WEF Exclusive Interview: Manager Patrick Aussems leaves Chengdu Blades

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Chengdu Blades have a turbulent history which has been covered before for Wild East Football. This year the club

WEF Exclusive: Ex-Chengdu Blades coach Don O’Riordan talks Beckham and grassroots

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There are few better placed in China to evaluate the football scene than Don O’Riordan. Following a long career …

Street fighting Chongqing style

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The people of Chongqing are known for loving spicy food and having spicy personalities. For the second time this …

China League One Extra! Picking the best games in Round 24 (Make-Up Matches)

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Saturday, September 8th.

Harbin Yiteng (6th) – Wuhan Zull (2nd) 

Having achieved the improbable last week by beating Hunan …

Chengdu Blades – The Failed Experiment

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Chengdu Blades were met with huge fan fare when visiting Sheffield in 2007, they became the first foreign-owned Chinese …

Late flurry seals the deal for East Asia in critical home victory


Deft managing at a crucial point in the game was the difference in a nervy and often controversial match …

China League One: Picking the best games of Round 23

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Shanghai East Asia (1st) – Tianjin Songjiang (2nd)

Uh-oh. Could this finally be the week that East Asia’s luck …

China League One: Halfway Point Review

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It’s not just Bcheng who gets to run the rule over a patch of Chinese football. Whilst our man …

China League One: Picking the best games in Round 15

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Shenzhen Ruby (5th) – Hunan Xiangtao (2nd)

Another week, another must-win game for Shenzhen Ruby. The inaugural winners of …

Gritty East Asia Outlast Chengdu To Stay Top

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Shanghai East Asia remain the team to beat in China League One after a hard-fought away victory against Chengdu …