Beijing finds new way to disappoint against Tianjin


Beijing Guoan 2-2 Tianjin Teda
Chinese Super League Round 10
Kanoute 35′, 59′; Cao Yang 51′, Valencia 90’+2

Thou shalt not win: Beijing’s ceaseless Hongkou punishment continues

shenhua drog beat beijing

On a wet and steamy summer’s evening, the gods overlooking Hongkou Stadium threw down a cruel and unusual punishment …

Another sad night for Guoan at Hongkou

piao cheng shenhua

The Hongkou curse reared its ugly head once again on Saturday night as Beijing Guoan looked the better side …

Guoan 3-0 Shenhua: Summer blues begin


The following match report gives a Shenhua fan’s perspective on the China Derby. To get the view from the

View from the North: Beijing 3 – 0 Shanghai

a sad Wang Dalei with the Guoan players celebrating in the background

I hate midweek matches. I love midweek matches. The upside is that with work all day, I barely have …

Shandong on Championship brink

The Chinese Super League resumed last weekend after yet another break, this time for the Chinese national day holiday …

Shenhua press self-destruct button in action-packed China Derby

Shanghai Shenhua’s slender championship hopes were laid to rest in last night’s China Derby, as defensive botch-ups handed bitter …

“No surrender” to Beijing, say injury-ravaged Shenhua

It’s that time again – the Jing-Hu Dazhan (京沪大战), or “China Derby” between Beijing Guoan and Shanghai Shenhua.

Both …

Hongkou goes berserk as Shenhua beat bitter rivals Beijing 3-2

Shanghai Shenhua and Beijing Guoan conjured up an absolutely fantastic game of football on Saturday night, stirring Hongkou stadium …

The big one: Shanghai Shenhua v Beijing Guoan

China’s biggest grudge match is even spicier than usual today. For the first time ever, Beijing Guoan come to …