Ronaldinho sees red, but late strike gives Brazilians third place

Ronny Sees Red

Guangzhou Evergrande 2-3 Atletico Mineiro

FIFA Club World Cup Third/Fourth Place Playoff

Muriqui 9′, Conca (p) 15′; Tardelli 2′, Ronaldinho 45′, Luan 90(+1)’

An exciting contest was settled by an injury time goal as Atletico Mineiro beat Guangzhou Evergrande 3-2 to claim third place in the 2013 World Club Cup.…

Evergrande Defeat Al Ahly to Book Semi-Final Clash With Bayern Munich

Evergrande Team vs Al-Ahly

Guangzhou Evergrande 2-0 Al-Ahly

FIFA Club World Cup Quarter-final

Elkeson 49′, Conca 67′

In their first appearance in the FIFA Club World Cup, Guangzhou Evergrande defeated Egyptian giants Al Ahly 2-0 to set up a semi-final encounter against European champions Bayern Munich.…

Guangzhou Evergrande 2013 Squad – Ranking the Players

Evergrande First Eleven

After the second leg of the CFA final last Saturday, which saw Guizhou Renhe deny Guangzhou Evergrande the treble, four Evergrande supporters and sometime contributers to WEF (Damian, Piers, Fee, and GZBiffo) gathered to discuss which players had been most vital to their team’s incredible dominance of 2013.

Guizhou Renhe Claim CFA Cup Despite Loss at Tianhe

Sun Jihai receives CFA Cup

Guangzhou Evergrande 2-1 (2-3 agg.) Guizhou Renhe

CFA Cup Final, second leg

Feng Junyan 59′, Conca 61′; Yu Hai 27′

After a 2-0 victory in the home leg last weekend, Guizhou Renhe went to Tianhe Stadium knowing that if they scored one, their opponents would need four to deprive them of the CFA Cup.…

Evergrande Defeat Guoan Home and Away to Claim CFA Final Berth

Elkeson and Conca celebrate vs Guoan

CFA Cup Semi-final, both legs

Beijing Guoan 0-1 Guangzhou Evergrande

Muriqui 80′

Guangzhou Evergrande 6-3 Beijing Guoan

Elkeson 33′, Conca 43′, 89′, Zhang Linpeng 58′, Huang Bowen 78′, Muriqui 80′; Utaka 55′, 67′, 69′

Guangzhou Evergrande will face Guizhou Renhe in the final of the Chinese FA Cup after a resounding 7-3 aggregate victory over the country capital’s premier side.…

ACL Final Second Leg, Guangzhou Evergrande vs FC Seoul: View From the Press Box

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Guangzhou Evergrande 1-1 (agg. 3-3) FC Seoul

ACL Final Second Leg

Elkeson 58′; Damjanović 62′

Thanks to famed Korea-based football writer John Duerden, Wild East Football’s Guangzhou Evergrande correspondent GZBiffo managed to acquire a media pass for the second leg of the Asian Champions League final.

Conca scores brace in final CSL appearance for Evergrande

Concas Message

Guangzhou Evergrande 5-0 Wuhan Zall

Chinese Super League round 30

Elkeson 2′, 22′, Conca 6′, 76′, Gao Lin 80′

This game was everything you’d expect of a season-closer between the confirmed top and bottom placed teams of a league, especially one with a quality gap as large as the CSL.…

FC Seoul 2-2 Guangzhou Evergrande: Honours even in ACL final

Elkeson

FC Seoul 2-2 Guangzhou Evergrande
ACL Final First Leg
Escudero 12′, Damjanović 83′; Elkeson 20′, Gao Lin 59′

It was a chilly night in Seoul, with temperatures dropping into single digits for the first time in months, but all those fortunate enough to be inside the World Cup stadium were rewarded with a fine game of football between Asia’s two outstanding sides.…

Qingdao Staring Down the Barrel After Defeat in Guangzhou

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Guangzhou Evergrande 3-1 Qingdao Jonoon

Chinese Super League round 28

Huang Bowen 19′, Muriqui 39′, Conca 90+3′; Bruno Meneghel 64′

Guangzhou Evergrande were comfortable winners on Sunday night in a game that meant little to the league champions, preparing for their first ACL final appearance next weekend, but has left Qingdao Jonoon deep in relegation trouble.…

No Mercy! Evergrande Destroy Kashiwa Again En Route to First ACL Final

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Guangzhou Evergrande 4-0 (Agg. 8-1) Kashiwa Reysol

ACL Semi-final Second Leg

Elkeson 16′, Conca 57′, Muriqui 79′, 88′

After the weekend’s novel diversion of an all-Chinese line-up in their CSL game against Hangzhou Greentown, it was back to their swashbuckling South American troika and the rest of the regular starting eleven for Guangzhou Evergrande’s ACL semi-final match at Tianhe Stadium.…