A warm sun in the cold wave?Football Association plans to provide coach training for unemployed players

Awarmsuninthecoldwave?FootballAssociationplanstoprovidecoachtrainingforunemployedplayers Withdrawingfromthecoldwave,therearemorethan200ChineseAandChineseBplayerswhowillbeforcedtolosetheirjobs.Figure/OsportsBeijingNewsThiswinterisparticularlycoldforChinesefootball.Inadditiontothe9clubsthathavewithdrawnfromtheprofessionalleague,teamssuchasLiaozustillhaveanuncertainfuture.Withthewithdrawalofalargenumberofclubs,morethan200playersareabouttolosetheirjobs,andtheirlivelihoodsareworrying.However,accordingtoXinhuaNewsAgency,theChineseFootballAssociationplanstoprovidefreecoachtrainingforplayerswhoaretailoredaftertheclubgoesbankrupt.Ford,nineclubswithdrewtheirsalaryconfirmationformsandwithdrewfromChinesefootball.TheyareShanghaiShenxininthefirstdivision,SouthChinaTigerinGuangdong,LongfainSichuan,NanjingShayeintheseconddivision,TianxininFujian,TianjinTianxinZhao,YinchuanHelanMountain,YanbianNorthland,JilinBaijia.Inaddition,clubssuchasLiaozuandBaodingYingliYitongstillhavetheriskofwithdrawingduetotheobjectionofthesalaryconfirmationform.Withthedissolutionofmanyclubs,alargenumberofplayerswillfaceunemployment.Manyofthemsufferedfromwagearrearslastseasonandtheirlivelihoodsbecameserious.Whattodoabouttheirfuturehasreceivedmoreandmoreattentionfromtheoutsideworld.AccordingtoXinhuaNewsAgency’sEnglishwebsite,theFootballAssociationdisclosedthattheChineseFootballAssociationplanstoprovidefreecoachtrainingprogramsforplayerswhoareunemployedduetothebankruptcyoftheclub.TheFootballAssociationsaid:”Theplayerswhodisbandedtheclubdidnotfindajobcompletely,butasthegoverningbodyoftheChinesefootballindustry,theChineseFootballAssociationmusthelpthem.Weplantoprovidethemwithfreecoachtrainingprograms,hopingthattheycantakeupcoachingpositionsandreplacethevacanciesinthedomesticcoachingindustry.”Atpresent,thepotentialdomesticleaguesinChinahavechangedduetothenewcrownpneumoniaepidemic.Nowadays,ifalargenumberofunemployedplayersarewillingtocontinueplayingfootball,itmaybeagooddecisiontochoosetobeanassistantcoach.EditorWangChunqiuproofreadingXueJingning