Football the ´round goddess «as he called it, has no borders. Everyone recognizes that it is the universal language. Where two or more people who do not speak the same language, can easily come together and strive friends. Football So that this is also part of the global market spreads. Now we see many groups of distant China, the largest country in population in the world to invest much money the most popular sport of the earth, as he too can know exactly what is causing passion and awe around the world.
Many football teams spend staggering sums to lure players into age would say that they are on their best, not what is possibly some other moving more players to close their career and make some good money. The presence of Xi Jinping
Everything this year´s season began to wander to the best of a not simple political and lover of football, but the same President of the Republic, Xi Jinping.
The latter did not hesitate to declare publicly already that one of his dreams is to see the Chinese national team qualifies for the final phase of World Cup 2018 stadiums in Russia. He added that then he would like to see the country of hosting and organizing itself. Something that according to analysts is very likely to happen in the World Cup 2030.
First initiated the billionaire owner of the China Media Capital, Li Rougang who offered ($ 1.2 billion 8 billion yuan) and acquired the television rights of the Chinese Super League for the next five years !!! Number unreal for one league whose previous annual television contract was of the order of 50 million yuan, that is 32 times smaller!
But we must not forget that a year earlier, in 2015 the investment group Group Wanda, who belongs to the richest Chinese in the world (Vang Gianlin) decided to found Wanda Sports, which in a very short time acquired 20% of shares Atletico Madrid. Even bought for the sum of Infront Sports & Media of $ 1.2 billion, a large Swiss sports marketing company that among other things has the rights to all FIFA competitions from 2015 to 2022!
Very fast and other powerful economic actors realized that the popular sport it is that can give them beyond new money, and power, and to make them well known in the back and parts of the entire earth, giving almost not excessive – for the purse – money.
Jiangsu So Suning last year finished in ninth place overall and up to now it has become twice champion in the country, first in 2008 and then in 1994 established professional football gave 50 mil. In Shakhtar Donetsk and acquired Brazilian Forward , Alex Teixeira. The latter had claimed in 2010 the Ukrainian team of only 6 mil !!
Alongside gave 30 mil. In Chelsea and took the Brazilian international midfielder, Ramirez, who had cost the Londoners 22 mil.
The second most expensive transfer in China was that of international Colombian striker , Jackson Martínez gained the title holder, Guangzhou Evergrande. He paid the sum of 42 million euros to get this striker from Atletico Madrid. The same team paid 17 mil. And took Tottenham from Brazilian international midfielder Paulinho.
Hebei China Fortune gave 18 million euros in the Roma and got the international Ivorian striker of, Gervinio. Even took the Argentine international striker edge of Paris Saint Germain, Ezequiel Lavezzi for the amount of 6 million euros. Of course the issue is not money that will receive the French team as Lavezzi contract expires in the summer and could leave free time, but the fact that the same for two-year contract will receive the amount of 15 million euros annually.
The Shanghai Shenhua became the Colombian midfielder of Inter Milan, Freddy Guarín to 13,000,000 € and Tianjin TEDA integrated the resources of the Freddy Montero from Sporting Lisbon with 5,000,000 €.
Total time of the Transfer of China teams paid over 200 million euros. Nobody understands how to strengthen their professional league and how nice sight to see the fans on and off the pitch.
The 6 most expensive signings of 2016
Player From To Spend
- Alex Teixeira Shakhtar Doneskt Jiangsu Suning 50 mill
- Jackson Martinez Atletico Madrid Guangzhou Evergrande 42 mill.
- Ramires Chelsea FC Jiangsu Suning 33 mill
- Elk Guangzhou Evergrande Shanghai SIPG 19 mill
- Gervinho AS Roma Hebei China Fortune 18 mill
- Freddy Guarin Inter Shanghai Shenhua 13,1 mill