Before the start of the Olympic Qualifying match, the Australian federation gifted the Chinese team plush koala bears and bouquets and expressed solidarity with the Chinese people amidst the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak : WomensSoccer

Before the start of the Olympic Qualifying match, the Australian federation gifted the Chinese team plush koala bears and bouquets and expressed solidarity with the Chinese people amidst the ongoing Coronavirus outbreak : WomensSoccer

The Chinese team had to go through a lot of obstacles. 3 of their players, including one of their best players had to be quarantined in China. The qualifying tournament was supposed to be held in Wuhan initially. It was relocated to another Chinese city and then out of China altogheter.

The rest of the Chinese team had to stay in a quarantine in Brisbane. They trained and exercised in hallway of the hotel where they were quarantined.

After all this they still played pretty well. Were dominant for most of the match and managed to draw the Australians.

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