[Beijing Guoan FC] 北京国安
Beijing Guoan F.C. (Chinese: 北京国安; pinyin: Běijīng Guó’ān) is a professional Chinese football club that currently participates in the Chinese Super League under licence from the Chinese Football Association (CFA).
The team is based in the Chaoyang District in Beijing and their home stadium is the Workers Stadium that has a seating capacity of 66,161. Their majority shareholder is the CITIC Group, a state-owned investment company of the People’s Republic of China.
Full name Beijing Guoan Football Club
Nickname(s) The Imperial Guards
Founded 1951; 65 years ago (Semi-professional)
December 29, 1992; 23 years ago (Professional)
Ground Workers Stadium, Beijing, China
Chairman China Li Jianyi
Head coach Italy Alberto Zaccheroni
League Chinese Super League
2015 Super League, 4th