On May 23-26, the ECNU International Football Team achieved 3rd place at the International Student Football League of the Ministry of Normal University.
The 12 members of this team spans five continents and 11 countries, including Portugal, Japan, Argentina, Canada, the Netherlands, Burundi, Italy, Nepal, Thailand, Guinea and Ghana.
Pre-training for the competition lasted for 3 months - at twice a week - they never stopped their training even during rainy days. The passion for football brought them together, their hard work paid off and they harvested a meaningful friendship during the whole process.
ECNU international football team members.
On behalf of the ECNU students and faculty, let’s hope they will create more opportunities to become more glorious in future competitions.
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