Not optimistic!Chinese women’s football team must hold on after 8 people in Taipei contracted COVID-19

2022-06-13 0 By

On the afternoon of February 5, Beijing time, the news of the Chinese Taipei Women’s football team suddenly came out that 8 players were diagnosed with COVID-19. Fortunately, all of them are mild and are currently in isolation.Chinese Taipei will also advance to the 2023 Women’s World Cup if it wins or draws against Vietnam on Feb 6.India, where the Women’s Asian Cup is being held, is facing a severe epidemic.In recent days, the host Indian women’s soccer team had to call the game off after several players contracted COVID-19, leaving it unable to assemble a full team.And The Chinese women’s football team also because of the Indian women’s football team abandoned the match, without a fight to win, to the group first identity.The recent cases of COVID-19 among members of the Indian and Chinese Taipei women’s national teams have also raised concerns for the Chinese women’s national team, which was previously drawn in the same group with India and Chinese Taipei.China beat Chinese Taipei 4-0 in the first group game, Iran 7-0 in the second, Vietnam 3-1 in the quarterfinals, and defending champion Japan in a 120-minute penalty shootout in the semifinals to reach the Asian Women’s Cup for the first time in years.On Feb. 6, the Chinese women’s soccer team will take on the Korean women’s soccer team.For the Asian Cup.Facing the South Korean women’s football team, The head coach of Chinese women’s football Team, Shui Qingxia said, “South Korea is an old rival, they have made great progress in the past few years, we also hope to laugh at the last, but the game is round, anything can happen, we are ready for the most difficult.No matter what, I think you have to trust the players enough to get the best out of them on the court.”Compared with Jia Xiuquan, Shui Qingxia’s coaching ability is very outstanding. She led The National women’s football team to the Asian Cup final and qualified for the 2023 World Cup in her first international competition, which also made the National football team embarrassed.The Chinese women’s football team made great achievements in the 1980s and 1990s, winning the Asian Cup for many times. However, after entering the 21st century, the Chinese women’s football team began to decline.It has been 16 years since China last won the Asian Cup in 2006.Chinese fans hope they can return to the top of Asia and reproduce the charm of sonorous roses.On February 6th, The Chinese women’s football team will launch an attack for the 9th Asian Cup champion. At this critical moment, I hope they can stand up and win the Asian Cup successfully and come back safe and healthy!