2008-07-29 13:10:37 GMT 2008-07-29 21:10:37 (Beijing Time) Xinhua English
CHANGCHUN, July 29 (Xinhua) -- China and Serbia were 0-0 in the first half of an Olympic soccer tune-up match here on Tuesday.
China played aggressively from the start and created a melee in front of the Serbian goal in the 9th minute with a few passes, but midfielder Zhao Xuri failed to score.
Captain and playmaker Zheng Zhi was yellow-carded after tackling down midfielder Gulan of Serbia.
The speedy Serbs threatened the Chinese goal several times with counterattack.