China Football Summit 2016 unlock the huge potential of Chinese football
On 29th Mar 2016, Chinese Men’s National Football Team stunned Qatar Men’s National Football Team 2:0, managing to enter Asian Qualifiers Final Round, a strong comeback in 15 years. Chinese National Team’s passionate performance is an eye-catching topic in recent days, a booster to Chinese football market. Chinese National Team’s matches rise to nationwide social concern, which is do doubt a good news for Chinese football industry. With the boost of market reform and influx of capital, football matches in China are gaining greater influence and commercial value, against which, the victory is surely a kindling that fires up people in football industry. Predictable is that various sectors of football are going to grow.
Pioneer Sports will play host to China football Summit 2016 on May 26-27th in Chongming Island, Shanghai under the support of Chongming Sports Bureau and Genbao Football Academy. Shanghai Joint Conference Office of Football Reform and Development examined and passed “Opinions on co-building football-featured Chongming island by Shanghai Sports Bureau, Shanghai Education Committee and Chongming Government”. It is now brought to agenda. Presently, Chongming has formulated 84 grass root teams, nurtured around 350 coaches, weekly selecting one school respectively from elementary, middle and high schools where they roll out football curriculum once a week. With 100 campus teams set up and rich campus football activities, youth students fall in love with football, enjoy football. Chongming now has the most strong football atmosphere in the entire Shanghai, and even across whole China. Genbao Football Academy, through fulfilling various football talent-nurturing causes by launching football training and competitions, aspires to drive improvement of youth campus football and forge a professional team mainly with local players.
To put into practice requirements of the State Council forum, the spirit of national youth campus video and telephone conference and State Council’s “Opinions on Accelerating the Development of Sports Industry and Promoting Sports Consumption”, Shanghai Sports Bureau, Shanghai Municipal Education Commission and Chongming government, through joint study, strive to make full use of Chongming’s advantage of developing football in football pitches, the brand of Genbao Football Academy, talent and the policy of locating national youth training base in Chongming. The plan is to accumulate reproducible and generalizable experience for Shanghai football reform and development, push local football up the ladder. Building a football-featured Chongming is significant for Shanghai football development. It has 3 features: First, campus, grass root and professional levels connecting together; Second, the combination of 3 carriages : Shanghai Sports Bureau, Shanghai Municipal Education Commission and Chongming government that together power the cause of building Chongming football-featured county; Lastly, while leveraging their own advantages respectively, the 3 divisions co-founding a professional Chongming local football club of higher level.
Highlight: Site Tour on Genbao Football Academy:
Genbao Football Academy is nicknamed “La Masia in China”,highly reputed in China. As a coach for over 20 years, Mr. Xu Genbao had trained many players scattered across China. Gao Hongbo and Cheng Yaodong who used to be his students now become coaches. It is not rare that his students play in China national team such as Fan Zhiyi, Wu Lei, Zhang Linpeng, Cai Huikang, there’s hardly any breakage of talent supply chain. He advocates aggressive play, which makes him one of China football icons. He can totally live up to the name “Chinese Ferguson”. Genbao Football Academy is situated in the south of Dongping AAAA forest park, covering 70 acres of land. It has 3.5 standard football pitches, one indoor football pitch with artificial turf surface and a football hotel of 7,000 square meters. Genbao Football Academy nurtured numerous back-up football players for China, contributed a lot to the great cause of revival of China football. On the 2nd day afternoon, Pioneer Sports will organize a tour to Genbao Football Academy, to give all attendees a taste of the glamour of “La Masia in China”.
Chinese Big Capital all confirmed to attend China Football Summit 2016
- LeSports, the holder of 2-year CSL broadcast rights, will show up in China Football Summit 2016 and share their understanding on the status quo of China football industry. Starting with the 2016 season, LeSports and its subsidiaries Zhangyu TV and Soda Soccer will live stream all 240 CSL matches in high definition, allowing hundreds of millions of fans across the world to view the matches live anywhere, anytime. Mr. Yu Hang, Vice President-Strategy of LE SPORTS will deliver a topic about "New Era for CSL and LEeco"
- Wanda Group‘s sports subsidiary to network with attendees in CFS 2016. On March 18, 2016, FIFA and Wanda Group signed a strategic partnership agreement. Wanda Group is the first Chinese corporation to become an official top-level sponsor partner of FIFA with the agreement to be valid for 15 years. It also acquired a reported 44.98 million euros worth of 20% stake in La Liga champions Atletico Madrid. Liu Weidong，Managing Director of Sports Development on behalf of Wanda Group will attend as a delegate.
- Ali Sports, a subsidiary of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, has confirmed to attend and address the summit. Alibaba owns a 50-percent stake in Guangzhou Evergrande FC, one of China's top soccer clubs. As you may know, recently FIFA confirmed an eight-year Presenting Partnership with Alibaba E-Auto, an "Internet car" brand owned by Alibaba Group for the FIFA Club World Cup that will span from 2015 until 2022.
Advantages to jointly host China Football Summit 2016:
Pioneer Sports is a professional football services and strategic management company. We are committed to build a platform for China's football and abroad, while providing football-related strategies, technical consulting services, operations for clubs and organizations. Under the big picture of China pushing forward football development, we jointly host China Football Summit 2016 with Chongming Sports Bureau and Genbao Football Academy, highlighting Chongming’s advantage in football industry. In CFS 2016 Genbao Football Academy’s experience in talent training will be shared, as well as their ambition to forge its international brand. China Football Summit 2016 aims to build an interconnected international platform connecting China and global soccer industry, to push forward the development and prosperity of China’s soccer industry. We’re looking forward to meeting you in Chongming!
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