Although the Chinese National Football Team may not bring us many surprises, another National Team formed by Chinese companies has become the pride of Chinese people. Many products made in China highlight the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Fuleco, the mascot for this year's tournament, was actually manufactured by Kayford Holdings Ltd, a Chinese company based in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. The company is the official licensee of the 'FIFA 2014 Brazil World Cup' for the production of plush mascots, mascot 3D figurines, key chains, party products and car accessories.
纪念版或标准版世界杯(the World Cup)由东莞一家公司生产;
Commemorative and standard editions of the World Cup trophy have been made by Dongguan Wagon Giftware Co Ltd, a leading manufacturer in the gifting/premium services industries.
比赛现场电子记分屏(live score board)由三家中国公司提供;两家公司在深圳,一家公司在湖南长沙.
Three Chinese companies, among other firms worldwide, were chosen as the suppliers of the live scoreboards at several stadiums in Brazil. Two of them are situated in Shenzhen, one in Changsha, central China's Hunan province.
China's Yingli Green Energy Holding Co has become one of the eight sponsors - and the only Chinese company - of the world's most widely watched sporting event. Yingli has provided 27 sets of solar panels to power all the stadium lighting masts in the host cities of the World Cup. It has also installed solar power stations in the media centers.