Guangzhou Evergrande poised for 6th consecutive CSL title – but what else will be decided this weekend?

With the Chinese Super League playing its third last round of the 2016 season this weekend, WEF takes a look at what still has to be decided this season. CSL Title Race Guangzhou Evergrande will win their sixth consecutive CSL title against Yanbian Funde at home on Sunday if they win, or if Jiangsu Suning lose against […]


North Terrace News: Shenhua stumble to Hangzhou

It’s the CSL’s big Tim Cahill Derby on Sunday, as third-place Shenhua stutter towards the finish line with a trip to relegation-threatened Hangzhou Greentown. Will the curse of Huanglong finally be broken? Uneasy favorites freeze again There’s something not quite right with the mentality of Shenhua, and there hasn’t been for years – the charitable […]


League One Round 29 Wrap: Baise heroics in Guizhou take 3-way promotion race to last day; Jonoon relegated

Another wild and unpredictable League One season is drawing to an end and the penultimate round of fixtures provided plenty of drama. A stoppage time winner in Guiyang means a three-way tie at the top of the table going into the final week of the season and old Super League stalwarts Qingdao Jonoon were relegated […]


North Terrace News: Shenhua welcome Henan with ACL qualification theirs to lose

Sunday evening sees Shanghai Shenhua start their sprint for the line with the visit of Henan Jianye – a win against their mid-table opponents will see the Hongkou side put one foot in next season’s Asian Champions League. Can the boys in blue hold their nerve and see out an impressive end to a dramatic 2016 […]

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Xihu Insider: Shock win over Jiangsu sees Greentown take on Guangzhou R&F with the chance to all but secure CSL safety

Left pleasantly humbled by a complete reversal of the prediction of a 0-3 defeat, Xihu Insider looks back at a pulsating round 26 victory over Jiangsu Suning before Greentown head to Guangzhou to take on an R&F side with little to play for as the climax of the season approaches. Home fans can’t believe their […]


Hong Kong Round Up: Singapore and Cambodia Defeated as National Team Prepare for EAFF Qualifiers

Hong Kong have continued their preparations for November’s EAFF Cup (East Asian Football Federation)  second round qualifiers against Guam, Chinese Taipei and North Korea with a comprehensive 2-0 friendly win over a lacklustre Singapore at Mong Kok stadium. The caretaker manager of Singapore is V. Sundramoorthy, the former Tampines Rovers and Lions XII manager, has […]