Mr. Xie Hongjun was born in 1929 and started playing football at the age of 11. In 1951, he was selected for the Shanghai Football Team and the East China Team, and won the runner-up in the first National Football Competition. In 1952, he was elected to the navy army. In 1953, he was elected to the national team. In 1954, he went to Hungary to study for one and a half years. In 1956, he was selected for the Chinese team to prepare for the Olympics.
谢鸿钧先生出生于1929年，11岁开始踢足球。1951年，他入选上海足球队和华东队，并在第一届全国足球比赛中获得亚军。 1952年，他当选为海军军官。 1953年，他当选为国家队成员。 1954年，他去匈牙利学习了一年半。 1956年，他入选中国队，为奥运会做准备。
Xie Lao devoted all his life to the development of Chinese football, devoted himself to the cause of football, and was a participant and witness of football development since the founding of New China. After retiring, veteran Xie devoted himself to the training of Chinese football talents. He personally trained Li Songhai, Wang Junsheng, Jin Zhiyang, Shen Xiangfu, Yang Chaohui, Gao Hongbo and other generations of national brand players and coaches, who are respected!
All employees, athletes and coaches of Hebei China Fortune Football Club are deeply saddened by the death of Mr. Xie! Director Xie Feng rushed home from the competition area at noon today to take care of the funeral. Thank you, Mr. Xie, for his contribution to Chinese football, and I wish Mr. Xie go well all the way, and I hope there is still football in heaven!