No blowing or no blackout, this year's AFC is worth the wait for the performance of China's national youth.
Guo Tianyu scored
National Youth 9 Guo Tianyu scored "single ball" tonight and broke two consecutive games to help the team achieve two-game winning streak.
On May 25th, the 2018 "Panda Cup" International Youth Football Championship ended its second round in Chengdu. In the first round 0-4, they lost to the U-19 team in Hungary and beat Uruguay 2-1. In the 1999 age group, the Chinese national youth team defeated the England team 1-0, ushering in two consecutive victories and winning the "Panda Cup" championship.
The English team scored Uruguay 2-2 in the first round. The English team that came to Chengdu this time is actually more than 2000 players. The England team of this age won the U17 World Cup last year. In addition, in the England team that won the championship last year, many players did not come to China with the team. The English team participating in this "Panda Cup" is a team that mainly plays on the bench. However, from two games, this opponent also attaches great importance to the game.
This does not mean that the Chinese National Youth Team's victory in this game is not worthy of recognition. Many of the England players coming to China from the Premier League clubs have youth training. From the whole game, the English team's strength is still above the Chinese National Youth Team.
In this game, especially in the first half, the overall strength is more The most successful England team took control of the initiative most of the time, and the Chinese team was mostly defensive. After the battle with Yibian, the Chinese national youth team slowly found more opportunities for attack. In the 80th minute, after the Chinese team's steals from the backcourt, Liu Ruozhe straight plugged in. England's two defensive players matched the mistakes and bumped together. Center Guo Tianyu won the “single pole” and then he hurled a goal against the goalkeeper.
The two-game winning streak is the best record for the Chinese National Youth Team since participating in the "Panda Cup." In the first "Panda Cup" competition in 2014, the national youth team of the 1995 age group scored 1 win and 2 losses and finished third. In 2015, Guoqing also won 1Negative record, third place. In 2016, the National Youth Team won the third place with a record of 2 draws and 1 loss. Last year, under the leadership of the German lecturer Issyk, the Chinese National Youth Team ranked directly in the third consecutive losing streak.
After defeating the Hungarian team 4-0 in the opening game, this national youth The team has drawn attention. This National Youth Team in the 1999 age group recruited nine Shanghai Shenhua echelon players. In addition, young players from other clubs including Luneng youth training, including Guo Tianyu, were also recruited. In addition to 14 players of 1999 age, the team also recruited 11 players of the 2000 age group or 2001 age group.
This October, the China National Youth Team will participate in the AFC. Since 2005, China’s national youth has failed to appear on the stage of the World Youth Championship. This National Youth Team is still targeting the World Youth Championship. In this year's "Panda Cup", the opponents of the National Youth Team are the Hungarian, England and Uruguay teams, and their opponents' strength is much higher than in previous sessions. This is the most important warm-up opportunity for the National Youth Team before the Asian Youth Championship. On May 27th, China U19 men's soccer team will usher in the Uruguay team, the last opponent of the current "Panda Cup".
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