small_hebei_fortuneHebei China Fortune F.C.

Hebei China Fortune team

Overview
Club name: Hebei China Fortune F.C.
Chinese name: 河北华夏幸福足球俱乐部
Nickname: Samba Kings
Founded in: 2010
City: Qinhuangdao
Stadium: Qinhuangdao Olympic Sports Center Stadium
Coach: Manuel Pellegrini (Chile)

Club info

The club was founded in 2010 as Hebei Zhongji. In 2015 they changed the team name to Hebei China Fortune after the club was being purchased by China Fortune Land Development.

Hebei China Fortune began playing in the third division in China. In 2013 they were runner-up of the China League Two (third division) and in 2015 they were runner-up of the China League one (second division).

In 2016 the club promoted from the China League one to the China Super League. The club ended the season as 7th. In this season the club had a notable away win over Beijing Guoan (0-2).

China Hebei Fortune is led by Manuel Pellegrini and some notable foreign players in this squad are Gervinho and Ezequiel Lavezzi.

Hebei China Fortune stadium