The Chinese Super League (CSL), the first division of the professional football league in China has become the first professional sports league in the country to launch an official Twitter account

The @CSLFootball handle will tweet video highlights for fans in English and Mandarin.

Clips featuring the top five goals and top five saves from each matchweek will be tweeted every Tuesday, with the league also sharing behind-the-scenes content throughout the season on the platform.

“Hello world !!! Hi Fans! China Super League has officially entered Twitter, we’ll be here to share the latest Premier League developments !!! #CSL #MyFirstTweet”, was the account’s first tweet official of the first division soccer league in China.

Jun Zhao, managing director of China Sports Media (CSM), which recently extended media rights to CSL until 2025, said, “With its live, public and conversational nature, Twitter was a natural fit for a league. sporty like the CSL. and contact the international fans of the league in real time. Fans can also participate in league conversations with #CSL. “