Recently, according to media reports, the former national football coach and Chinese football star Gao Fengwen passed away at noon on the 27th at the age of 81. The Chinese football team officially released an obituary to bid farewell to Gao Fengwen.
The original national football is as follows:
Comrade Gao Fengwen, former member and head coach of the Chinese National Men’s Football Team, and the formerly retired cadre of the Football Management Center of the State Sports General Administration died of illness in Shenyang on October 27, 2020, at the age of 81.
Comrade Gao Fengwen is an outstanding Chinese football player and a meritorious coach. As a member of the national team, Gao Fengwen is brave and tough and is an excellent central defender. After retiring, he has served as coach of various national teams many times. In 1982, the team won the runner-up of the Asian Youth Championship. In 1985, he entered the top 8 in the FIFA Under-16 “Kodak Cup” World Football Championship held in China. In 1987, Comrade Gao Fengwen, as the head coach, led his team to qualify for the Olympic Games and participated in the men’s football match of the 24th Seoul Olympic Games. This was the first time that Chinese men’s football entered the Olympic men’s football game. Comrade Gao Fengwen served as a member of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference and enjoys the special government allowance of the State Council. He persisted in opening a football school, trained many young football talents, and made outstanding contributions to the Chinese football industry.
Comrade Gao Fengwen through the ages!
article links：National Football Official Obituaries Farewell Gao
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