China national futsal team

The China national futsal team represents China in international futsal competitions and is controlled by the Chinese Football Association[2] . They have played in 3 FIFA Futsal World Cups.

China
Nickname(s)龙之队 Lóngzhī Duì
(Team Dragon)
AssociationChinese Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Head coachItaly Sergio Gargelli
FIFA codeCHN
FIFA ranking75 (12 May 2020) [1]
Home colours
Away colours
First international
 China 9 – 4 Japan 
(Hong Kong, 1 May 1992)
Biggest win
 China 27 – 1 Guam 
(Macau, China, 20 April 2004)
Biggest defeat
 Brazil 24 – 1 China 
(Singapore, Singapore, 5 December 1997)
World Cup
Appearances3 (First in 1992)
Best resultRound 1 (1992, 1996, 2008)
AFC Futsal Championship
Appearances11 (First in 2002)
Best result4th place, (2008, 2010)
EAFF Futsal Championship
Appearances2 (First in 2009)
Best resultMed 1.png 4 titles, (2009, 2011, 2013, 2015)

Competitive recordEdit

FIFA Futsal World CupEdit

FIFA World Cup Record
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA Dif
  1989 Did not enter
  1992 First Round 3 0 0 3 7 23 -16
  1996 First Round 3 0 0 3 3 18 -15
  2000 Did not enter
  2004 Did not qualify
  2008 First Round 4 0 0 4 5 25 -20
  2012 Did not qualify
  2016
  2020 To be determined
Total 3/9 10 0 0 10 15 66 -51

AFC Futsal ChampionshipEdit

Asian Championship record
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA Dif
  1999 Did not enter
  2000
  2001
  2002 First Round 4 0 0 4 3 34 -31
  2003 First Round 3 0 0 3 9 25 -16
  2004 Quarter Final 4 2 0 2 36 9 +27
  2005 Second Round 6 2 1 3 43 20 +23
  2006 First Round 3 2 0 1 10 8 +2
  2007 First Round 3 1 0 2 4 12 -8
  2008 Fourth place 6 3 0 3 29 21 +8
  2010 Fourth place 6 3 0 3 27 25 +2
  2012 Group stage 3 1 0 2 6 9 -3
  2014 Group stage 3 0 0 3 4 18 -14
  2016 Group stage 3 1 0 2 6 14 -8
  2018 Group stage 3 1 0 2 8 18 -10
  2020 TBD - - - - - - -
Total 12/15 47 16 2 29 184 213 -29

Futsal at the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts GamesEdit

Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games record
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA Dif
  2005 Fourth place 5 2 0 3 12 15 -3
  2007 Fourth place 7 4 1 2 38 18 +20
  2009 Did not enter
  2013 Quarter Finals 3 2 0 1 10 11 -1
  2017 Group Stage 4 1 1 2 15 18 -3
Total 4/5 19 9 2 8 75 62 +13

East Asian ChampionshipEdit

East Asian Championship record
Year Round Pld W D* L GS GA Dif
  2009 Champions 4 4 0 0 38 9 +29
  2013 Champions 4 3 1 0 18 2 +16
Total 2/2 8 7 1 0 56 11 +45

Head-to-Head RecordEdit

Team Pld. W D L GF GA GD
  Afghanistan 1 0 0 1 1 6 -5
  Argentina 2 0 0 2 1 7 -6
  United Arab Emirates 1 0 0 1 1 5 -4
  Egypt 2 0 0 2 6 12 -6
  Australia 5 2 1 2 12 11 +1
  Macau 3 3 0 0 23 2 +21
  Brazil 4 0 0 4 3 40 -37
  East Timor 1 1 0 0 20 1 +19
  Russia 2 0 0 2 2 21 -19
  Finland 1 0 0 1 1 5 -4
  Guam 3 3 0 0 63 2 +61
  Kazakhstan 2 1 0 1 7 8 -1
  South Korea 6 4 1 1 26 20 +6
  Netherlands 6 0 0 6 10 31 -21
  Kyrgyzstan 3 1 0 2 7 16 -9
  Czech Republic 1 0 0 1 3 5 -2
  Qatar 2 1 1 0 6 3 +3
  Kuwait 4 2 0 2 15 21 -6
  Croatia 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3
  Lebanon 3 0 1 2 10 13 -3
  Romania 3 0 0 3 7 10 -3
  Maldives 2 2 0 0 30 3 +27
  Malaysia 4 3 0 1 15 7 +8
  United States 1 0 0 1 1 7 -6
  Mongolia 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3
  Myanmar 6 6 0 0 26 11 +15
  Morocco 1 0 0 1 4 6 -2
  Mexico 4 1 2 1 11 9 +2
  Portugal 1 0 0 1 0 15 -15
  Japan 15 4 1 10 38 62 -24
  Tajikistan 2 2 0 0 10 0 +10
  Thailand 10 2 4 4 33 31 +2
  Chinese Taipei 10 7 2 1 39 13 +26
  Turkmenistan 2 2 0 0 21 3 +18
  Guatemala 1 0 0 1 1 10 -9
  Ukraine 3 0 0 3 2 29 -27
  Uzbekistan 10 1 2 7 19 27 -8
  Spain 2 0 0 2 6 18 -12
  Hong Kong 7 6 0 1 41 10 +31
  Singapore 1 1 0 0 9 5 +4
  New Zealand 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1
  Hungary 2 0 1 1 3 4 -1
  Iraq 3 1 0 2 10 16 -6
  Iran 22 1 2 19 30 149 -119
  Italy 2 0 0 2 2 21 -19
  Indonesia 5 2 0 3 18 23 -5
  England 2 1 0 1 7 8 -1
  Jordan 1 1 0 0 5 1 +4
  Vietnam 10 4 1 5 24 28 -4
Total 187 67 19 101 635 760 -125

