sport news Fonte endures underwhelming arrival as ONE fan greets him

Having won the European Championship with Portugal in 2016, Jose Fonte would have expected to arrive in China amid much fanfare. 

But it appears the defender, who has joined Dalian Yifang after a disastrous one-year spell at West Ham, has hardly set pulses racing out in the Far East with his arrival.

Fonte was greeted by just one fan after touching down at Shanghai Pudong Airport on Wednesday - but was more than happy to sign an autograph for the keen follower.

Jose Fonte was greeted by just one fan after touching down at Shanghai Pudong Airport 

Jose Fonte was greeted by just one fan after touching down at Shanghai Pudong Airport 

It appears the defender has hardly set pulses racing out in the Far East with his arrival

It appears the defender has hardly set pulses racing out in the Far East with his arrival

Supporters have previously turned up in their hundreds to welcome new signings to the Chinese Super League, with Oscar and Carlos Tevez among those to be mobbed.

But Fonte's move seems to have underwhelmed in China, and perhaps it is due to his struggles in the Premier League with West

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