Guangdong and Qingdao play out disappointing draw

Mao Jianqing pounced on a Guangdong defensive error to give Qingdao the lead in a dull first half between two sides who are tipped to be competing for promotion to the CSL. The game livened up in the second half and Petar Jelic equalised with a powerful header to open his scoring account for the […]

Previewing the sides: Beijing Guoan

We’re just days away from the kickoff of the 2013 Chinese Super League season. As we lead up to the start of the new season, we’ll preview a number of the side, starting off with the capital’s team. The manager: The controversial and excitable Jaime Pacheco is gone after two seasons in which the club […]

Grading Guoan: Handing out grades for 2012

The 2012  season has come to an end and most Beijing Guoan fans have to be happy with the team’s results, despite struggling in the Asian Champions League and the CFA Cup, the club finished third and will be back in Asia next year. goes down the roster and hands out report cards to the […]

View from the North: Guoan earns first victory in five years over Shandong

Friday night under the lights of Worker’s Stadium is quickly becoming a special time for Beijing Guoan fans, as their club once again came up victorious against a traditional rival, this time defeating Shandong Luneng 2-1. The win was all the more special as its the first over Shandong since 2007. As expected, the match […]

View From the North: Beijing Guoan 3-2 Shanghai Shenhua

Gulp! Burp! Argh! @)#(*)@(*$#)(#)IQ$! That’s how I’m feeling right now after a very rough weekend of celebrating and drinking first with Guoan supporters, then with the “Blue Devils” and finally tonight with a few Brisbane supporters, who took it easy on me. That’s why it took so long for this report to finally get posted. […]