Piao Cheng

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Piao Cheng
Personal information
Full name Piao Cheng
Date of birth (1989-08-21) 21 August 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Longjing, Yanbian, Jilin, China
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Beijing Guoan
Number 8
Youth career
2003–2007 Yanbian FC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 Yanbian FC 76 (13)
2011– Beijing Guoan 131 (8)
National team
2008 China U-20
2009–2011 China U-23
2015– China 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 October 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 31 October 2015

Piao Cheng (Chinese: 朴成; pinyin: Piáo Chéng; Hangul박성; born 21 August 1989) is a Chinese footballer of Korean descent who currently plays for Beijing Guoan in the Chinese Super League.

Club career[edit]

Piao Cheng started his football career with second tier side Yanbian FC and was promoted to their first team in 2007 where he would soon score his first goal for them on 18 August 2007 in a 2-1 win against Shanghai Stars and scored the winning goal which was his first for the club.[1] He would then establish himself as a regular within the squad and soon received a call-up to the Chinese under-20 national team in July 2008. He then started to attract the interests of several top tier Chinese sides.[2] On 25 February 2011, Piao transferred to Chinese Super League side Beijing Guoan for 3 million yuan after impressing many at Yanbian.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

Season Team Country Division Apps Goals
2011 Beijing Guoan  China 1 21 0
2012 Beijing Guoan  China 1 27 3
2013 Beijing Guoan  China 1 28 0
2014 Beijing Guoan  China 1 25 2
Total 101 5

International career[edit]

Piao would be called up to the Chinese under-20 national team that took part in the 2008 AFC U-19 Championship. Throughout the tournament, he would play in three games and scored one goal as China were knocked out in the quarterfinals on 8 November 2008 by Uzbekistan in a penalty shootout.[4] Piao made his debut for the Chinese national team on 31 March 2015 in a 1-1 win against Tunisia.


  1. ^ "摆脱降级之忧显露倦怠 七斗星主场1-2不敌延边队". sports.sina.com.cn. 2007-08-18. Retrieved 2012-08-08. 
  2. ^ "他是国青队中的"高仲勋" 收入不错却是典型月光族". sports.sina.com.cn. 2008-10-27. Retrieved 2012-08-08. 
  3. ^ "朴成300万加盟北京国安 拿他当希望之星很难获首发". sports.sina.com.cn. 2011-12-26. Retrieved 2012-08-08. 
  4. ^ "MATCH SUMMARY" (PDF). the-afc.com. 8 Nov 2008. Retrieved 2012-08-08. 

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