Recent MatchesEdit

2019Edit

7 September 2019 (2019-09-07) FriendlyChina  3–2  MyanmarUniversity of Science & Technology, Changsha
18:00
8 September 2019 (2019-09-08) FriendlyChina  4–4  MalaysiaUniversity of Science & Technology, Changsha
18:00
10 September 2019 (2019-09-10) FriendlyChina  v  MexicoChangshu Sports Center, Changshu
18:00

2018Edit

2 February 2018 (2018-02-02) Iraq  4–2  ChinaUniversity of Taipei Gymnasium, Taipei
16:30
Report
Attendance: 100
Referee: Anatoliy Rubakov (Uzbekistan)
4 February 2018 (2018-02-04) China  1–11  IranUniversity of Taipei Gymnasium, Taipei
19:00
Report
Attendance: 216
Referee: Anatoliy Rubakov (Uzbekistan)
6 February 2018 (2018-02-06) China  5–3  MyanmarXinzhuang Gymnasium, New Taipei City
16:30
Report
Attendance: 30
Referee: Darius Turner (Australia)
22 June 2018 FriendlyChina  2–1  New ZealandUniversity of Science & Technology, Changsha
14:30
23 June 2018 FriendlyChina  0–4  VietnamUniversity of Science & Technology, Changsha
14:30
24 June 2018 FriendlyChina  3–3  Russia U-23University of Science & Technology, Changsha
14:30
30 November 2018 (2018-11-30) FriendlyChina  2–3  MexicoChangshu Sports Center, Changshu
15:30
1 December 2018 (2018-12-01) FriendlyChina  4–6  MoroccoChangshu Sports Center, Changshu
15:30
2 December 2018 (2018-12-02) FriendlyChina  3–4  RomaniaChangshu Sports Center, Changshu
15:30

2019Edit

12 December 2019 (2019-12-12) FriendlyTurkmenistan  6–1  ChinaPoreč, Croatia
Report
12 December 2019 (2019-12-12) Futsal Week Winter CupChina  3–2  TurkmenistanPoreč, Croatia
Report

PlayersEdit

Current SquadEdit

Following is the squad for the 2018 AFC Futsal Championship.

Name Date of Birth (Age) Club
Goalkeepers
Zhu Bei (朱蓓) (1991-02-12) 12 February 1991 (age 29)   Wuhan Dilong
Zhou Fan (周凡) (1996-06-17) 17 June 1996 (age 24)   Dalian Yuan Dynasty
Field Players
Zhang Bin (张彬) (1988-04-19) 19 April 1988 (age 32)   Nei Mongol Xuelang
Li Shunying (李顺荧) (1993-10-21) 21 October 1993 (age 27)   Zhuhai Mingshi
Li Zhiheng (李志恒) (1993-11-21) 21 November 1993 (age 27)   Dalian Yuan Dynasty
Zhuang Jianfa (庄健发) (1991-07-23) 23 July 1991 (age 29)   Shenzhen Nanling
Xu Yang (徐洋) (1993-02-14) 14 February 1993 (age 27)   Wuhan Dilong
Zhao Liang (赵亮) (1988-03-26) 26 March 1988 (age 32)   Dalian Yuan Dynasty
Li Jianjia (李健佳) (1986-08-16) 16 August 1986 (age 34)   Shenzhen Nanling
Gu Haitao (顾海涛) (1991-05-12) 12 May 1991 (age 29)   Shenzhen Nanling
Lin Yuchen (林宇辰) (1993-01-09) 9 January 1993 (age 27)   Dalian Yuan Dynasty
Shen Siming (沈思明) (1995-07-26) 26 July 1995 (age 25)   Dalian Yuan Dynasty
Peng Boyao (彭搏耀) (1992-09-24) 24 September 1992 (age 28)   Dalian Yuan Dynasty
Zhang Yameng (张亚朦) (1990-08-09) 9 August 1990 (age 30)   Wuhan Dilong

Previous squadsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Futsal World Ranking
  2. ^ "China: The biggest country of Asia where futsal is still a small reality". futsallfeed.com. Retrieved 8 April 2020.