Ji Xiang

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Ji Xiang
吉翔
Personal information
Full name Ji Xiang
Date of birth (1990-03-01) 1 March 1990 (age 24)
Place of birth Yangzhou, Jiangsu, China
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Jiangsu Sainty
Number 24
Youth career
Jiangsu Sainty
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008– Jiangsu Sainty 110 (14)
National team
2014– China 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 December 2014.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 December 2014
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ji.

Ji Xiang (Chinese: 吉翔; pinyin: Jí Xiáng; born 1 March 1990) is a Chinese footballer who currently plays for Jiangsu Sainty in the Chinese Super League.[1]

Club career[edit]

Ji Xiang started his football career when he signed for Jiangsu Sainty during the 2008 season. In the 2012 season, Ji broke the record for the fastest goal in Chinese Super League history, scoring a goal timed at 7 seconds in a 1-1 draw against Guangzhou Evergrande on 20 October 2012. [2]

International career[edit]

Ji made his debut for the Chinese national team on 13 December 2014 in a 4-0 win against Kyrgyzstan. However, this match was not recognised as an international "A" match by FIFA.

Career statistics[edit]

Club performance League Cup Continental Other Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
China PR League FA Cup Asia Others Total
2008 Jiangsu Sainty China League One 3 0 - - - - - - 3 0
2009 Chinese Super League 0 0 - - - - - - 0 0
2010 13 4 - - - - - - 13 4
2011 23 2 1 0 - - - - 24 2
2012 28 6 1 1 - - - - 29 7
2013 20 1 1 0 4 0 1 0 26 1
2014 23 1 5 1 - - - - 28 2
Total China PR 110 14 8 2 4 0 1 0 123 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jiangsu 1-1 Hangzhou Lucheng". ESPN Star Sports. 24 September 2010. Retrieved 31 January 2012. 
  2. ^ 吉翔创中超最快进球纪录