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Video by Christopher BOCKMAN

Text by FRANCE 24

Latest update : 2015-10-19

The Chinese government has sent hundreds of trainee coaches to France to learn how to teach the beautiful game, part of efforts to turn the low-ranking nation of 1.3 billion into a football superpower.

FRANCE 24's Chris Bockman reports from the outskirts of Toulouse, where a group of Chinese teachers are getting a masterclass in French football tactics.

Click on the player above to watch his report.

Date created : 2015-10-19

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