Fan Zhiyi Chinese footballer

Fan Zhiyi is a 52 years old Chinese footballer from Shanghai. He was born on January 22, 1970 in Shanghai.



Zhiyi is a former Chinese footballer who predominantly played for Shanghai Shenhua in the Chinese Jia-A League and Crystal Palace in the First Division. Fan is considered a trailblazer when he moved to English club Crystal Palace becoming the first Chinese footballer to do so. Internationally he would go on to play with the Chinese national team in the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
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Career (8)

Team Match/Point Start End Age at that time
Dundee F.C. 2001 2002 30 years He was 30 years old.
Hong Kong Rangers FC 2003 2004 32 years He was 32 years old.
Shanghai United F.C. 2004 2005 33 years He was 33 years old.
Guizhou Renhe F.C. loan 2002 2002 31 years He was 31 years old.
Shanghai Shenhua F.C. 1994 1998 23 years He was 23 years old.
China national football team 1992 2002 21 years He was 21 years old.
Crystal Palace F.C. 1998 2001 27 years He was 27 years old.
Cardiff City F.C. 2002 2003 31 years He was 31 years old.

Game & Races (1)

Name Age at that time
2002 FIFA World Cup 31 years old
What is Fan's zodiac sign?

Fan Zhiyi zodiac sign is aquarius.

How tall is Fan Zhiyi?

He is 6′0″ ft tall, which is equal to 1.83 meters.

When is Zhiyi's next birthday?

Fan Zhiyi was born on the , which was a Thursday. He will be turning 53 in only 50 days from today (03 December, 2022).

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