Zhang Xiaofei

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Zhang Xiaofei
Personal information
Full name Zhang Xiaofei
Date of birth (1982-07-11) 11 July 1982 (age 34)
Place of birth Shenyang, Liaoning, China
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Left Midfield / Left back[1]
Club information
Current team
Changchun Yatai
Number 33
Youth career
2000 Changchun Canyi
2001–2002 Changchun Yatai
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2003– Changchun Yatai 367 (2)
National team
2007–2008 China 7 (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 4 November 2013

Zhang Xiaofei (simplified Chinese: 张笑非; traditional Chinese: 張笑非; pinyin: Zhāng Xiàofēi; born 11 July 1982 in Shenyang) is a professional Chinese footballer who currently plays as a versatile Left midfielder or Left back for Changchun Yatai in the China Super League.

Club career[edit]

Zhang Xiaofei started his senior career with Changchun Yatai, where he made his debut in 2003.[2] The following season he became a regular for the team and by the 2005 season he was an integral part of the Changchun Yatai that were promoted into Chinese Super League. The 2007 season was to prove highly successful for Zhang Xiaofei as he played a vital part in the title winning Changchun Yatai team.[3]

International career[edit]

His impressive displays for Changchun Yatai brought a call to the Senior National team in 2007.[2] Zhang Xiaofei was named in the squad for the 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification[4] which China were unable to qualify in. He has subsequently played in several friendlies for the team.



  1. ^ "Zhang Xiaofei". football-lineups.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  2. ^ a b "Zhāng, Xiàofēi". National Football Teams. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  3. ^ "China 2007". rsssf.com. 18 Apr 2008. Archived from the original on October 17, 2012. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  4. ^ "AFC Asia Qualifying 2010". football-lineups.com. 2007-10-28. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 

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