8 World Cup!The Chinese women’s football team is much better than the men’s

2022-04-18 0 By

China beat Vietnam 3-1 to advance to the semi-finals of the Asian Cup, where they will play Japan.The women’s soccer team also qualified for the World Cup with the victory.The Chinese women’s football team has qualified for the World Cup finals for the third consecutive time and the eighth time in history.The AfC Women’s Cup is also an Asian qualifying tournament for the 2023 Women’s World Cup in Australia/New Zealand.China is currently ranked fifth in the FIFA rankings, but Asia’s biggest team, North Korea, is absent from the Asian Cup, so there is no doubt that China will join the World Cup.In the group stage, China routed Chinese Taipei 4-0 and Iran 7-0 to finish top of Group A.In the quarter-finals, China women’s football team beat Vietnam 3-1, easily advancing to the quarter-finals and qualifying for the World Cup.It is worth mentioning that this is the third consecutive World Cup finals for Chinese women’s football team and the eighth time in history.Next year’s women’s World Cup will be the ninth in history, with The Chinese team missing only once, in 2011.In its previous seven Trips to the World Cup, China finished second once, reached the quarterfinals once, reached the quarterfinals four times and reached the quarterfinals once.China finished second to the host nation on penalties at the 1999 WOMEN’s World Cup in the United States, the country’s best result in a world tournament.Compared with the eight times that The Chinese women’s national football team has reached the World Cup finals, the Chinese men’s national football team has only one trip to the World Cup — the 2002 Korea-Japan World Cup.In the 2002 Korea-Japan World Cup, China lost 2-0 to Costa Rica, 4-0 to Brazil, and 3-0 to Turkey in the group stage.Chinese men’s football team not only lost all 3 games, but also did not score a goal.In the 2022 Qatar World Cup Asian Zone qualifiers, The Chinese men’s national football team has only a theoretical chance to get the third place in the group and go to the play-off, and the possibility is almost zero.On the night of The first day of the Chinese New Year (February 1), The Chinese men’s football team also faced Vietnam.If The Chinese men’s national team does not win, it will advance two rounds to Qatar.Even if The Chinese men’s team wins, Australia will be out of the tournament if it takes points later.