Shanxi Metropolis F.C.

Shanxi Metropolis

Full name Shanxi Metropolis Football Club

Founded 2 November 2015; 4 years ago (2015-11-02)
Ground Shanxi Sports Centre Stadium, Taiyuan, China
Capacity 62,000
Manager Vom Ca-nhum
League China League Two
2019 League Two, 32nd (relegated)

Shanxi Metropolis Football Club (Chinese: 山西信都足球俱乐部) is a professional Chinese football club that currently participates in the China League Two. The team is based in Taiyuan, Shanxi.

History [ edit ]

Hebei Xinyou F.C. was founded on November 2nd, 2015 in the city of Cangzhou, in Hebei Province, and started to participate in China Amateur Football League. After failing to make it out of group stages 2 seasons in a row, the club moved to Taiyuan, Shanxi Province, and changed its name to Shanxi Metropolis F.C., and won the 2018 Shanxi Super League by beating Shanxi Zhisheng in the finals. Aiming for promotion to China League Two in the same year, they participated in 2018 Chinese Champions League, and although narrowly missing promotion by being eliminated by Hangzhou Wuyue Qiantang at quarter-finals, then losing to Lhasa Urban Construction Investment 1–2 at home, they were later admitted into 2019 China League Two to fill vacancy left by withdrawn team Dalian Transcendence.

Name history [ edit ]

  • 2015–2017 Hebei Xinyou F.C. 河北信友
  • 2018– Shanxi Metropolis F.C. 山西信都

Current squad [ edit ]

As of 12 July 2019 [1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 China GK Chao Kun
3 China DF Wu Wenzhi
5 China DF Zhang Yifeng
6 China FW Shen Tong (on loan from Zibo Cuju)
7 China MF Li Xin
8 China MF Wang Zhe
9 China FW Xue Yuan
11 China MF Yang Lianfeng (on loan from Liaoning F.C.)
16 China MF Hui Ge
19 China FW Li Xiang
21 China MF Liu Zhentao
22 China FW Ma Sheng
23 China DF Ming Haohe
No. Position Player
26 China DF Si Xiao (on loan from Zibo Cuju)
27 China DF Gong Ming
28 China DF Shen Hao
33 China GK Chen Guolong
34 China MF Sun Yi (on loan from Zibo Cuju)
36 China DF Jiang Weipeng (on loan from Qingdao Jonoon)
38 China DF Zhang Bin (on loan from Qingdao Jonoon)
39 China MF Wang Fengyi
41 China FW Abduzair Ablet
42 China MF Zhao Shufeng (on loan from Qingdao Jonoon)
43 China GK Shokret Tursun
44 China MF Wang Yiwei
45 China FW Ablimit Abdurop

Coaching staff [ edit ]

Position Staff
Head coach Chinese Taipei Vom Ca-nhum
Assistant coach

Source: CFA

Managerial history [ edit ]

Results [ edit ]

All-time league rankings

As of the end of 2019 season.

Year Div Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Pos. FA Cup Super Cup AFC Att./G Stadium
2016 4 Group DNQ DNQ DNQ
2017 4 Group DNQ DNQ DNQ
2018 4 7th DNQ DNQ DNQ Shanxi Sports Centre Stadium
2019 3 30 2 4 24 12 82 −70 10 32 R1 DNQ DNQ


Notes [ edit ]

References [ edit ]

  1. ^ 关于公示2018中冠联赛俱乐部及运动员报名名单的通知 at 2018-07-20 Retrieved 2018-10-05 (in Chinese)

External links [ edit ]

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