July 25, 2020

China football kicks off with minute silence for virus victims

Suzhou (China) (AFP) – The Chinese Super League held a minute’s silence on Saturday before the season kicked off five months late because of the coronavirus pandemic.Players bowed their heads to remember virus victims and medical staff as Fabio Cannavaro’s reigning champions Guangzhou Evergrande faced FA Cup winners Shanghai Shenhua.The opening match of the badly delayed campaign was being played behind closed doors in the city of Dalian, which along with Suzhou is hosting CSL games for the next two months.Wuhan Zall, the club from the city that was ground zero of the pandemic, play newly prom…

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