Wang Gang is a Chinese forward currently playing for Shandong Luneng in the Chinese Super League. He was born on 17 February 1989 in Tianjin, China.
Wang was groomed at the youth academy of his hometown club Tianjin Locomotive in between 1999 and 2007. In the 2007/08 season, he played for the youth team of the Portuguese top-flight side Benfica.
Gang signed his first professional contract with Portuguese second-division club Chaves in 2008. The next year he joined Beira-Mar and helped them to win the Liga de Honra and break into the Primeira Liga. After a successful season in the Portuguese top flight, the striker returned to China and joined Shandong Luneng where he plays today.
Wang Gang was part of the national U17 team who won the AFC U-17 Championship in 2004. He won a full cap for China in a match against Portugal on 3 March 2010.
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