Xiaodong Liang is the restless president of the FC Bayern Fanclub in the Chinese megacity Shanghai. While standing on the pitch, he tries to play like his big hero.
The German champions have wrapped up another money-spinning tour of Asia. DW’s Michael Da Silva followed Bayern to Shanghai to see how they’re getting ahead in the world’s fastest growing market.
A string of big name, big money transfers has forced the world to sit up and take notice of Chinese football. DW’s Michael Da Silva traveled to Shanghai to see if there’s any substance to China’s football revolution.
Following a number of high-profile transfers, competition for places is expected to be be fiercer than ever at Bayern Munich in the upcoming season. Coach Carlo Ancelotti insists that no player is guaranteed a place.
Asian tours, big money transfers, billionaire investors and a Chinese team in Germany's fourth tier. DW Sports' Matt Ford asks what is behind China's interest in German football.
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