Guizhou’s eyebrow-raising ACL snub predictable says former Dalian star

Guizhou Renhe’s decision to field vastly under-strength side for their final ACL group match against Western Sydney Wanders (WSW) was predictable and the club’s own fault, says former Dalian Aerbin defender Daniel Mullen. The south-west China side were already eliminated before their final group match against the A-League side last week, and caused a stir […]

2014 China League One Season Preview

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. The likes of Guangzhou Evergrande, Jiangsu Sainty, Dalian Aerbin and Liaoning Whowin have passed through the league in […]

Ex-Shijiazhuang midfielder: Kim Young-Gwon opened door for Koreans

The great South Korean influx of 2014, as it could be termed, has seen several quality imports from across the East China Sea arrive to the Chinese Super League in the winter transfer window. It hasn’t gone unnoticed that these switches are occurring and the topic has been covered well by many Asia based journalists […]

Joel Griffiths returns to China with Qingdao Jonoon

Former Beijing Guoan and Shanghai Shenhua forward Joel Griffiths is to return to China with Qingdao Jonoon, Wild East Football can reveal. Australian media reported earlier this week that the 33-year-old would be leaving Sydney FC to head back to China but did not reveal which club. correspondent Peter Davis tweeted that Joel would be […]

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 holders, get together to rate each squad member’s contribution, or lack of, this season. This review doesn’t […]