2014 China League One Season Preview

Club Logos

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.

Guangdong Sunray Cave see off Tianjin Songjiang

Guangdong Sunray Cave and Tianjin Songjiang line up for the national anthem

Guangdong Sunray Cave 3 – 0 Tianjin Songjian

China League 1 (Round 24)

Dori 25, Li Jian 70, Awal 89

Attendance: 4,109

Guangdong Sunray Cave kept their promotion hopes alive with a deserved 3-0 win over a Tianjin Songjiang side who only came to life after the break.…

WEF Exclusive: Estonia International Taavi Rähn on life in China

Rahn against Forlan

Rarely do Wild East Football get the chance to cover lower than the Chinese Super League but when the opportunity presents itself to speak not only to a player in China League One but an international to boot, it’s too good to miss.

Shanghai East Asia Win Promotion After Critical Harbin Victory

0025116acb6911d153542b

Shanghai East Asia can start writing a new chapter in its young history after Saturday’s defiant, all-or-nothing performance earned them a 3-0 victory away to Harbin Yiteng.…

China League One – Choosing the best games in Round 27

china league one logo

Harbin Yiteng (4th) – Shanghai East Asia (1st)

Uh-oh. Having fallen to Wuhan Zull in a ninety minute theatrical production of a football match, now its time for East Asia to pick themselves up and take on Harbin in the latter’s final home game of the season.…

Shanghai East Asia fall to Wuhan Zull after farcical home loss

east asia v wuhan (Medium)

Shanghai East Asia surrendered their unbeaten home record in the worst possible way on Sunday after a 1-0 loss to second place Wuhan Zull.…

China League One: Choosing the best games in Round 26

china league one logo

Shanghai East Asia (1st) – Wuhan Zull (2nd)

Undoubtedly the game of the round and a fixture that could define the seasons of both teams, Sunday’s clash between the league’s two top teams couldn’t arrive at a more dramatic point given that they are only four games left to play in the China League One schedule.…

China League One: Picking the best games of Round 24

china league one logo

Shanghai East Asia (1st) vs. Chongqing FC (10th)

Having put second place Tianjin Songjiang to the sword in their previous game, Shanghai East Asia now have to keep things going against their guests from Chongqing.…

Late flurry seals the deal for East Asia in critical home victory

0025116bbfb211a46a7c28

Deft managing at a crucial point in the game was the difference in a nervy and often controversial match between Shanghai East Asia and the visiting Tianjin Sonjiang which the home side won 3-0.…

China League One: Picking the best games of Round 23

china league one logo

Shanghai East Asia (1st) – Tianjin Songjiang (2nd)

Uh-oh. Could this finally be the week that East Asia’s luck runs out?…