henan-jianye-logoHenan Jianye F.C.

Henan Jianye team

Overview

Club name: Henan Jianye F.C.
Chinese name: 河南建业足球俱乐部
Nickname: 红魔 (Red devils)
Founded in: 1958
City: Zhengzhou
Stadium: Zhengzhou Hanghai Stadium
Coach:  Jia Xiuquan (China)

Club info

The club was founded in 1958 as Henan Provincial Team. In 1994 a company called Jianye  Residential Group bought a large stake of the club. This opportunity had led the club to play professional and renamed themselves Henan Jianye.

The highest position the club have ever achieved was third place in the 2009 Chinese Super League.

In the season of 2016 the club ended the season with a 13th place and had notable wins over Shanghai SIPG (1-0) and Hebei Fortune FC (1-0).

Notable international players in this squad are: Club topscorer Javier Patino and Ryan McGowan.

Henan Jianye stadium