This forum is meant to keep Kunming's expat community informed about opportunities to play football/soccer with Kunming FC. Please scroll down to the newest 'reply' to read up on the most recently updated post from the team's manager.
New players are always welcome. We typically play one or two 11v11 matches every weekend. We also have information about 5v5 pick-up games that happen on weekdays. You can get involved by contacting the team via email.
Come support Kunming FC on Saturday, September 7, 2013 as we take on an expat team visiting from Chengdu. This will be the first time in our club's 10+ years that a team from outside of Yunnan has come to Kunming to compete. A quality, local Chinese team will also participate.
Entrance is free. Three seventy minute matches will take place from 2:00 - 6:00 PM. The venue is Kunming City Stadium (Shi Ti Yu Guan / 市体育馆), on 1st Ring Road West (Huan Cheng Xi Lu, 环城西路), which is just a 5 minute bike ride away from Yunnan Normal University's campus on 121 Street.
Join the three teams that Saturday night for an after-party at O'Reilly's Irish Pub; starting at 7:45 PM and going until late. English Premiere League football should be on their big screen TV from 7:45; and live music typically starts around 10:00.
Today's match (2013.9.7) has been moved to the Beijing Normal Uni. affiliated high school out in XiShan District. That school is beside XiShan District's football stadium. Here is the Chinese to get you there: 北京师大附中,西山区体育馆旁边.
First match kicks off at 2:00. Kunming's team sponsored by Muse club will also participate. The third match will end at 6:00. After party at O'Reilly's starting around 8:30. Come join the celebrations.
Kunming FC is traveling to Chengdu to compete in the first official SW China Cup to be held on October 26th, 2013. This is two tournaments back-to-back. First is football, followed by rugby. Teams already set to join: Chengdu, Chongqing, Kunming.
If you're athletically inclined, please consider joining us for this trip. You can play in either, or both.
Kunming FC is still playing 5v5 on Wednesdays, and 11v11 on weekends.
New foreign players are always welcome to play with us.
We now exclusively communicate and organize events via WeChat.
Add the manager's WeChat to get involved:
Hello! I would like to join the team. Is it Still going on?
Yes, just add Willie's WeChat, see the last post
Halo, i would like to join the team, is the offer still open? Thank you
Hey! Is this team open to women? If not, do y'all know of any pick-up soccer // other sports teams for girls in Kunming? Thanks a bunch!