Tag: Didier Drogba

Yanbian’s Gambian sensation: “No-one back home wanted me to come to China, but they are all CSL fans now”

Astronomical transfer fees on big names has seen the Chinese Super League dominate world football headlines this year but one of the biggest impacts made by a foreign player in China has come from a complete unknown. Last… Read More

Shanghai Shenhua player ratings 2012 – Wang Dalei the standout performer

With another dreadful season behind them, Shanghai Shenhua are left lying in the dirt licking their wounds yet again as the dust from CSL 2012 settles. Shenhua correspondents Steve Crooks and Cameron Wilson, both north terrace season ticket… Read More

“Where’s the championship?” Shenhua fans protest after win over Qingdao

Shanghai Shenhua 3-0 Qingdao Joonon CSL Round 30 Drogba 74, Song Boxuan 81, Griffiths 83 A surprisingly good end-of-season match at Hongkou Stadium saw Shanghai Shenhua run out 3-0 winners over Qingdao in a one-sided affair notable for… Read More

CSL ROUND 29: ATTENDANCE, HIGHLIGHTS, AND ALL THE GOALS

All games of the second-last round of the 2012 season kicked off on Saturday at 3.30 pm. While Guangzhou Evergrande used home advantage to secure a second championship title in a row, Henan Jianye  finally got relegated to… Read More