The Chinese Profe(CFA) Professio nal League Committee , this nationwide le ague is divided into Divisions 1 and 2. Division 1 is subdiv ided into Divisions 1A and 1B. In Chines e they are called Jia A and Ji, Jia being t a B he Chinese word for top or first.
ssional Soccer Leagu e (CPSL) was establi shed in 1994. Under the direct supervisi on of the Chinese Fo otball Association's
Division 2 is sub divided into regiona l divisions. In gene ral the season begin s in March of each y ear and runs until O ctober or November. Besides the top-leve l league competition s there is also a cu p competition: the C hina FA Cup.
In the decade of Jia A's history, Dalian foot ball won seven Champ ionships, they are:
2001 Dalian Shide
2000 Dalian Shide
1997 Dalian Wanda
1996 Dalian Wand a
98 Dalian Wanda
1994 Dalian Wanda