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China extends Alain Perrin's coach contract to 2018

The Chinese Football Association (CFA) has extended its French coach Alain Perrin's contract till 2018.

Mar 26, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

China reform group pushes for football excellence

China has taken steps to improve its football performance, state media reported Sunday, after a key group with presidential backing agreed a plan to raise the level of the game.

Mar 01, 2015, 18:03 PM IST

Asian Cup: 'Lucky' ballboy backs China to beat Aussies

The "lucky" ballboy who helped China save a penalty which sparked their run to the Asian Cup quarter-finals has backed Alain Perrin`s men to upset his beloved Australia on Thursday.

Jan 21, 2015, 12:21 PM IST

Asian Cup: China, Uzbekistan target quarters

Alain Perrin`s China will look to edge closer to a first Asian Cup quarter-final appearance in more than a decade with a win over 2011 semi-finalists Uzbekistan on Wednesday.

Jan 14, 2015, 08:54 AM IST

Mentality must change for China to rise, says Perrin

While 32 of his counterparts ponder the make-up of their squads for this year`s World Cup, Alain Perrin is tackling a conundrum that has defeated many coaches before him - how to get China to punch their weight in international football.

Apr 11, 2014, 19:07 PM IST