[Shanghai SIPG FC] 上海上港 Shanghai International Port (Group)
Shanghai SIPG F.C. (Chinese: 上海上港; pinyin: Shànghǎi Shànggǎng) is a professional football club that currently participates in the Chinese Super League under licence from the Chinese Football Association (CFA).
The team is based in Xuhui, Shanghai and their home stadium is the Shanghai Stadium that has a seating capacity of 56,842. Their owners are the Chinese group Shanghai International Port (Group) and “SIPG” is an abbreviation of their name.
Full name Shanghai SIPG Football Club
Founded 25 December 2005; 10 years ago
Ground Shanghai Stadium
Chairman Jiang Haitao (姜海涛)
Head Coach Sven-Göran Eriksson
League Chinese Super League
2015 Super League, 2nd