The North-East View: Moreno, NOT Barcos, Joins Changchun

Hernan Barcos was widely expected to join Changchun Yatai, but a strange turn of events has occurred and this is no longer the case. The Argentina international, who has left Brazilian side Gremio, was reported to be moving back to the CSL with the North-East side. However, following a mystery about-turn, the former Shenhua striker […]

Gao Lin helps Evergrande sink 10-man Tianjin

A Gao Lin double helped Guangzhou Evergrande to a convincing 5-2 away victory over Tianjin Teda on Friday night, in a match that in which the champions twice saw their lead pegged back by the hosts. CHINESE SUPER LEAGUE ROUND 6 Tianjin Teda 2 Wang Xinxin 17′, Zhou Haibin 52′ Guangzhou Evergrande 5 Dong Xuesheng […]

WEARE CANTON News & Preview: Tianjin v Evergrande

Guangzhou Evergrande’s second away game of the season is a repeat of the only fixture they lost in the 2013 Chinese Super League: a trip to the Olympic Center Stadium to face Tianjin Teda. Initially met with cynical mutterings, last year’s unexpected 1-0 victory turned out to be the start of a late purple patch […]

Yuexiushan News and Preview: Tianjin Teda vs. Guangzhou R&F

Guangzhou R&F travel north to take on Tianjin TEDA on Sunday night as both sides kick-off their 2014 CSL campaigns. Can the visitors find an elusive away win or will it be Tianjin who hit the ground running? A new column for 2014, the Yuexiushan Report will endeavour to keep readers up to date with […]

Matic, Paartalu, Damjanovic and Joel Griffiths, the China Interview Part II

What is your impression of China? Can you use chop sticks? Do you speak Chinese? For too long the foreign football player in China has been subject to the same questions from interviewers and we at Wild East Football intend to remedy this situation by asking four players the questions that you the readers need […]