After the players lined up, there was a minute of collective silence to pay tribute to the lives lost in the epidemic. The broadcast lens was also aimed at the stands on the west side. Evergrande and Shenhua players praised with their right hands and pointed to the left chest to thank the medical workers who came to watch the battle.
After the ceremony, Zheng Zhi handed the cup to the Chinese Football Association, and Evergrande, the eight time champion, started his own journey of defending the championship.
At the beginning of the whistle, there was an interesting scene. Evergrandes players had finished their formation. When they were ready to kick off, Shenhuas whole team was encircling and encouraging each other.
Hurry up, hurry up, its time, Wang Zhes voice is very loud and clear in the open court. After the referees reminder, Shenhua players ended the opening ceremony.