Li Tie, once an important member of Chinas national team in the players era, played in the 2002 World Cup in Korea and Japan as the main player, and then went to England to play in the Premier League for four seasons on behalf of Everton. After retiring, Li Tie took the post of assistant coach of Chinas national mens football team in 2014, assisted pellan to lead the team to the Asian Cup in 2015, and became Lipis assistant again in 2016 as the leader and assistant coach of Chinas national mens football team. In October 2017, Li Tie became the general manager of Wuhan Zhuoer professional football club, and then became the head coach of Wuhan Zhuoer football team. In 2018, he led the team to win the championship of China League a three rounds ahead of schedule, and in 2019, he led the upgraded horse Wuhan Zhuo to win 10, 8, 9, and temporarily ranked sixth in China Super League.
Zhuoer club official said: Li Ties appointment as the coach of this East Asia Cup national training team is a high affirmation of the development of Wuhan football industry, which is the glory of Wuhan Zhuoer professional football club, which is a city honor of Wuhan. As a member of Chinas professional football, the club will provide the best guarantee, fully support Li Tie to guide the coaching team, and help the revitalization and development of Chinas football. We hope that in the next month, under the guidance of Li Tie and his coach team, the members of the national training team will fight for the national honor and show the Chinese football style in the East Asia Cup.