(as Chinese National Football Championship)
|Domestic cup(s)||Chinese FA Super Cup|
|International cup(s)||AFC Champions League|
|Current champions||Shandong Luneng Taishan (6th title)|
|Most successful club(s)||Shandong Luneng Taishan|
|2021 Chinese FA Cup|
The Chinese FA Cup (Chinese :中国足协杯, abbreviated as CFA Cup) is the national knockout cup competition in China organized by the Chinese Football Association. Its current holders are Shandong Luneng Taishan, having beaten Jiangsu Suning in 2020 for a record sixth time.
It was started as Chinese National Football Championship (Chinese :全国足球锦标赛) in 1956. The tournament was reorganized after the Culture Revolution and used name Chinese FA Cup for the first time in 1984. It was scrapped for the 6th National Games of China in 1987. It was reorganized again as Chinese National Cup Winners' Cup (Chinese :全国足球优胜者杯赛) between 1990 and 1992 as the qualification of Asian Cup Winners' Cup.
Its current format started in the 1995 season after professional football league was established in China. It was temporary scrapped in 2007 for Chinese Football Association 2008 Summer Olympic strategy,and made its return when the 2011 Chinese FA Cup was announced after a long hiatus. Amateur teams were first introduced in the 2012 Chinese FA Cup according to the new slogan Game For All.
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|1995||Jinan Taishan||2–0||Shanghai Shenhua||Wutaishan Stadium, Nanjing||20,000|
|1996||Beijing Guoan||4–1||Jinan Taishan Jiangjun||Workers Stadium, Beijing||60,000|
|1997||Beijing Guoan||2–1||Shanghai Shenhua||Workers Stadium, Beijing||60,000|
|1998||Shanghai Shenhua||2–1||Liaoning||Jinzhou Stadium, Dalian|
|Shanghai Shenhua||2–1||Liaoning||Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai|
|Shanghai Shenhua won 4–2 on aggregate.|
|1999||Shandong Luneng Taishan||1–1||Dalian Wanda Shide||Jinzhou Stadium, Dalian|
|Shandong Luneng Taishan||3–2||Dalian Wanda Shide||Shandong Provincial Stadium, Jinan|
|Shandong Luneng Taishan won 4–3 on aggregate.|
|2000||Chongqing Longxin||0–1||Beijing Guoan||Workers Stadium, Beijing|
|Chongqing Longxin||4–1||Beijing Guoan||Datianwan Stadium, Chongqing|
|Chongqing Longxin won 4–2 on aggregate.|
|2001||Dalian Shide||1–0||Beijing Guoan||Workers Stadium, Beijing||8,000|
|Dalian Shide||2–1||Beijing Guoan||Dalian People's Stadium, Dalian||25,000|
|Dalian Shide won 3–1 on aggregate.|
|2002||Qingdao Hademen||1–3||Liaoning||Wulihe Stadium, Shenyang||31,000|
|Qingdao Hademen||2–0||Liaoning||Yizhong Stadium, Qingdao||30,000|
|Qingdao Hademen won 3–3 on away goals.|
|2003||Beijing Guoan||3–0||Dalian Shide||Wulihe Stadium, Shenyang|
|2004||Shandong Luneng Taishan||2–1||Sichuan First City||Helong Stadium, Changsha||20,000|
|2005||Dalian Shide||1–0||Shandong Luneng Taishan||TEDA Football Stadium, Tianjin|
|2006||Shandong Luneng Taishan||2–0||Dalian Shide||Helong Stadium, Changsha|
|2011||Tianjin TEDA||2–1||Shandong Luneng Taishan||Hefei Olympic Sports Center, Hefei||19,813|
|2012||Guangzhou Evergrande||1–1||Guizhou Renhe||Guiyang Olympic Sports Center, Guiyang||45,210|
|Guangzhou Evergrande||4–2||Guizhou Renhe||Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou||39,989|
|Guangzhou Evergrande won 5–3 on aggregate.|
|2013||Guizhou Renhe||2–0||Guangzhou Evergrande||Guiyang Olympic Sports Center, Guiyang||47,893|
|Guizhou Renhe||1–2||Guangzhou Evergrande||Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou||46,898|
|Guizhou Renhe won 3–2 on aggregate.|
|2014||Shandong Luneng Taishan||4–2||Jiangsu Guoxin Sainty||Luneng Stadium, Jinan||31,427|
|Shandong Luneng Taishan||1–2||Jiangsu Guoxin Sainty||Nanjing Olympic Sports Center, Nanjing||51,262|
|Shandong Luneng Taishan won 5–4 on aggregate.|
|2015||Jiangsu Guoxin Sainty||0–0||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||Nanjing Olympic Sports Center, Nanjing||53,166|
|Jiangsu Guoxin Sainty||1–0( aet )||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||Hongkou Football Stadium, Shanghai||25,332|
|Jiangsu Guoxin Sainty won 1–0 on aggregate.|
|2016||Guangzhou Evergrande||1–1||Jiangsu Suning||Tianhe Stadium, Guangzhou||48,562|
|Guangzhou Evergrande||2–2||Jiangsu Suning||Nanjing Olympic Sports Center, Nanjing||58,331|
|Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao won 3–3 on away goals.|
|2017||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||1–0||Shanghai SIPG||Hongkou Football Stadium, Shanghai||24,319|
|Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||2–3||Shanghai SIPG||Shanghai Stadium, Shanghai||39,552|
|Shanghai Greenland Shenhua won 3–3 on away goals.|
|2018||Beijing Sinobo Guoan||1–1||Shandong Luneng Taishan||Workers Stadium, Beijing||48,856|
|Beijing Sinobo Guoan||2–2||Shandong Luneng Taishan||Luneng Stadium, Jinan||45,666|
|Beijing Sinobo Guoan won 3–3 on away goals.|
|2019||Shandong Luneng Taishan||1–0||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||Jinan Olympic Sports Center Stadium, Jinan||44,177|
|Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||3–0||Shandong Luneng Taishan||Hongkou Football Stadium, Shanghai|
|Shanghai Greenland Shenhua won 3–1 on aggregate.|
|2020||Shandong Luneng Taishan||2–0||Jiangsu Suning||Suzhou Olympic Sports Centre, Suzhou|
|1||Shandong Luneng Taishan||6 (1995, 1999, 2004, 2006, 2014, 2020)||5 (1996, 2005, 2011, 2018, 2019)|
|2||Beijing Sinobo Guoan||5 (1985, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2018)||3 (1986, 2000, 2001)|
|Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||5 (1956, 1991, 1998, 2017, 2019)||3 (1995, 1997, 2015)|
|4||Dalian Shide||3 (1992, 2001, 2005)||4 (1990, 1999, 2003, 2006)|
|5||Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao||2 (2012, 2016)||2 (1991, 2013)|
|Liaoning||2 (1984, 1986)||2 (1998, 2002)|
|7||Tianjin TEDA||2 (1960, 2011)||1 (1956)|
|8||Jiangsu Suning||1 (2015)||3 (2014, 2016, 2020)|
|9||Guizhou Renhe||1 (2013)||1 (2012)|
|Chongqing Lifan||1 (2000)||0|
|Qingdao Jonoon||1 (2002)||0|
|13||Guangdong||0||4 (1960, 1984, 1985, 1992)|
|14||Sichuan First City||0||1 (2004)|
|Shanghai SIPG||0||1 (2017)|
|1995||Tang Xiaocheng||Jinan Taishan||6|
|Li Bing||Guangdong Winnerway|
|Song Yuming||Jinan Taishan|
|1997||Andrés Olivas||Beijing Guoan||4|
|Riffi Haddaoui||Guangzhou Apollo|
|1998||Wang Tao||Dalian Wanda||7|
|Zhang Yuning||Liaoning F.C.|
|1999||Mark Williams||Chongqing Huandao||6|
|2000||Milen Georgiev||Chongqing Longxin||7|
|2002||John Jairo Tréllez||Zhejiang Greentown||4|
|Li Jinyu||Liaoning F.C.|
|2003||Serhiy Nahornyak||Shandong Luneng Taishan||5|
|2004||Daniel Nannskog||Sichuan Guancheng||9|
|2005||Zou Jie||Dalian Shide||7|
|2006||Han Peng||Shandong Luneng Taishan||5|
|2012||Rafa Jordà||Guizhou Renhe||6|
|2013||Peter Utaka||Beijing Guoan||4|
|2014||Xiao Zhi||Henan Jianye||5|
|2015||Demba Ba||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||6|
|2016||Obafemi Martins||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||6|
|Eran Zahavi||Guangzhou R&F|
|Alex Teixeira||Jiangsu Suning|
|2017||Obafemi Martins||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua||6|
|2018||Jonathan Viera||Beijing Sinobo Guoan||5|
|1995||Fan Zhiyi||Shanghai Shenhua|
|1996||Su Maozhen||Jinan Taishan|
|1997||Shen Si||Shanghai Shenhua|
|1998||Hao Haidong||Dalian Wanda|
|1999||Su Maozhen||Shandong Luneng Taishan|
|2000||Wang Tao||Beijing Guoan|
|2011||Yu Dabao||Tianjin Teda|
|2012||Lucas Barrios||Guangzhou Evergrande|
|2013||Darío Conca||Guangzhou Evergrande|
|2014||Ryan McGowan||Shandong Luneng Taishan|
|2015||Demba Ba||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua|
|2016||Roger Martínez||Jiangsu Suning|
|2017||Cao Yunding||Shanghai Greenland Shenhua|
|2018||Zhang Xizhe||Beijing Sinobo Guoan|
|2012||Marcello Lippi||Guangzhou Evergrande|
|2013||Gong Lei||Guizhou Renhe|
|2014||Gao Hongbo||Jiangsu Sainty|
|2015||Dan Petrescu||Jiangsu Guoxin-Sainty|
|2016||Luiz Felipe Scolari||Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao|
|2011||Shandong Luneng Taishan|
|2012||Shandong Luneng Taishan|
|2015||Xinjiang Tianshan Leopard|
|2000||Wuhan Hongtao K|
|2015||Xinjiang Tianshan Leopard|
|Season||Sponsor||Annual Value||Official League Name|
|1995-2000||PHILIPS||PHILIPS China FA Cup|
|2001||Mexin Doors||￥10 million||Mexin Doors China FA Cup|
|2002||Fujifilm||￥7 million||Fujifilm China FA Cup|
|2003||Blue Ribbon Beer||￥8 million||Blue Ribbon Beer China FA Cup|
|2004||￥4.5 million||Blue Ribbon Beer China FA Cup|
|2011||Toshiba||￥10 million||Toshiba CFA Cup|
|2012||￥10 million||Toshiba CFA Cup|
|2013||￥10 million||Toshiba CFA Cup|
|2014||Yanjing Beer||￥20 million||Yanjing Beer CFA Cup|
|2015||￥20 million||Yanjing Beer CFA Cup|
|2016||￥20 million||Yanjing Beer CFA Cup|
|2017||￥20 million||Yanjing Beer CFA Cup|
|2018||￥20 million||Yanjing Beer CFA Cup|
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