Persebaya Proud Guangzhou Evergrande Champion Super League China 2017
Persebaya Surabaya is now proud. Not only because of their success in the last eight of League 2 2017 but because his former player, Zeng Cheng, successfully carved out the achievements with Super League giants China, Guangzhou Evergrande.
On Sunday (10/22/2017), Guangzhou Evergrande sealed the Chinese Super League title in 2017. The championship finished seventh in a row.
Persebaya take pride in having Zeng Cheng in the winning team this season. In fact, the title this season so the fifth time won by Zeng Cheng Guangzhou Evergrande.
Just to remind, 30-year goalkeeper was once a part of The Green Force, precisely in 2005. He strengthened Persebaya for a season on loan. At that time he was only 19 years old.
After leaving Persebaya, his career progressed until finally became the goalkeeper Guangzhou Evergrande mainstay.
Prior to joining Guangzhou Evergrande in the 2013 season, Zeng Cheng was recorded to have played in Wuhan Guanggu (2006-2008), and Henan Jianye (2009-2012).
Her slick appearance makes Zeng Cheng a Chinese national team subscription. So far he has collected 41 caps. For a personal title, goalkeeper with 191 cm / 83 kilogram posture holds the title of the best goalkeeper of 2013, 2015 and 2016 seasons.
In particular for the 2017 season, the goalkeeper born January 8, 1987 has been playing in 27 matches with hours of flight to reach 2430 minutes. The record can still be increased because the Super League China 2017 still leaves two more matches.
“The big family of Persebaya Surabaya congratulates and takes pride in the success of Zeng Cheng bringing his club, Guangzhou Evergrande, won the Chinese Super League 2017 season. Green Force is proud to have a talented player like you !,” said Persebaya’s statement uploaded to the club’s official social media such as Facebook.