The Chinese press have had plenty to talk about over the past day or so – here are a few of the more prominent back pages around the country right now as they discuss the arrival of the man nicknamed Moshou “Devil Beast” in China.
Ground: Hongkou Football Stadium, Hongkou District, Shanghai
Capacity: 35,000 (26,000 for football)
Honours: Chinese top-tier league champions: 1995
Chinese top-tier league runners-up: 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2005, 2006, 2008
Chinese FA Cup winners: 1998
Chinese FA Cup runners up: 1995, 1997, 2015