Abroad against strong popular sport - football, has long failed to widely popular in China, but in Chengdu, more moderate 'Rugby campaign' More and more people are being loved. Yesterday afternoon, Chengdu football club players and Guangzhou Rams Sichuan Institute of Technology conducted a sports game, has attracted so many people watching.
intense scene starting a 'pyramid'
yesterday, 13:00, Chengdu and Guangzhou Football Club men's team Rams 'rugby' game on a football pitch movement Sichuan Institute of Technology officially opened. According to reports, the Guangzhou Rams is a very strong local team. Chengdu team into battle by the seven foreigners to settle in Chengdu, Chengdu and three local people.
the face of the enemy, Chengdu team lads outdone, the beginning of the game, they launched their forward superiority, rapid moves, passing, impact the bottom line to the other, which really made the Rams surprise. However, the Rams quickly grasped the Chengdu team behind the riddell football jerseys weaker flaws quickly break through the defensive, almost equal to the bottom line. 'Oops, rugby was stopped Chengdu defender Mark.' Mark ready to pass to the front of the players, the Rams suddenly a Chinese guy 'flying' over, a ball will bring people together even Mark threw himself to the ground. Then, both teams have rushed to embrace the ball, a suppressed one, like a pyramid. This scene attracted outside the Chinese audience laugh. 'GO! GO!' Suddenly, a shout foreign audience so that people stopped laughing at this time, the ball was grabbed by a Chinese boy Rams, he tried to throw off opponents, toward to the bottom line , 'the ball into!'
game, the two sides starting a wonderful intense, see people getting scared. Ultimately, 14:30, Rams 36 to 7 victory over Chengdu team.
'Chengdu team very strong, but fortunately we caught them effectively weaker defensive flaws, or arena football league jerseys else we are likely to lose.' After the game, a Rams team members said.
memorable football foreigners who settled in Chengdu
in the game when, off a fat middle-aged foreigners kept shouting 'GO! GO!' He also occasionally give the audience some explanation. His name is Gavin Crombie, 49 years old, his Chinese is right, and occasionally also to the two words in Chengdu. 'My Chinese name is 'Gavin', not 'tureen children,' Oh.' Gavin said with a smile, he was born in New Zealand, at home in Australia, parents are Scottish. In 1994 he came to Chengdu, initially in the Crowne Plaza Hotel a few days when the chef, and later started a company in Longquan, do renderings design, his company currently has more than 360 employees, the company he founded and CEO .
Gavin said his wife is Ya'an people. Currently, he is the youngest son in a school in Chengdu, his eldest son next year and two daughters and seven-year-old grandson, all will to Chengdu. After 12 years of hard work he has put in Chengdu as his own home, go out and buy something, he will use the Sichuan saying:. 'Sister, to a beer' However, only drawback is that the 12 years he has never had a chance to play a player rural sports - football.
Gavin said his brother had been in New Zealand's top rugby team 'All Blacks' athlete, but he was young, but also very much like to play football.
often missed because the love of football had started last year, foreigners who settle in Chengdu, often gathered at the weekend when the Sichuan Provincial Sports Technical College football play football, partying. 'Now the foreigners in Chengdu will basically play, it is part of cool football jerseys our lives.' Said a woman in New Zealand.
strong temptation to Chengdu people arena football jerseys playing football
According to the Chengdu Football Club chairman Mike Outreach - West say they have a lot of Chinese friends in Chengdu, playing football every week when they will invite these friends to play with, many of which are very good overall riddell custom football jerseys level of young people. Gradually, more and more people playing rugby, basically every week there will be more than 80 individuals to play here. November this year, they formally established the 'Chengdu football club', currently has more than 50 members, who come from 16 countries, most people are foreigners settled in Chengdu, which has more than 10 members of the Chengdu people.