Country optimisticThen last week with the country more than a week into their training camp they led an open training session with the media invited along. This was well attended by the players with all fit players taking part in the open session. There was also smiles all around with the China captain Zheng Zhi suggesting the players are all confident.
As the 38-year-old captain said, “This should be my last time to play in the Asian Cup so I hope we can have some good results that will give me more good memories at the end of my career.”
We will then discover how they do soon when they kick-off in the UAE on the 7th January against Kyrgyzstan.