Tao Jin

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Tao Jin
Personal information
Date of birth (1985-06-02) June 2, 1985 (age 29)
Place of birth Shanghai, China
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Shanghai Shenhua
Number 30
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006- Shanghai Shenhua 17 (0)
2013 Hunan Billows(loan) 11 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 November 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Tao.

Tao Jin (Chinese: 陶金; pinyin: Táo Jīn) (born 2 June 1985) is a Chinese football player who currently plays for Shanghai Shenhua as a defender in the Chinese Super League.

Club career[edit]

Tao Jin started his professional football career in 2006 with Shanghai Shenhua after graduating from their youth team. He would have to wait until the 2008 league season before he would make his senior debut against Hangzhou Greentown F.C. on August 30, 2008 in a 1-1 draw, league game.[1] Despite his limited playing time with Shanghai he was still included in Shanghai's 2009 AFC Champions League squad and under Jia Xiuquan as the new team manager would start to establish himself within the teams defence throughout the season.[2]


  1. ^ "奥托进球郜林扳平 浙江1-1上海9轮不败 视频 评". sports.sohu.com. 2008-08-30. Retrieved 2012-08-25. 
  2. ^ "MATCH SUMMARY" (PDF). the-afc.com. 7 Apr 2009. Retrieved 2012-08-25. 

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