John Terry, 34, was invited by the Guangzhou Football Association to be an “ambassador of football culture”.
Chelsea skipper meets fans in China as part of his JT Captain China Tour to promote football culture in the East
He had earlier hosted a dinner at the swanky Ritz-Carlton Hotel and visited a football park.
Terry said: “I got invited over to be the ambassador of football and culture for the kids over here. As soon as we heard about it I wanted to come and meet the kids.
Premier League champions Chelsea have a large support throughout Asia, which took off when they sealed a Chinese website deal in 2007 that added more than 100million people to the club’s potential fanbase.