2014 China League One Season Preview

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The 2014 China League One season kicked off last weekend with two more teams looking to reach the Chinese Super League and follow in the footsteps of last season’s champions Henan Jianye and runners up Harbin Yiteng.

CFA Cup final: Evergrande recover to share first leg spoils with Guizhou

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Guizhou Renhe 1-1 Guangzhou Evergrande

CFA Cup Final 1st leg

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Marcello Lippi’s Guangzhou Evergrande side took a step closer to securing a domestic double on Saturday with a 1-1 away draw at Guizhou Renhe in the first-leg of the Chinese FA Cup final 2012, despite finishing the match with just 10-men.…

Wu Lei Brace Helps East Asia Blunt Chengdu Blades

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A decisive seventy-seventh minute penalty from Wu Lei helped get the home-coming party started on Sunday as Shanghai East Asia left it late to beat a plucky Chengdu Blades outfit 3-2.…

Shanghai East Asia Win Promotion After Critical Harbin Victory

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Shanghai East Asia can start writing a new chapter in its young history after Saturday’s defiant, all-or-nothing performance earned them a 3-0 victory away to Harbin Yiteng.…

China League One – Choosing the best games in Round 27

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Harbin Yiteng (4th) – Shanghai East Asia (1st)

Uh-oh. Having fallen to Wuhan Zull in a ninety minute theatrical production of a football match, now its time for East Asia to pick themselves up and take on Harbin in the latter’s final home game of the season.…

Shanghai East Asia fall to Wuhan Zull after farcical home loss

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Shanghai East Asia surrendered their unbeaten home record in the worst possible way on Sunday after a 1-0 loss to second place Wuhan Zull.…

China League One: Choosing the best games in Round 26

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Shanghai East Asia (1st) – Wuhan Zull (2nd)

Undoubtedly the game of the round and a fixture that could define the seasons of both teams, Sunday’s clash between the league’s two top teams couldn’t arrive at a more dramatic point given that they are only four games left to play in the China League One schedule.…

Shanghai East Asia Leave It Late To Silence Hohhot Dongjin

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An 81st minute strike from captain Wang Shenchao give Shanghai East Asia a priceless 1-0 victory over the struggling Hohhot Dongjin on Sunday night, restoring the home side’s four point lead at the top of the table in what was a scrappy, frenetic and remarkable game.…

China League One: Picking the best games in Round 25

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Wuhan Zull (2nd) – Beijing Baxy (16th)
Baxy are beginning to sink into the mire at the bottom of China League One and with a four point difference between themselves and the teams above them in the relegation dogfight, things are becoming increasingly desperate for the Beijing outfit.…

Wasteful East Asia nullified by robust Chongqing FC

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Wasteful finishing, inspired goal keeping and some terrible gamesmanship from both teams were all critical factors in Shanghai East Asia’s 0-0 draw with the visiting Chongqing FC on Saturday.…