Original title: 2023 Asian Cup China Organizing Committee established General Administration of Sports: National Football Team Must Strive to Win
This morning, the inaugural meeting of the 2023 AFC Asian Cup China Organizing Committee was held in Beijing's State Sports General Administration. Chen Jining, Chairman of the Organizing Committee and Mayor of Beijing, attended the meeting and delivered a speech. Du Zhaocai, Executive Chairman of the Organizing Committee, Deputy Director of the State Sports General Administration, and Secretary of the Party Committee of the Chinese Football Association, was commissioned by the Chairman of the Organizing Committee and Director of the General Administration of Sports Gou Zhongwen to give a speech and read out the composition of the 2023 AFC Asian Cup China Organizing Committee. Shi Qiang, Secretary-General of the Organizing Committee, introduced the preparations for the Asian Cup.
"Make the Asian Cup a national holiday and establish a people-centered concept," Du Zhaocai pointed out in a speech commissioned by Gou Zhongwen to "inspire the enthusiasm of the broad masses of people, especially young people, to participate in football." The subsequent speech focused on the preparations for the Chinese National Men's Football Team.
"Whether the national team can perform well in the Asian Cup is widely concerned by the community and the people are looking forward to it. This is also an important indicator of the success of the Asian Cup. The Chinese Football Association must strengthen its responsibility, plan and deploy early, and A resolute attitude and careful measures make up for the shortcomings and build a national team that can compete well and have a good style. With a courageous and courageous style, we will hand in qualified answers and strive for the 2023 China Asian Cup!" Speech Pointed out.
AFC Chairman Salman expressed congratulations on the establishment of the Chinese Organizing Committee via video, and looks forward to the most exciting Asian Cup in China’s history. “Ten cities will build professional football stadiums to create a first-class football watching experience. China’s ability to organize and host top international events will attract the attention of the world. We firmly believe that China will present an unprecedentedly successful Asian Cup to the world in 2023."
The 2023 Asian Cup is the highest level and most influential football event in Asia hosted by the AFC. It is also a high-level international sports event hosted by my country during the "14th Five-Year Plan" period. The competition will be held in 10 cities including Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, Chongqing, Chengdu, Xi'an, Dalian, Qingdao, Xiamen and Suzhou from June to July 2023. Teams from 24 countries and regions will participate. The establishment of the Asian Cup China Organizing Committee marks a new stage in the preparation of the Asian Cup.
The conference was held in the form of a video conference, with a main venue in Beijing and branch venues in each host province. (Sohu Sports Winston/Text)