Marcello Lippi who is the coach of the china side and they starting the competition of Asian cup with winning way by beating the Kyrgyz republic with 1-2 in their first group stage game.
Lippi who won the World cup with italy in 2006 and looking to similar kind of the performance in his major competition. But as we seen that Here for them are not an easy task.
In fist of Akhlidin Israilov gave the Kyrgyz Republic the lead with a low left-foot shot from outside the box just before half-time.
Yu Dabao then angled in a left-footer in the 78th minute to ensure the fourth straight victory for China and iasian cup opening game.
In the other group stage game South korea defeated the Philippines with 1-0 at Dubai.
In the Next group stage game runner up of 1984 and 2004 China have to face Philippines and South korea.