Path:Sino-US›› Photo>> China News››
Ronaldo opens football school in Beijing

Brazilian football legend Ronaldo (left), joining hands with New Oriental Education & Technology Group, opens a football school in Beijing on November 17. Photos: Bian Xianfeng

The 39-year-old Ronaldo announced in September his plans to open 30 soccer schools across China together with business partner and Brazilian billionaire Carlos Wizard Martins.

Paulo said that they will cooperate with 30 schools in China by providing coaching staff, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

The Ronaldo Academy, jointly founded by Ronaldo and Carlos, is expected to open 100 football schools worldwide by 2020, with eight to be established in Brazil, the US and China this year.

Explore Hunan Promote Hunan
Related Stories
Share this page
Touched Sympathetic Bored Angry Amused Sad Happy No comment
Column Map
About us

Rhythm Media Group is a multi-media company, operating a US-based Chinese daily newspaper, The China Press, and the paper's website - (which has mobile-app version), as well as a Beijing-based English website The group boasts 15 branch offices across the US, and a number of cultural centers focusing on culture-related business in the North America, Chinese mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

Launched in September 2012, the is designed to serve as a bridge between China and the US, and to keep its readership inside or outside China better informed by providing news and insights on China's current affairs, culture, life, business, people and sports.

Our Partners

About us - Contact us - Copyright - Terms of use - Privacy policy

Copyright © 2012 All Rights Reserved