Besides the english Premiere League and the spanish La Liga, the Bundesliga is one of the most powerfull international brands among the football leagues. Also in China, where the ambitions for a professionalisation of the Super League is huge. So the Chinese Football Association send a delegation to Germany to get some know-how. About organizations in DFB or at clubs like Hertha BSC Berlin or Union Berlin. One station on the tour was also BiTS in Berlin, where Stefan Chatrath, Professor of the Sport & Eventmanagement program, welcomed the delegation.
The ambitions of the Chinese Football Association are obvious for years now. Stars like Carlos Tevez, Oscar or Hulk get transfered to the Super League for record breaking sums. But also Team Managers like Felipe Scolari or Felix Magath are highly demanded. Professionalization through stars from abroad. But structures need to grow. At BiTS the representatives of the Chinese Football Association got some know-how about organization of DFB, DFL, structures of teams, 50+1-rule and more, from Stefan Chatrath. Also the Soccer Management from BiTS got introduced, because besides Players and Coaches you also have to make sure, that Managers get well educated.