McKINNA AND GRIFFITHS WELCOMED IN CHINA

New Jets CEO Lawrie McKinna and club legend Joel Griffiths have received a warm welcome in China.

The pair has travelled to Beijing and Shenzhen to attend media conferences, announcing Ledman Group’s takeover of the Newcastle A-League club.

Owner and chairman Martin Lee and FFA boss David Gallop were also on hand, to address around 100 media representatives.