On September 27, Beijing time, Shanghai Greenland Shenhua defeated Henan Jianye 2-0 and forced Shenzhen Kaisa to enter the championship group. The Sports Department of "People's Daily" commented on this.
The Sports Department of the People's Daily commented on Weibo: The top four in Group A of the Chinese Super League have settled. Shanghai Greenland Shenhua squeezed out the more optimistic Shenzhen Kaisa and broke into the championship group in a mournful manner. Looking at the top four teams in Group A, the wounded Shenhua team should be the least favored. Most of the second half was supported by a single foreign aid. The last two rounds scored 6 points and zero opponents. Rely on the "All China Class" lineup.
The media pointed out that: in the 14 rounds, Shenhua's matchless opponents reached 7 games, of which the last three consecutive rounds without conceding a goal has not been seen in 8 seasons. This season, the Shenhua team introduced a number of experienced domestic players. At the critical moment, it was these veterans who stabilized the situation and helped the team have the last laugh in the cruel competition.
Finally, the media quoted Shenhua coach Cui Kangxi as saying: "Whether it is training or competition, Chinese players are indeed very dependent on foreign aid. This is a problem that needs to be changed. Only by eliminating this dependence can Chinese players and Chinese football There will be better development." And commented: Shenhua's performance in the last few rounds should be able to add some confidence to the local players.