- However, Sichuan Guancheng withdrew before the start of the season, leaving only 15 teams when the season started on March 11.
- After Chinese Super League's team Sichuan Guancheng FC disbanded, the sports department of Sichuan province decided to establish a new club.
- By this time Chinese Super League side Sichuan Guancheng was showing interest in Lee's services, and he subsequently signed with the club for the 2004 season.
- Ma Minyu's second spell at Sichuan Guancheng was to prove considerably more successful with Sichuan as they were genuine title contenders during this period and came 3rd in the 1999 and 2000 league seasons.
- His time at Perugia, however was a disaster as he played in no games for them and he returned to Sichuan Guancheng where he has started to play first team football on a regular basis in preparation for the World Cup.
- "' Wang Peng "'( Chinese : 媠O?) ( born June 16, 1978 in Dalian ) is a former Dalian Wanda FC where he won several Chinese league titles with them before having short spells with Sichuan Guancheng and Shaanxi Chanba.
- However, after only 63 days in charge he had to resign after the Chinese Football Association found that he manipulated a match while as a manager at Sichuan Guancheng and was given a 5-year suspension from all football activity, which forced Li Ming to start the season as their caretaker manager.
- The premier China under the auspices of the Chinese Football Association the season started on March 11, 2006 and ended October 22, where it was planned that would be two teams relegated at the end of the season, however this changed to one when Sichuan Guancheng folded before the start of the season.
- At the beginning of the 2005 league season Song rejoined his first club Sichuan Quanxing ( who had renamed themselves Sichuan Guancheng ) and immediately became the team's first-choice goalkeeper and helped guide the club to a ninth-place finish at the end of the season; however this wasn't enough for Sichuan in stopping them disbanding the team.