April 18, 2005
China rout Chinese Taipei in Asian U-17 Championship
Sunday, April 17, 2005
Li Nan's hat trick helped China seal a 7-0 victory over Chinese Taipei
their first match of the Asian U-17 Championship in Korea on Sunday.
Forward Ma Xiaoxu scored two in the 11th and 14th minutes, and
Li Lin, her teammate in Dalian Shide, added another two in the 32nd
and 38th minutes giving China a 4-0 lead into the break.
In the second half, Li Nan substituted Ma Xiaoxu and Ding Jiahuan was
replaced by Dai Qingqing. Li Nan finished her hat trick in the 58th, 76th
and 80th minutes. China.will play Singapore in their next match on April
In Group A, the host Korea crushed Indonesia 17-0 and Thailand clinch their
6-4 win over India. Japan thrashed Hong Kong 22-0 and Guam defeated Bengal
1-0 in Group B.