On the morning of October 21, Beijing time, a memorial service for Chinese football star Xie Hongjun was held in Beijing. The father Mr. Xie Hongjun, the head coach of Hebei China Fortune Xie Feng, died in Beijing on the early morning of October 17, Beijing time at the age of 91.
Xie Lao devoted his whole life to the development of Chinese football, dedicated himself to the cause of football, and was a participant and witness of football development since the founding of New China. After retiring, veteran Xie devoted himself to the training of Chinese football talents. He personally trained Li Songhai, Wang Junsheng, Jin Zhiyang, Shen Xiangfu, Yang Chaohui, Gao Hongbo and other generations of national brand players and coaches, which are respected.