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2013 China League One

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Season  2013
Dates  16 Mar 2013 – 2 Nov 2013
Location  China
Matches played  240
Champions  Henan Jianye
Champion  Henan Jianye F.C.
Goals scored  598
2013 China League One
Promoted  Henan Jianye Harbin Yiteng
Top goalscorer  Babacar Gueye (23 goals)
Biggest home win  Shenyang Shenbei 6–0 Shenzhen Ruby (Sept. 22nd, 2013) (6 goals)
Biggest away win  Shenyang Shenbei 0–5 Guangdong Sunray Cave (Oct. 6th, 2013) (5 goals)
Relegated  Chongqing F.C., Guizhou Hengfeng Zhicheng F.C.
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The 2013 China League One is the tenth season of the China League One, the second tier of the Chinese football league pyramid, since its establishment.


Promotion and relegation

Teams promoted to 2013 Chinese Super League

  • Shanghai SIPG
  • Wuhan Zall
  • Teams relegated to 2013 China League Two

  • Hohhot Dongjin
  • Teams relegated from 2012 Chinese Super League

  • Henan Jianye
  • Teams promoted from 2012 China League Two

  • Guizhou Zhicheng
  • Hubei Huakaier
  • Name Changes

    Fujian Smart Hero moved to the city of Shijiazhuang and changed their name to Shijiazhuang Yongchang Junhao in December 2012.

    Managerial changes

    Note1:Executive manager was Wei Xin.

    Foreign players

    Restricting the number of foreign players strictly to three per CL1 team. A team could use three foreign players on the field each game. Players came from Hong Kong, Macau and Chinese Taipei were deemed as native players in CL1.

  • Foreign players who left their clubs after first half of the season.
  • Hong Kong/Macau/Taiwan players (doesn't count on the foreign player slot)

    League table

    Updated to games played on Nov. 2nd, 2013.
    Source: CL1 official website on (Chinese)
    Rules for classification:1st points; 2nd head-to-head points; 3rd head-to-head goal difference; 4th head-to-head goals scored; 5th goal difference; 6th goals scored; 7th disciplinary points.
    *Yanbian Baekdu Tigers were deducted 3 points because of a match-fixing scandal in 2006.
    P = Position; Pld = Matches played; W = Matches won; D = Matches drawn; L = Matches lost; GF = Goals for; GA = Goals against; GD = Goal difference; Pts = Points;
    (C) = Champion; (P) = Promoted to CSL; (R) = Relegated to CL2.
    Head-to-Head: Only used at the end of the season when two or more teams need the head-to-head rules to break a tie.


    Updated to games played on Nov. 2nd, 2013.
    Source: Results on (Chinese)
    ^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
    Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

    Positions by round

    Last updated: Nov. 2nd, 2013
    Source: Table by round (Chinese)


    The awards of 2013 China League One were announced on 19 December 2013.

  • Most valuable player: Xu Yang (Henan Jianye)
  • Top scorer: Babacar Gueye (Shenzhen Ruby)
  • Best goalkeeper: Zhou Yajun (Henan Jianye)
  • Best coach: Tang Yaodong (Henan Jianye)
  • League Attendance

    Updated to games played on Nov. 2nd, 2013
    Source: CFA (Chinese)

    Teams played previous season in CSL.
    Teams played previous season in CL2.


    2013 China League One Wikipedia

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