Veteran coach Marcello Lippi lasted six months in his second spell in charge of China, who have appointed Li Tie as his replacement.
Veteran coach Marcello Lippi's second stint in charge of China lasted just six months as he resigned on Thursday.
Australia took control of Group B in World Cup qualifying with a 1-0 defeat of Jordan in Amman.
Australia named a 24-man squad for their World Cup qualifier against Jordan later this month.
Harry Souttar joined Adam Taggart and Jackson Irvine in scoring doubles in a big win for Australia over minnows Chinese Taipei.
Gianni Infantino looked on but there were no fans in attendance as North Korea and South Korea drew 0-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.
Paulo Bento says South Korea are suitably prepared for their rare clash with North Korea.
After leading Australia to victory over Nepal in Canberra, Jamie Maclaren revelled in the "best feeling" he has experienced in football.
Harry Souttar and Jamie Maclaren grabbed the goals for Australia in a routine victory over Nepal in Canberra.
Australia will be without defender Trent Sainsbury for their World Cup qualifiers this month.