THE HAGUE Air Max TN Sale , March 6 (Xinhua) -- Chinese forward Zhang Yuning scored his first goal, also the maiden goal for a Chinese footballer, in Dutch top flight league on Sunday, propolling Vitesse Arnhem to a 2-1 victory over Roda JC.

The 19-year-old scored the winner in the 91st minute, three minutes after he was pitched on as a substitute when Vitesse Arnhem and Roda JC seemed to see the game end with a 1-1 draw.

Zhang received a cross from the right and headed in the winner in stoppage time, collecting three points away for Vitesse Arnhem Air Max 2018 Sale , which is lifted to sixth place on the table after the match, one point behind FC Utrecht and 15 points behind league leader PSV Eindhoven.

The Chinese striker, who joined the Dutch club last July, becomes the first ever Chinese to find the net in the Dutch league. Zhang, considered as a future soccer star by Chinese national team interim coach Gao Hongbo, was called up to national team the first time in February for China's remaining two World Cup qualifiers against Maldives and Qatar.

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"I did not expect much when I was put on as a substitute and I just needed to do my best to play my time well. It's really a gift for me to see a goal under my name," Zhang said after match.

"What's really important for us is the full three points. What matters to me and my team is the victory."

GENEVA, May 18 (Xinhua) -- The Swiss Federal Office of Justice (FOJ) reported Wednesday that former president of the Nicaraguan Football Federation Julio Rocha was extradited to New York Wednesday under escort of two U.S. law enforcement officers who took charge of him at Zurich airport.

Rocha is the last of nine FIFA officials to be extradited after arrests were carried out in May and December last year in Switzerland following a crisis which shook the world football's governing body amid allegations of fraud, bribery and money laundering.

While the extraditions proceedings have now been concluded, FOJ indicated that legal assistance proceedings between Swiss and U.S. authorities are still ongoing.

"Further to a U.S. request for legal assistance of March 6, 2015, as well as four supplementary requests, the FOJ has had an extensive body of banking records obtained for the U.S. authorities," the office said in a statement.

"Based on eight partial final rulings, which were not challenged, the FOJ has been able to hand banking records over to the U.S. authorities on a continuous basis since the end of December 2015," it added.

Pending appeals against an additional 18 partial final rulings, a further extensive collection of banking records should be made available to U.S. authorities in June.

FOJ indicated that conforming to U.S. requests for legal assistance, the FOJ has frozen approximately 80 million U.S. dollars in 13 bank accounts.

VILNIUS, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- The changeover to euro means both benefits and obligations for Lithuania, the last of the three Baltic states to join the monetary union in 2015.

Lithuanian people, businesses and high officials are favoring the step as indication of deeper Lithuania's European integration which is crucial to further the country's financial stability and competitiveness.

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Joining the European single currency "gives a better buffer towards geopolitical tensions," European Economic Affairs Commissioner Jyrki Katainen told reporters in capital Vilnius, where he was taking part in the conference "The Euro in Lithuania: One Market, One Currency, Common Future" this week.

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"Reviving growth, boosting competitiveness, safeguarding financial stability - these are the top three tasks for the euro area today. And, in my view Nike Air Max 2018 Sale Clearance , Lithuania has good potential to contribute to getting ahead in all three directions," he added.

Lithuania is one of the fastest growing economies in the EU. After taking into account the impact of the recent trade restrictions due to Russia's embargo on the EU's food imports, the Bank of Lithuania forecasts 2.9 percent real GDP growth in 2014 and 3.3 percent next year.

Lithuania, along with its Baltic neighbours Latvia and Estonia, adopts the euro from a strong and sustainable basis. The main macroeconomic indicators of Lithuania are exceeding the pre-crisis level and no major imbalances or cyclical gaps are being observed, Vasiliauskas noted.

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Consolidation measures were implemented during the peak of the crisis, therefore, societies were convinced it was necessary for pursued result, he noted.

"The Baltic states have demonstrated that it is possible to overcome the setbacks, even without devaluation of its own currency," Draghi said.

Nevertheless Air Max TN Sale Clearance , Lithuania's work in addressing its main economic tasks is not finished with joining the euro zone, officials agree. Staying on the track of financial self-discipline is a key prerequisite .