Elkeson shines again as Evergrande overcome Aerbin


After a string of subdued performances, Guangzhou returned to their high-scoring ways against Dalian Aerbin, though the result itself was in the balance right up until injury time.…

Yan Xiangchuang leads deadline day casualties


Friday’s deadline day was one of frantic activity for many Chinese Super League sides, but failed to live up to the hopes of many players around the country who had hoped to secure first team football for the season ahead.…

Marcello Lippi signs new three-year Guangzhou Evergrande deal


Guangzhou Evergrande stole the CFA’s thunder on Friday afternoon, announcing a three-year contract extension for manager Marcello Lippi at the same time as Alain Perrin was being unveiled as the new coach of the national team.…

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.…

Yu Dabao extends Aerbin contract, rejects Evergrande move

yu dabao for aerbin

Just a few days after he had seemed certain to join Guangzhou Evergrande for a new Chinese domestic record of RMB 50 million but, in a surprise turn of events, Dalian Aerbin forward Yu Dabao has signed a new four-year deal with the Liaoning side.…

Muriqui helps Evergrande to victory in 100th game


Guangzhou Evergrande 3-0 Dalian Aerbin

Muriqui 37′, Conca 68′, Rong Hao 87′

Chinese Super League Round 20

Guangzhou Evergrande maintained their 14-point lead at the top of the top of the Chinese Super League on Monday night, with Brazilian forward Muriqui beginning the rout on the night that he and captain Zheng Zhi celebrated their 100th appearance for the Cantonese club.…

Iran defender Montazeri to join Aerbin in 2014 – report

According to reports in Iran, national team centre-back Pejman Montazeri has agreed a move to Chinese Super League side Dalian Aerbin for the 2014 season.…

Magnificent Seven: Jiang Ning's goals give R&F the win


Guangzhou R&F 3 – 2 Dalian Aerbin

China Super League Round 11

Jiang Ning 35′ 63’, Zhang Shuo ’56; Yu Hanchao’41, Peter Utaka’86

Winter signing Jiang Ning scored his first two goals for Guangzhou R&F on Saturday to hand them a victory over Dalian Aerbin.…

Death of an institution: The Dalian Shide Story

dalian cry (Small)

Last week one of the most popular Dalian Shide weibo news accounts made its final ever post, bidding a final farewell to the world, following the tragic demise of the club over the close season.

Evergrande do just enough to see off Dalian

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Dalian Aerbin 1-2 Guangzhou Evergrande
Chinese Super League round 5
Hoarau 72′ ; Elkeson 48′ Barrios 64′

Firstly, sorry if you’re expecting your usual correspondent GZ Biffo, he is at this very moment tormenting some poor R&F fans.…