On June 15th, a football match between Argentina and Australia took place at the Beijing Workers' Stadium. However, a zealous fan broke onto the pitch to hug Lionel Messi.
During the recent FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Chinese short video platform Douyin provided full-time and 4K ultra-high-definition free livestreaming content. On December 20, the platform released a report, showing that the cumulative number of livestreaming viewers of the World Cup reached 10.6 billion.
During the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Abdulrahman Fahad al-Thani, a member of the country's ruling family, has become a hit among Chinese fans. On November 27, he officially set up an account on TikTok's sister app for mainland China, Douyin.
On November 20, the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 opened. From manufacturing, brand marketing, cultural derivatives to event broadcasting, the stadium is full of Chinese elements.
Chinese smartphone maker OPPO announced on July 18 that it will partner with UEFA across several competitions including the Champions League, Super Cup, Futsal Champions League Finals and Youth League Finals, for the next two seasons.
Douyin has reached a cooperation agreement with the Chinese Super League (CSL), becoming the football organization's official short video cooperation platform for the new season.
Despite substantial efforts by the NFL at globalizing interest in American football, sports fans in China remain largely indifferent.
On Wednesday, Alipay released a document entitled "Work Summary of Supporting Women's Football in China," which introduced the firm's investments and achievements in supporting women's football in recent years.
According to an official news released by the English Premier League, Chinese streaming platform iQiyi has struck a deal with the English Premier League, giving iQiyi exclusive new media broadcast rights in Mainland China and Macao for the 2021 to 2024 football seasons.
When China’s premier football competition, the Chinese Super League (CSL), kicks off on April 20 many things will be different on and off the pitch, notwithstanding the changed league format in which games will be played in two bio-secure ‘bubbles’ in Suzhou and Guangzhou due to the ongoing pandemic.
Chinese digital broadcaster PPLive announced late Friday that the broadcasting of Serie A football and FA Cup has been suspended due to disagreements between PPLive and IMG.
A significant controversy came when Luneng’s second goal was disallowed, which enabled Guoan to eliminate Luneng 4-3 on aggregate.
After terminating its original contract with its Chinese broadcast rights holder PP Sports, the English Premier League (EPL) is taking legal action against the Chinese streaming platform over the alleged unpaid rights fees.
Both of Hupu and Dongqiudi, two largest football-themed apps in China, have been accelerating their efforts to boost their relationship with fans and effectively increase their market shares.
Four weeks ago, when Bayern Munich historically won the Champions League in Lisbon after winning all 11 matches, its Chinese fans were still riled by the club’s endeavors to collaborate with two members of Teens in Times, a Chinese boy band.
While Espanyol is in its difficult time of remaining in La Liga, its Chinese striker missed a chance that is impossible to miss to score.
As Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) tournament restarted on June 20, Jeremy Lin led Beijing Ducks to its first victory.
In his weekly journal, Wu Lei talked about the latest transfer rumors not only about himself but also about some of his fellow teammates.
Foreign football players working for CSL teams strive to return to China, though, CSL's reopen is far away.
Chinese striker Wu Lei scored in his first game after returning to Espanyol in La Liga. With the critical goal contributed by the 28-year-old star from China, Espanyol defeated Alavés with a final score of 2-0. Espanyol is currently ranked last in Spanish La Liga tournament. The 2-0 victory was a much-needed win to increase […]