Striker Elkeson and assistant coach Li Tie are fresh from helping Guangzhou Evergrande conquer China PR and Asia. The pair nevertheless broke off preparations for December’s FIFA Club World Cup in Morocco to see the prize that awaits the winners. 

The fifth stop on the FIFA Club World Cup Welcome Tour was in Guangzhou’s POPark Shopping Mall, and attendees were thrilled when the Evergrande heroes turned up. Elkeson and Li signed autographs, posed for photos and spoke freely to CCTV, China’s TV rights holder for Morocco 2013.