Changchun Yatai (Simplified Chinese: 长春亚泰) is a Chinesefootball team. It was founded on June 6, 1996 by Jilin Yatai Group at Changchun, Jilin. Their manager is Shen Xiangfu.The club failed to win promotion from the Yi Division, until they bought a position in the upper division with the Bayi Chaoneng team at 2000. The new team finished 5th and maintained an unbeaten record at home before finishing second the following season. However, the club did not get promoted to the Chinese Super League until 2006. They finished 1st in the CSL in 2007.They surprised everybody by winning the 2007 CSL title and will participate in the ACL 2008 along with Beijing Guoan, also making its debut.They will play the first game against Binh Duong (Vietnam team) at ACL on March 12.
Chinese Jia B Champion (2003)
Chinese Jia B runner-up (2005,2001)
Chinese Super League Champion (2007)
Adidas Youth League Champions: 2008
As of the end of 2008 season
All-time League rankings
in group stage
Changchun Yatai's promotion to Jia-A league was cancelled due to match fixing.