The President of Suning Group, Zhang Jindong, at an organized pre-season preparatory ceremony for the football club on February 26 declared that youth training and technology will be the two core development areas and driving forces for Jiangsu Suning FC in the 2019 Chinese Super League season.
Zhang Jindong communicated that in the upcoming new season Jiangsu Suning FC’s goal would still be winning the Chinese Super League and to realize this goal, youth training and technology will be the two most important elements that drives the football club’s development.
Jiangsu Suning FC will build five youth training bases in Jiangsu, Liaoning, Sichuan, Shaanxi and Guangxi and will also commence an overseas youth training program.
At the same time, they will use a technology system called Suning Sports Smart Cloud System to help develop their youth training and raise the club’s performance on the pitch.
In addition, Zhang said that Suning will accelerate their construction of football towns and professional football stadiums in 2019 which will help with the development of professional football in China.
Zhang also emphasized that the players in the club should understand the fact that football clubs are an important part of society and have a social responsibility to play. He hopes that the players can work hard to achieve glories and dreams and contribute to the Chinese football dream.
Proofread by Raymond Fitzpatrick