The Chinese Super League (CSL) 2019 season kicked off in style with a spectacular opening ceremony in Shenzhen on 2 March.
Expectations for the new campaign are higher than ever, with a key focus on further increasing professionalism and quality, and developing the game at all levels. This season, the Chinese Football Association (CFA) has launched the slogan “a better game,” aimed at making China’s leagues more exciting for fans, more sustainable for clubs and a more effective pathway for national teams.
Youth development remains a key focus this season after a year of positive reform in 2018. The CFA recognises that developing youth players is critical to strengthening the future of Chinese football, and as the major stakeholders of the CSL, professional clubs are key to making the stars of tomorrow. In the past few years, clubs have responded positively and acted quickly in this regard......
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