Asian Cup: Marcello Lippi says China need ‘more focus’ ahead of Iran quarter-final clash
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 Marcello Lippi said China need to learn how to focus for an entire game ahead of their crunch Asian Cup quarter-final with Iran, the biggest – and possibly last – game of his tenure. The Italian World Cup-winning coach hailed his players after they overcame Thailand 2-1 to reach the last-eight, saying they had proved they were among the best in Asia. But Lippi, 70, said China still had a habit of drifting in and out of games after another Jekyll-and-Hyde performance in which they...
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Fabio Cannavaro replaced fellow Italian Marcello Lippi as head coach of China, it was announced on Friday. Cannavaro, 45, will continue as coach of Chinese Super... SoccerNews.com Also reported by •Seattle Times