What They're Saying: Chinese FA

“The football pitch is not a religious place and hosting such activities on a public sports field is neither appropriate nor conforming with the image of professional football. Instead of asking for help from gods outside the pitch, Henan should seek victory through self-endeavor and battling on it.”

-- Chinese FA statement after Taoist priests performed an on-field ritual to pray for a good result for the Super League's struggling Henan Jianye, which then went out and beat Shandong Luneng, 2-1. (AFP)
1 comment about "What They're Saying: Chinese FA ".
  1. :: SilverRey ::, September 26, 2017 at 10:20 a.m.

    Obviously the ceremony worked!

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