   4'
Tan Ende   59'
Gao Zhongxun   90' Stadium: Yuexiushan Stadium
21 December 1997 Sichuan Quanxing 1 – 1 Guangzhou Apollo Chengdu
Yao Xia   24' Hu Zhijun   8' Stadium: Chengdu Sports Centre

FA CupEdit

20 April 1997 First Round Tianjin Vanke 1 – 1 Guangzhou Apollo Tianjin
Liu Xiangwei Haddaoui Stadium: Minyuan Stadium
27 April 1997 First Round Guangzhou Apollo 4 – 0 Tianjin Vanke Nanhai, Foshan
Iorfa   47'
Feng Yongxiang   81'
Haddaoui   83', 89'
Stadium: Nanhai Stadium
10 May 1997 Second Round Guangzhou Apollo 1 – 2 Shanghai Shenhua Nanhai, Foshan
Haddaoui   20' (pen.) Xie Hui   3'
Qi Hong   67'
Stadium: Nanhai Stadium
18 May 1997 Second Round Shanghai Shenhua 1 – 1 Guangzhou Apollo Shanghai
Wen Junwu Stadium: Hongkou Stadium

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "广州太阳神队队员出赛统计". Archived from the original on 2011-07-07. Retrieved 2012-08-02.
  2. ^ "1997年全国足球甲级队(A组)联赛". Archived from the original on 2012-09-02. Retrieved 2012-08-14.