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Can China win World Cup by 2050?

China wants to be a "world football superpower" by 2050 and aims to develop a national team capable of winning the World Cup.

President Xi Jinping, a football enthusiast, wants the country to have at least 20,000 football training centres and 70,000 pitches in place by 2020.

Richard Conway reports.

  • 09 May 2016
  • From the section China
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