Guangzhou Evergrande humbled at home by Changchun


Changchun Yatai emptied a cold bucket of WTF over Tianhe Stadium last night, as the unfancied dongbeiren scored three to hand Evergrande their first CSL home defeat in almost two years, and first in all competitions for a year.…

China transfer updates: 27 February 2014


A round-up of the leading Chinese Super League transfer news from the penultimate day of the window, with just 24 hours left until the registration deadline ahead of the 2014 season.…

Changchun Yatai sign Rafael Coelho

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Changchun Yatai have signed former Guangzhou R&F attacking midfielder Rafael Coelho on a free transfer. The 26-year-old Brazilian spent two years at Yuexiushan and scored a total of 25 goals in 54 games for the Cantonese side.

Changchun edge Shenhua to grab first victory in 2013


Changchun Yatai 1–0 Shanghai Shenhua
Chinese Super League Round 14
Isac 40
Attendance: 11,246

It took them 14 attempts but Changchun finally won their first game of 2013 as Shanghai Shenhua also lost their unbeaten away record in the north-east of China last night.…

Guangzhou Evergrande smash six past Changchun

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Guangzhou Evergrande 6-1 Changchun Yatai

Chinese Super League round 6

Elkeson 30, 44, 48, Young-Gwon Kim 35, Conca (pen) 74, Muriqui 90; Ze Carlos 70

Attendance: 32,467

Elkeson bagged his second hat-trick of the season as Evergrande beat Changchun 6-1 on a wet evening in Guangzhou.…

CSL Round 27: Attendance, highlights, and all the goals


The two kick-offs opening Round 27 of the CSL at 3.30 pm on Saturday had implications for the race to secure ACL football next season, and they also provided plenty of goals.…

Drogba Who? Foreigner Focus on Anzur Ismailov

Anzur Ismailov

Drogba Who? Wild East Football analyses those who have already made an impact on the Chinese Super League before this summer’s influx of football mega stars.

Evergrande’s lead grows as they cruise to victory in Changchun

hengda goal changchun

With Jiangsu struggling to earn a draw, Guangzhou Evergrande just kept cruising, earning a 2-1 victory against Changchun Yatai. Despite Changchun being the first team to beat Evergrande last season, they couldn’t match that feat this year, perhaps because they weren’t assisted by the elements like last season.…

Drogba sits out as Shenhua exit CFA cup on penalties


A shocking miss during normal time resulted in a frustrating CFA cup exit for Shanghai Shenhua as they went down 5-3 on penalties away to Changcun Yatai last night.…

An awayday in Changchun

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A couple weeks back, this reporter made the trip north to Changchun for Beijing Guoan’s clash against Changchun Yatai, a great trip that resulted in Guoan’s first away victory of the season.…