Ding dong Camacho’s gone

The Chinese Football Association announced this afternoon that they fired manager Jose Antonio Camacho. There was much speculation the CFA would take this move after China’s disgraceful defeat to Thailand two weekends ago, but for awhile last week it seemed like this decision would be delayed. Last week, the CFA was leaking like a sieve, […]

WEF Exclusive: Yu Dabao talks playing in Europe & almost joining Evergrande

Last week, before China took on Holland in Beijing, Wild East Football sat down with Yu Dabao at the Chinese national team’s hotel. The 25 year old attacker was extremely comfortable and confident in addressing a variety of issues, including the differences between playing in Europe and China, his experience playing under Jose Antonio Camacho, […]

WEF Editorial: China has hit rock bottom, Camacho must go

Wild East Football failed to carry a match report on the China-Thailand game on Saturday, in part it’s due to some issues we were having with the website, in part it’s because it would be virtually impossible to write a straight, non-emotional piece on that match. As the Chinese Football Association (CFA) is spending the […]

China outclassed by Dutch trio in Beijing return

Holland’s superstars were just too much for a  10 man China as the national team put in a good effort but lose once again (view video highlights here). The match once again brings up a lot of questions about manager Jose Antonio Camacho’s selection policy as he did very little experimenting on the night. China’s […]

Camacho talks about future of Chinese football & his relationship with Lippi

Despite having a number of things on his mind, not the least picking the upcoming national team line-up, Jose Antonio Camacho sat down with The Beijing News on Monday and answered a number of questions about his time in charge of the national team, what he’s done, and China’s future. His comments about China making it […]